5 Common Meeting Room Setups: Pros & Cons

When it comes to choosing a meeting room setup, there are many factors to consider. What type of meeting is it? How much participation will be asked of the attendees? But have no fear: the options are many, and you will be sure to find the perfect fit for your next business meeting. Here are … Read more

Bringing in the Chinese Lunar New Year in NYC and San Francisco

Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is the new year based on a lunar calendar. The date of Chinese New Year varies but falls between January 21st and February 20th, depending on the new moon. In 2018, Chinese New Year falls on February 15th-16th, but celebrations last for up to a month. … Read more

Consider These Top 10 Reasons For A Staff Retreat

In today’s digital age, companies are realizing the importance a staff retreat can play in the overall health of their company and its employees. They are recognizing that teams need to take the time to walk away from the office and experience something different as a group. At AMA Executive Conference Centers we see the … Read more

The San Francisco International Airport Serves AMA San Francisco

The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is one of the busiest airports in the United States: more than fifty million passengers make their way through its gates each year. SFO is in an optimal location for visits to the West Coast and those visiting the AMA San Francisco Executive Conference Center. It’s also convenient for … Read more

Choose Atlanta for Your Next Corporate Meeting

Considering destination locations for your next corporate meeting or training event? Consider Atlanta! Atlanta is a city that offers luxurious hotels, a variety of restaurants, and numerous activities to accommodate team and attendee needs. At the Atlanta AMA Conference Center, we treat meetings with the highest priority and provide all business needs during our client’s and … Read more

Tips to Help You Manage Your Remote Team

The internet is such an important and useful tool that many businesses are quickly learning to use it to their full advantage. One thing that has emerged recently is hiring remote workers, or employees who collaborate online with other team members who are in other cities or countries. It allows businesses to hire talent from … Read more

Getting Your Team Back On Track After The Holidays

It’s not easy to come back to work motivated after a fun season of holiday cheer, short weeks, and festive distractions. Suddenly workdays seem longer and Friday is so far away. Your team is probably in a slump now that the holiday parties and Secret Santas are gone until next year, so you’ll want to … Read more

Bringing Sustainability into Your Meetings

One major issue that has been rising to the top of businesses’ priorities is sustainability. A Pew Research Center poll revealed that 74 percent of Americans believe “the country should do whatever it takes to protect the environment.” As more and more people become environmentally conscious in America, the environment should be at the top … Read more

Coming to San Francisco: SPIE Photonics West 2018

SPIE Photonics West 2018, the world’s largest annual event for the photonics, laser, and biomedical optics industries, comes to the Moscone Center in San Francisco, January 27th to February 1st. The conference features two free exhibitions, where over 20,000 attendees will convene and learn about the latest research and cutting edge products. There will be opportunities to … Read more

A Millennial’s Insight: Working Alongside A Millennial On A Multi-Generational Team

Millennials (also known as Generation Y) are the demographic cohort following Generation X. While there is some dispute on the precise dates for when this generation begins and ends, demographers typically use the early 1980s as a starting birth year and the mid-1990s to early 2000s to define them. Many people of other generations are … Read more