training

RBH celebrates graduates from Pyramid talent programme

Pyramid, a talent development programme run by RBH, has celebrated the graduation of nine promising future hotel managers. The year-long programme had its graduation ceremony at Crowne Plaza London Dockland, in front of senior members of RBH management, and colleagues who mentored them throughout the year. Over the course of the programme, the candidates took part in a range of masterclasses, lear...

Prague Congress Centre holds Czech’s largest ever anti-terrorist exercise

The Prague Congress Centre (PCC) in the Czech Republic hosted the country’s largest ever anti-terrorism exercise on 10 and 11 September. It was coordinated alongside the Rapid Deployment Unit of the Czech Republic and the mayor of Prague Mgr. Adriana Krnacova. It served as an important test following the recent modernization of the building, which included new security systems. The drill saw 70 ar...

Training for the tribe

IACC CEO Mark Cooper says professional development is our industry’s beating heart. [hr gap=”30″] A vision to deliver innovative and exceptional meeting experiences must rely almost entirely on the abilities of our people. Retaining and growing talent is a critical component of success for IACC’s members – it’s one of their greatest challenges, so a leading priority for us is to suppor...

MPI launches new Business Value of Meetings certificate course

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has developed a new Business Value of Meetings certificate course, a live online or in-person training designed to teach participants the process for measuring the business value of meetings – from identifying stakeholders and creating goals to setting measurements and reporting out results. The course promises to enhance attendees’ financial literacy, to ...