50 Ways to Save Money Planning Meetings

50 Ways to Save Money Planning Meetings

Here are 50 ways to cut costs when planning your next meeting.

Tips for achieving cost savings through a combination of reducing expenses, avoiding costs, and good negotiating, courtesy of Dorie Deebold, managing director, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Philadelphia, and Rick Kauffman, business development manager, ITA Group:

1. Choose your locations wisely. Look for hot dates, off-season rates, and lower-tier destinations.
2. Be flexible with travel patterns.
3. Use electronic communications instead of print.

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