Cruises to Motivate Millennials

by mmckeon
    Symphony of the Seas - incentive travel Millennials

    Move over, Gen X! When it comes to planning meetings and incentive travel programs, Millennials seem to be on everyone’s mind these days. At a session on emerging trends at the recent Incentive Research Foundation’s (RFI) Invitational Conference , 67 percent of the audience said they are developing new programs just for Millennials.

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    A Tale of Two Rivers: My European River Cruises

    by Joyce Landry

      European river cruises are booming, and more meeting and incentive travel planners are considering them for their top-tier events. After my recent familiarization cruises on two different river ships sailing through Western Europe, I understand why –  and recommend them wholeheartedly!  The two European river cruise lines I sailed with were Amadeus River Cruises (Luftner […]

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      Best Cruise Line Private Island Experiences for Meetings & Incentives

      by mmckeon

        Meeting and incentive travel planners: Are you looking for a new tropical destination with unique experiences to motivate your attendees? Visit a cruise line private island! Over the last few years, cruise lines have been busy developing and transforming their own private island experiences in the Bahamas and Caribbean. These exclusive ports are sure to […]

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        Cruises Add Wellness to Meetings & Incentives

        by mmckeon

          Incorporating health and wellness into meetings and incentive travel programs is not a passing trend – it’s expected! Meeting professionals and attendees want to stay active, healthy and focused during their program. When the IRF (Incentive Research Foundation) released its 2019 Wellness in Meetings and Incentive Travel Study, it revealed: Meeting planners reported high rates […]

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          Premium Expedition Cruise – the Ultimate Incentive Trip

          by mmckeon

            Planning a corporate meeting, milestone event, or incentive trip? An expedition cruise on a premium ship is the ultimate adventure travel experience. There’s no better way to motivate performance and reward a job well done! Expedition Cruises Are Booming! According to Cruise Industry News, a staggering 41 new expedition cruise ships will be delivered between […]

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            Cruise Ship Technology: 5 Smart Trends for Meetings and Incentives at Sea

            by mmckeon

              Your meeting attendees and incentive qualifiers demand rapid speed WiFi and smart digital tech, and cruise lines are exceeding expectations. How? By ramping up shipboard connectivity, lowering rates, and developing apps and wearable devices to provide more personalized experiences. Read on to learn more about cruise ship technology that’s surprising…and smart! Here are 5 surprising […]

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