Government Connections - Winter 2010 - (Page 5)

G 06 09 40 42 44 45 46 GOVERNMENT CONNECTIONS What’s Inside Society of G Govern Government Meeting Professionals CONNECT TO GOVERNMENT MEETINGS. Winter 2010, Volume 2, Issue 2 29 IN EVERY ISSUE President’s Letter Editor’s Letter SGMP Nation Membership News Conference Connection Advertisers’ Index The Meeting Minute DEPARTMENTS 13 Going Places Washington, DC 33 39 FEATURES 29 The Per Diem Pendulum GSA sets new per diem rates. 15 Education Edge Maintaining CEU Credits 30 Contact Sport vs. Meeting Professionals A look at the physical game plans. 16 That’s Technology SGMP Nation Live 33 Raining Cats & Dogs The story of how two government organizations worked together through a hotel flood. 19 Supplier Strategy Thawing the Cold Call 21 Plan Green Recycling and Sustainability for Food and Beverage 35 Are You Planning to Fail? You are if you fail to plan! 22 Travel Tips and Trends Flying First Class 37 7 Deadly Sins of Small Meetings Tips for getting the most out of your small meetings. 25 Good to Know Check out past issues of Government Connections online at www.sgmp.org. Planner Power Negotiating Tips 38 Registration Don’t let it be a turn-off. 27 Dieting on a Per Diem Holiday Food Choices 39 Meeting Follow-Up is Key to Success What happens after is almost as important as what happens during the meeting. 16 13 www.sgmp.org 5 http://www.sgmp.org http://www.sgmp.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Winter 2010

Government Connections - Winter 2010
Table of Contents
President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going Places
Education Edge
That’s Technology
Supplier Strategy
Plan Green
Travel Tips and Trends
Good to Know
Dieting on a Per Diem
The Per Diem Pendulum
Contact Sport vs. Meeting Professionals
Raining Cats & Dogs
Are You Planning to Fail?
7 Deadly Sins of Small Meetings
Registration
Meeting Follow-Up is Key to Success
SGMP Nation
Membership News
Conference Connection
Advertisers’ Index
The Meeting Minute

Government Connections - Winter 2010

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