QACQ - March 21, 2018 Newsletter

A New Venue to Hold your Events in Quebec


  • Club Med Québec Charlevoix
    Opening December 2020, Club Med's first all-inclusive resort in Canada will be the perfect destination for a corporate event.

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How to Focus on What's Important, Not Just What's Urgent

By Alice Boyes - Harvard Business Review


Do you get to the end of the day and feel that you’ve met your most pressing deadlines but haven’t accomplished anything that’s fundamentally important? You’re hardly alone. In a series of studies recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research, people typically chose to complete tasks that had very short deadlines attached to them, even in situations in which tasks with less pressing deadlines were just as easy and promised a bigger reward. It’s natural to want to get deadline-driven tasks squared away and off your mental to-do list.

Tips to Focus on What’s Important

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13 Spooky Ways to Scare Off Event Attendees

By Krissy Conant - Event planning, conference, event registration - ePly

Want to hear something that will give you a real scare today? How about the idea that you may unknowingly be causing your attendees to avoid attending your next event - the horror! Before your attendees start ghosting you, check out what actions you MUST avoid before you scare off your event attendees for good!

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QACP members in the Top Hotels in Canada: Readers' Choice Awards 2018

Every year, New York-based luxury Condé Nast Traveler readers rank their top hotels in Canada, from Newfoundland to British Columbia.

Two members of the QACP are in the top 10 of this prestigious list!

Congratulations to the Fairmont Le Château Montebello and the Auberge Saint-Antoine for their 4th and 9th place.

Fairmont Le Château Montebello - Gatineau-Outaouais

Auberge Saint-Antoine - Quebec

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On the Agenda

  • November 27, 2018: The Tourism Industry Association of Canada's annual conference
  • January 30, 2019: CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau  2019 Tête-à-Tête

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