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4 AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCES TRAVELERS LOVE TO FIND

In its “Weekly Wander” enews, AFAR recently highlighted 4 authentic experiences travelers love to find, saying: “At AFAR, our motto (and beloved hashtag) is travel deeper—to really experience the culture of a Read More …
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MEET KINDRED AT IMEX AMERICA

This week, connect with key players in the meetings industry and join thousands of meeting professionals in Las Vegas for IMEX America, which brings the U.S. and global meetings industry together to do business, learn, and network. Read More …
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EVENT PLANNING TIPS: 3 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR COOL

Event planning is a two-sided coin. One side is creative and exciting. The other is stressful and demanding. When the pressure mounts, here are 3 tips to help you keep Read More …
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FICP FALL SYMPOSIUM TAKEAWAYS

Kindred Resorts & Hotels joined hoteliers and meeting planners from all over the country last week for the 2015 FICP Fall Symposium. The event is a great opportunity to connect with peers in Read More …
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TO APP OR NOT TO APP? THAT IS THE QUESTION

To app or not to app? That is the question. Mobile meeting apps focused on user experience come in all configurations, from simple to simply off-the-charts. It seems every app Read More …

OFFSITE MEETING IDEAS: TOUR BEN & JERRY’S

Combine an award-winning, meetings-focused resort destination with a premium ice cream brand loved the world over and you have a can’t-miss recipe for offsite meeting success. There are so many reasons to Read More …

TRY ORIENTEERING WITH A NAVY SEAL

Meet John Wiggin, leader of a unique and authentically awesome group activity at Woodstock Inn & Resort. If you seek a fresh take on teambuilding, try orienteering with this avid outdoorsman Read More …

UNIQUE ROOMS THAT PUT THE “AWE” IN AWESOME

When you want to wow at your next executive retreat, every detail matters. Start by finding an extraordinary venue where you can create a memorable experience. Then hand-pick a collection Read More …
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COOL HOTELS: PLANES, TRAINS, AND AUTOMOBILES

Searching for cool hotels for your next corporate retreat? Go for a venue selection thrill ride and get your team’s motor running with these unique experiences featured at Kindred’s collection of boutique hotels: Read More …
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MEETING PLANNING ROCKSTAR: HOW TO KEEP YOUR SPEAKERS SMILING

Meeting planning rockstars know how to keep their speakers smiling. Want to know the secrets? Read on. The best thing you can do for your audience is prep your speaker—well. Read More …