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

Hands holding up word "Diversity"
in face2face Jun 30, 2016

Do You Care If Your Speaker Lineup Is Diverse?

The importance—or lack thereof—of having a diverse speaker lineup was the topic of a pretty lively online conversation during a livestreamed session....More
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in face2face Jun 30, 2016

I Just Had the Best Online Sign-up Experience Ever

You know how much you hate to have to give someone your e-mail address before you can download a whitepaper or become a website member? This followup....More
pink and blue pegs on unequal piles of coins
in face2face Jun 29, 2016

PCMA Salary Survey: Who’s Making the Bigger Bucks? Yup, It's Men. Again.

According to the most recent PCMA salary survey, women—who comprised 86 percent of the survey-takers—still make 23 percent less than their male....More
"Do more with less" circled with red pencil
in face2face Jun 27, 2016

Let’s Talk Trends: How Are You Doing More with Less?

Meetings are up, and so are demands for cutting costs, according to a session livestreamed from PCMA's Education Conference....More
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in face2face Jun 24, 2016

How Event Organizers Can Harness the Power of Facebook

If it’s done well, a Facebook campaign can make all the difference to the success of your event....More
Russell the Labrador presiding over a meeting
in face2face Jun 20, 2016

Just Another Dog-Gone Meeting at the Stoke Rochford Hall Hotel

Russell the labrador will brainstorm your meeting for the price of a belly rub....More
Poker at The Big Deal MPI WEC16 fundraiser
in face2face Jun 20, 2016

MPI #WEC16: A Few of My Favorite Things

Here are some of the things that stood out for me at Meeting Professionals International's 2016 World Education Congress, from people watching to....More
Brain with cellphone and internet symbols
in face2face Jun 08, 2016

Is the Way You're Using Technology Hijacking Your Attendees' Minds?

A former Google design ethicist talks about how technology can be used to exploit people’s mental vulnerabilities—something you’re likely doing now....More
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in face2face Jun 03, 2016

Link Love: Virtual Future Scare | Build a Killer Personal LinkedIn Brand | Pop-ups for Planners

Here are some of the stories I found to be kind of intriguing on the interwebs this week. TGIF!....More
towels rolled up on hotel bed with flowers
in face2face Jun 02, 2016

Is this Hotel Must-Have on Your Site Inspection List?

Just how important is a good-quality towel to your attendees' hotel experience? A lot more than you may think!....More