Most good meeting professionals know how much their meetings cost. But do they know how much their meeting contracts cost? Do they know that there are many hidden expenses buried in "standard clauses" just waiting to break the budget? While identifying those hidden costs won't necessarily eliminate them, it can help to plan for them, or, better still, to lessen them or to negotiate them out altogether.
Show Me the Costs So what are these hidden costs? Some aren't so very hidden, like