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Stressed Out? Self-Help Tips To Get Back in Balance

Posted on December 9, 2014 in MC2 Insights

There’s no denying that working in the marketing and exhibit-planning industries can be stressful. You may often find yourself working long hours and constantly having to defend the value of your work to higher-ups. Over time, this stress can lead to burnout on the job. […]

Stop Being Miserable at Work

Posted on January 8, 2013 in Get More Done

Making the intolerable tolerable by Brazen Life – jobs.aol.com Is your job wearing you down? Do you dread going into the office? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you’ve obviously fallen out of love with what you do or where you do […]

Distracted at Work?

Posted on July 3, 2012 in Get More Done

Five ways to stay focused by Dan Fastenberg – jobs.aol.com Event professionals are busy people. Besides everything you have to try to accomplish, you also have to deal with the inevitable distractions. In addition to the people stopping by with “just one question” or for […]

Want to Increase Your Happiness Level?

Posted on December 1, 2011 in Get More Done

Five tips that are sure to help by Dr. John Grohol – huffingtonpost.com The pursuit of happiness. It’s guaranteed in the Constitution. So, why do so many of us find this emotion so elusive? Drugs and special diets don’t help. Self-help books product varying, transient […]

2011: The Year of Work-Life Balance

Posted on January 21, 2011 in Get More Done

Ah, a new year. New beginnings. New shows. And new headaches? This year, try to find a way to have a real life away from the stress and pressures of work. It’s not as hard as it seems. Just commit yourself to these 10 resolutions — or at least a couple of them.

Let’s Do Lunch

Posted on January 20, 2011 in Get More Done

Work, work, work. If you’re like most exhibit and event professionals, you’re probably busy doing a thousand things and working fairly non-stop every day. But all this effort may actually decrease your productivity. It’s time for you to take a break, even if it’s just for one hour a day.

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Meeting Planners

Posted on January 10, 2011 in Get More Done

January 1st doesn’t just mark the beginning of a new year. For event and exhibit professionals, it signals another round of updating booths, printing new materials and deciding which events to participate in. With so much going on, it can be difficult to find a balance between your personal life and work. But you can do it by following 10 easy steps.