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Planner Pain Points: How to Manage Meeting Logistics

Planner Pain Points: How to Manage Meeting Logistics

Sourcing is just one of many logistical steps along the way to a memorable event. The event professionals Groups360 surveyed last year also recounted their experiences with the ongoing pandemic and how that’s forced them to change their approach to meeting planning. Here are three planner pain points when it comes to meeting and event logistics.

Planner Pain Points: How to Manage Sourcing Overwhelm

Planner Pain Points: How to Manage Sourcing Overwhelm

The paradox of too many choices means it takes too much time to narrow down the options. So how do you deal with the overwhelm of sourcing? Groups360 has commissioned interviews with meeting planners from corporations, associations and trade societies across the U.S. Our goal was to better understand your sourcing journeys. Read on for the five top five pain points when dealing with sourcing overload, according to your industry peers, along with the empowering alternative you’ll find in GroupSync.

Direct Booking Has Finally Arrived

Direct Booking Has Finally Arrived

Since the earliest days of our company, we’ve had the goal of being the first to provide direct booking to the hospitality industry. Well, that day has finally arrived. Groups360 is proud to introduce GroupSync Engage. Now, for the first time in the hospitality industry, hotels can allow event planners to book guest rooms, meeting space or both in a secure, convenient, online transaction.

Planner Pain Points: Low-Tech Tools and Legacy Sourcing Systems

Planner Pain Points: Low-Tech Tools and Legacy Sourcing Systems

In early 2020, Groups360 commissioned interviews with meeting planners from corporations and associations across the U.S. to better understand their sourcing journeys. Below are the top five pain points when dealing with low-tech tools and legacy sourcing systems, according to your industry peers, along with the empowering alternative you’ll find in GroupSync.

GroupSync: The Empowering Alternative to Legacy Sourcing Systems

GroupSync: The Empowering Alternative to Legacy Sourcing Systems

Join us for our next webinar — GroupSync: The Empowering Alternative to Legacy Sourcing Systems. In this free 30-minute presentation, discover a powerful alternative to legacy sourcing systems that creates a simpler, more effective RFP for post-pandemic event planning.

How to Track Reopenings by Country, State and Venue

How to Track Reopenings by Country, State and Venue

Even though most events originally planned for 2020 have been canceled, event planners are actively sourcing and booking events for later this year and into 2021. Groups360 is as ready as the rest of our industry peers to resume meetings and events. To assist with planning efforts, we’ve compiled a list of resources for how countries and U.S. states are reopening for business, travel and in-person gatherings.