Meet and Spend
Off-site meetings for sales staff and other groups are a vast and largely untracked are of business expense. Are they worth it? You probably already know the answer.
The source: “Meetings: The Biggest Money Pit of Them All” by John Buchanan, in The Conference Board Review, Sept.–Oct. 2007.
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