In this first of a two part interview on the podcast where talk with Joan Eisenstodt, a 2004 inductee to the Convention Industry Council Hall of Leaders.
We talk at length about the industry, the history oforganizations like the CIC, mentorship, education and ways that past honoreescan maybe be better involved in helping the next generation of people in ourindustry.
Joan Eisenstodt is one of the most prominent voices in themeetings industry for education, life long learning and innovation. In additionto her consulting she teaches classes on ethics, risk management, contracts, negotiationsand overall meeting management. She alsopersonally has mentored numerous younger professionals as they entered themeeting and events industry.
She’s very active in social media and her blog can be foundon her website here: http://eisenstodt.com/blog/
Or found on Meetings Today: http://www.meetingstoday.com/Blog/TabId/330/author/joan-eisenstodt/aid/260/Default.aspx
She can be followed on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/joaneisenstodt
Part two of the interview will be posted here tomorrow.