face2face http://meetingsnet.com/blog/19583/feed An eclectic mix of news about meetings and events, hospitality, and business travel, along with helpful hints and the occasional rant. en Just How Bad Are Your Events for the Environment? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-bad-are-your-events-environment <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Maybe not as bad as you might think—or maybe worse? Check out this infographic created by the Event Manager Blog and MeetGreen for ways you can benchmark your meeting's environmental impact against the typical event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-bad-are-your-events-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-bad-are-your-events-environment#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Wed, 27 May 2015 14:45:00 +0000 50351 at http://meetingsnet.com The Meeting Planner's Guide to Strategic Social Media Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meeting-planners-guide-strategic-social-media-marketing <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How can you do more with less? Be strategic. Not every <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> platform makes sense for every organization or brand. Here are tips on how to best use the top six social media channels to market your events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meeting-planners-guide-strategic-social-media-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meeting-planners-guide-strategic-social-media-marketing#comments Marketing Corporate Meetings Event Planning Global Events Medical Meetings face2face Tue, 26 May 2015 18:16:00 +0000 50311 at http://meetingsnet.com Delta's New Safety Video Is the "Internetest" Ever http://meetingsnet.com/blog/deltas-new-safety-video-internetest-ever <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>It's weird. It's funny. It contains more pop culture memes than you could stuff in an overhead bin. It's Delta's new safety video, billed as "the Internetest safety video on the Internet."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/deltas-new-safety-video-internetest-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/deltas-new-safety-video-internetest-ever#comments face2face Wed, 20 May 2015 20:13:00 +0000 50191 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Ways to Keep Exhibitors Happy http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to make your <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> more exhibitor-friendly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy#comments Sponsorships Trade Shows face2face Wed, 20 May 2015 17:59:00 +0000 50181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Hargrove Design Experience exhibit at ASAE&#39;s Springtime Expo 2015, which was held April 9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.</p> Just for Fun: Life Advice from Cartoon Characters http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-fun-life-advice-cartoon-characters <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Some of the advice given by the likes of cartoon characters like Alice (of Wonderland fame) and Finding Nemo's Dory is surprisingly adept, and often pretty moving.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-fun-life-advice-cartoon-characters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-fun-life-advice-cartoon-characters#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Mon, 18 May 2015 22:34:00 +0000 50091 at http://meetingsnet.com Is Your Panel on this Wall of Shame? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-panel-wall-shame <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>If you feature all-male panels, it may well be on the Congrats! You Have an All-male Panel Tumblr. It's past time to start paying attention to the demographics of your speakers!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-panel-wall-shame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-panel-wall-shame#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Speakers Global Events Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 15 May 2015 21:09:00 +0000 50041 at http://meetingsnet.com Business Etiquette Around the World http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-etiquette-around-world <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This infographic from CT Travel offers practical tips on how to approach business meetings globally, from handshakes to dress code to agenda-setting. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-etiquette-around-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-etiquette-around-world#comments Contracts/Communication face2face Wed, 13 May 2015 18:27:00 +0000 49961 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Overcome Your Fear of Flying http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-overcome-your-fear-flying <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Meeting professionals often have to fly as part of their jobs—a lot! Here's a step-by-step guide to making it a little more comfortable and less stressful to get from Point A to Point B and back again.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-overcome-your-fear-flying" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-overcome-your-fear-flying#comments Business Travel Tips face2face Mon, 11 May 2015 19:50:00 +0000 49841 at http://meetingsnet.com 7 Guaranteed Ways to Stop Your Career in Its Tracks http://meetingsnet.com/blog/7-guaranteed-ways-stop-your-career-its-tracks <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>If you’re one of those passive-aggressive folks who don’t want to out-and-out quit, these seven behaviors will make it easy for your boss to say sayonara. Plus a few suggestions on how to keep from sabotaging yourself at work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/7-guaranteed-ways-stop-your-career-its-tracks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/7-guaranteed-ways-stop-your-career-its-tracks#comments Association Meetings Career Resources Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:46:00 +0000 49661 at http://meetingsnet.com 8 Quick and Easy Air Travel Apps for Road Warriors http://meetingsnet.com/blog/8-quick-and-easy-air-travel-apps-road-warriors <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are some air-travel apps that I am either using now or that I’m looking forward to checking out in the near future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/8-quick-and-easy-air-travel-apps-road-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/8-quick-and-easy-air-travel-apps-road-warriors#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Corporate Meetings face2face Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:18:00 +0000 49531 at http://meetingsnet.com