Join us for the 30-Minute Monday series where a subject matter expert and moderator sit down for a hard-hitting, jam-packed 30-minute conversation about the topics you need to know to start your week. No slides, no long lectures, just facts, tips, and tricks to help you take your events and business to the next level. Can’t make it? 30-Minute Monday will be available on-demand the next business day. Check out our new 30-Minute Mondays tab under “Digital Education” at academy.mpi.org to access.
The Freelance Marketplace has long played an integral role in the Meetings Industry. As Corporate Event Teams and 3rd Party Agencies work to rebuild, the value of our industry's gig economy is now greater than ever. The Great Resignation has seen 5 million people leave the labor force since the dawn of the pandemic. How can your team efficiently reconfigure with live meeting volumes increasing by the day? How can freelance Meeting Planners best market themselves and capitalize on their talents? This session will invite interaction as we talk about how to best leverage a variable workforce in ramping up after the pandemic, from the perspectives of both Corporate Event Teams and the working freelancer.