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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Meeting and Event Planning, 2nd Edition by Robin E. Craven, Lynn Johnson Golabowski

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Chapter 4
Meeting Industry Resources: Who Ya Gonna Call?
In This Chapter
• Identify valuable resources for meeting and event planners
• Discover how to find and contact industry resources
• Understand what industry resources can and cannot do for you
• Create your own resource network
 
The meetings industry has a multitude of organizations that supply a product or service for professional planners and novices alike, but how do you know where to find them?
Beyond contacting colleagues and industry experts for advice, resources can be tapped from contacting websites, associations, trade publications, convention and visitors bureaus, destinations, management companies, national sales offices, meeting management companies, and more. This chapter is ...

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