Every fall, Corporate Meetings & Incentives surveys incentive planners about their activities for the past year and expectations for the coming one. This year, despite tough financial times, companies still spent an average $2,394 per qualifier on incentive trips.
But averages are only a part of the story. More than 27 percent of respondents spent more than $3000 per qualifier; 7 percent spent $5,000 or more.
On the low end, 4 percent actually spent less than $500, and a l