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A Time for Change (Please Read this with Your Family & Friends on this Thanksgiving Holiday.)

A Time for Change (Please Read this with Your Family & Friends on this Thanksgiving Holiday.)

This year Americans will consume: 51 million turkeys, equaling 2,266 Statues of Liberty. Eleven million pounds of potato chips, enough to cover the state of Arizona. And a billion chicken wings that could stretch from Seattle Seahawks’ field to New England’s. Now, why is it we can’t feed the hungry in America? Facts according to […]

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JNR Spotlight:  Veteran’s Day

JNR Spotlight: Veteran’s Day

I would not describe myself as someone that comes from a “military family.” My grandfathers on both my maternal and paternal side served in WWII and the Korean War but that is to be expected with that generation of men. I did not have parents in the military and I really was not in contact […]

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Enhancing Workplace Rapport

Enhancing Workplace Rapport

For the average working American, the largest component of the day is made up of time working or doing work related activities. When you add in the 7.7 hours for sleep, this takes up 16.4 hours of their 24-hour day and does not leave much time for social interaction.  It seems intuitive that workers would […]

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The Realities of Travel Operations

The Realities of Travel Operations

After two prep days (and two nights of disjointed sleep due to jet lag) arrival day is finally here. Welcome packets are stuffed, room gifts wrapped and we are ready to rock and roll! As a meeting planner we spend months meticulously planning every last detail down to the pattern of china for the gala […]

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JNR Spotlight: Incentive Wellness Programs

JNR Spotlight: Incentive Wellness Programs

When implemented correctly, a Wellness Program can be a huge asset to a company with benefits spanning from a great Human Resources tool to happy, more productive employees.  These programs are designed to promote a healthy lifestyle while in the workplace and beyond the office doors. A properly designed wellness program can build a sense […]

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