Sue Pelletier

Editor, Medical Meetings/MeetingsNet's mad blogger, Meetingsnet

Sue, who has been with MeetingsNet since 1998, previously wrote for and edited several national and international trade magazines and newsletters for the environmental industry. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Colorado, Boulder, she also helped to plan a technical trade conference and exposition and several smaller meetings for the environmental industry before deciding to stick with what she does best. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and her surrogate child, Mango the Australian shepherd.

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Posts by Sue Pelletier

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in face2face May 24, 2016

Link Love: Negotiate Better, Become More Resilient, and Meet the Hulking Luggabeast

A smorgasbord of links to items that will make you a more thoughtful negotiator, a more resilient person, a more effective social media user, and....More
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in face2face May 24, 2016

3 Things Meeting Professionals Should Know About the New Overtime Law

Event professionals could very well find themselves among the 4 million or more who are trying to figure out what the new rule that almost doubles....More
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in face2face May 23, 2016

7 Signs You May be a Jurassic Park Event Manager

For those of us who have been around the meeting-planning block a few times: What techniques, practices, and technologies do you find yourself waxing....More
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in face2face May 19, 2016

Infographic: 13 Sleep Strategies Every Road Warrior Needs to Know

Meetings professionals have to hit the ground running after a long flight—which can be tough to do on no sleep. Here are some practical tips that....More
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in face2face May 16, 2016

I’d Like to Buy an “I” (But It’s Really a You)

Have you heard the word “innovation” just a few too many times? Yeah, me too, especially when it comes to meetings. Too bad that all too often, we're....More
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in face2face May 10, 2016

How to Create a Meeting Even the Most Introverted Introvert Will Love

On the Meetings Community (MeCo) listserv today, someone asked what planners were doing to accommodate their more introverted participants, and for....More
in face2face May 09, 2016

6 Reasons Why You Should Use Snapchat to Power up Your Event

It may just be time to add in some ephemeral event engagement via the now-you-see-it-now-you-don’t social app Snapchat....More
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in face2face May 05, 2016

6 Ideas for Interesting Extras that Appeal

A little special treatment can make a big difference in an attendee’s on-site experience....More
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in face2face May 03, 2016

Easy Way to Prevent Air Rage? Eliminate First Class

A new study finds that just being able to see different classes of seating on planes can increase air rage, and walking through first to cattle class....More
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in face2face May 02, 2016

Time to Rev Up with a Rapid-Fire Panel?

“Rapid-fire panel discussion” sounds sexier than a boring panel discussion, doesn’t it? But what exactly is it?....More