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Fun for fun’s sake is passé in the current biz climate. But fun with a purpose? Now that’s a hoot. A 64 JOY The of lliances were formed. Ideas of who was good at what and who possessed what skills were shattered. A winner was declared, and a good time was had by all. Search Mojo’s first-ever “amazing race” was a wrap. While the producers of the other Amazing Race try to drum up TV ratings with their contest, Search Mojo’s event producer had one very specific goal in mind for the company event: “We’ve gone canoeing and that’s fun. We’ve gone bowling. That’s fun,” says Janet Driscoll Miller, Search Mojo’s president and CEO. But all that fun was missing something: true team building. A friend suggested sending employees on a smart phone app-based scavenger hunt. The idea was a perfect fit for the tech-minded, search engine-marketing firm. one+ WO BY JENNA SCHNUER 02.11

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of One + February 2011

One + February 2011
Energy of Many
The Productivity Cloud
MPIWeb Connect
Events for Life
Gateway to the Future
Top Spots
It Was Not Interesting
The Wrong Words
Up to Snuff
That’s Enough Facebook
Super Foods to the Rescue
Shoring Resources
Jack and Smoke
Accidentally on Purpose
Staying on Top of Tech
The Joy of Work
Plan to Run
Productivity on the Go
Angel of the Favelas
Your Community
Making a Difference
Until We Meet Again
MPI’s 2011 Meeting Guide to Canada
Banff Centre
Ottawa Tourism
Tourisme Montréal
The Buzz
InterContinental Canada
Caesars Windsor
Vintage Hotels
The Great Green North
Whistler, British Columbia
Meetings and Conventions Calgary
Scotiabank Convention Centre

One + February 2011