Category Education

1
Nov

What is a DMC – Destination Management Company?

A DMC is a Destination Management Company, with comprehensive local knowledge & expertise that offer a wide variety of services like accommodation, transportation, tours, activities, conferences, incentives, dining, galas, themed events, corporate events and much more. A DMC provides all types of out-of-town event programming, from small VIP incentives to large congress ground logistics. Due …

5
Jul

Certifications – A New Standard

In today’s competitive and fast-paced tourism industry, project managers are worried and rightfully so. Clients are looking more often at quality and flow of a program, rather than the price tag. Honestly, who wants to attend a poorly designed program that feels more like torture than a reward? Certifications are the client’s guarantee that an …

13
Feb

We love giving people an exceptional feeling

Have you ever asked your self why you get out of bed in the morning? What is your personal why? It might seem like a simple question – but it is actually a very profound question that only a few people are able to answer in a short and precise answer! Inspired by Simon Semik’s …

18
Dec

Incentive 103: The What (is the ROI?)

Humans are social beings, who crave recognition for our accomplishments from our peers. Whether it be in the form of a pat on the back or an incentive reward, the recognition makes us feel good and motivated to perform and be flexible. This means an incentive program is a win-win for everyone involved if done …

15
Dec

Scandinavian Christmas Traditions

Christmas is the season of the hearts. Christmas hearts, filling our hearts with warmth, and the love we have in our hearts for our loved ones. It is a season bound by ancient traditions passed down from generation to generation. Christmas is probably the favourite season for any Scandinavian. It is a time where we …

15
Dec

Scandinavian Rice Porridge

SCANDINAVIAN RICE PUDDING 2-4 people  Preparation time: 40 minutes Scandinavian titles: Risengroed (Danish), Risengrynsgrøt (Norwegian), Risgrynsgröt (Swedish), Grjónagrautur (Icelandic), Riisipuuro (Finnish) Cuisine: Scandinavian Ingredients: 2.25 dl (1 cup) short-grained white rice (pudding rice) 1 dl (1/2 cup) water 1 litre (4.25 cups) milk 1 tsp salt Cinnamon Sugar 4 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp cinnamon Instructions: Step 1: Pour …

12
Dec

Incentive 102: The How (to build a Great Incentive Travel Program)

Incentive travel works – if you are doing it right. For successful planning of an incentive program, the heavy lifting is not just done on-site. It is done months ahead of the arrival day. Here are 5 tips for how to build your next incentive travel program. According to a study by the Incentive Research Foundation, properly …

5
Dec

Incentive 101: The Why

Do your employees see their workplace as nothing more than a monthly paycheck, and are you struggling to reach certain goals? Perhaps what you need is an incentive for your employees to work more effective and efficient to meet a common goal, while creating a healthy corporate culture. The coming weeks we want to talk …

28
Nov

Why Hiring a DMC Matter

You are a busy professional, determined at delivering top quality events for your clients. The problem is, the larger the project, the more you need another YOU! So where can you find professionals, who think, act, and move like you? With increasing amounts of online information, it seems easier and cheaper for corporate companies and …

16
Nov

What does it mean to be a DMC?

Becoming a Destination Management Company does not happen overnight. It requires strong will, long-term commitment and above all investment. When a client considers a DMC for handling a programme he/she will base his/her criteria on all of the following areas: ♦ Ability to immediately respond to requests with efficiency. ♦ Clear, ”no surprise” itemised quotations …

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