New York City is a lot of things, but inexpensive is not one of them.
That left the National Speakers Association, which is holding its 2008 annual convention in the Big Apple, in a bit of a bind. “You don't want to do less of a meeting because you can't afford it,” says Stacy Tetschner, executive vice president of Tempe, Ariz.-based NSA. But, he adds, you also don't want to let the added expense cut into profits. The answer: Find new ways to gener