Happy ‘Take A Walk in the Park’ Day!

Did you know that TODAY is National Take a Walk in the Park Day? Whether you’ve ever observed it or not, it’s held annually on March 30th. An ‘unofficial’ national holiday, it was started many years ago to encourage people to get out and enjoy parks, nature, and their surroundings. In case you’re not sure how to best observe this … Read more

Save The Date – Global Meetings Industry Day 2017

For any business, meetings are a fantastic way to bring employees together, relay information and make the most of the time that you have together. Meetings are also one of the most efficient ways for people to come together and move projects or new ideas forward. Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) is the day created to celebrate the ‘power … Read more

Five Steps To Achieving Zero Email Inbox Happiness

Is your inbox overflowing with unopened messages, notifications, or emails that you haven’t responded to? This can be a problem for several reasons. Some people find it stressful to see hundreds of unread messages. Which then leads to another problem: losing important information in all the clutter. This could include missing vital notifications or work-related emails, or … Read more

Meet Stephanie Carter From Our AMA Atlanta Conference Center

It’s a brand new year! We’re off and running for what we’re expecting to be an exciting year of meetings and events at each of our AMA Conference Centers. Kicking off January with a team focus, we connected with Customer Service Coordinator, Stephanie Carter at the AMA Conference Center in Atlanta. Stephanie is on the front line in working … Read more

Plan Your Meeting With Pinterest

AMA Executive Conference Centers is now on Pinterest! As we’ve begun to build our boards it’s easy to see how one can plan their entire life on this platform. We love how Pinterest is a social sharing platform that’s every bit as useful as a life planning tool as it is for event and meeting … Read more

Three Must-Have Apps For Meeting Planners

  Each and every day there are mobile applications that pop onto the ‘app’ scene focused on the needs of meeting and event planners. With so many app choices offering a variety of tasks it can get quite over-whelming. But don’t let app selection stress you out…we’re here to help with the top three ‘must-have’ recommendations from our AMA Executive … Read more

Meeting Etiquette That Will Make You a Gold Star Attendee!

We know that AMA Executive Conference Center blog readers aren’t always the meeting planner…sometimes they’re the meeting attendee! Being a good meeting guest is just as important a task as is planning a meeting. To help you become the attendee that gets a ‘gold star’ for being both professional and productive we’re sharing 5 etiquette tips on the … Read more

Summer Food Trends At AMA Conference Centers

Warmer weather. Fun in the sun. And a feeling that things are just a little bit more laid back than other times of the year. These are just a few reasons we enjoy Summer meeting season at AMA Executive Conference Centers! And just how Summer fashion changes, so too is our experience with food requests for summertime meetings. … Read more

Stress Management Tips For Meeting Planners

Life as a meeting planner can be both highly rewarding and incredibly stressful. However, there ways to achieve balance and cut through the stress so that you feel good physically and satisfied mentally about what you do. Enjoy these five tips that our AMA Executive Conference Center team find to be most helpful for reducing stress while planning a successful meeting! ORGANIZATION IS CRUCIAL … Read more

Top Notch Meeting Space In The Washington, D.C. Area

Located in beautiful Arlington, Virginia, the AMA Washington Area Conference Center is a unique meeting and conference venue with convenient access to one of the most historic cities in the United States. Positioned directly across the Potomac River from downtown Washington, D.C., this AMA Executive Conference Center offers meeting planners opportunities they would be hard-pressed to find in … Read more