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

Researcher, professor, author, and psychologist Sherry Turkle at the ASAE closin
in face2face Aug 19, 2015

Are Smartphones Killing Our Ability to Empathize?

Psychologist and researcher Sherry Turkle thinks the ubiquity of mobile devices—and our dependence on them—is causing a "crisis in empathy" that can....More
ASAE 2015 keynote speaker Josh Linkner says it’s time for associations to embrac
in face2face Aug 17, 2015

Josh Linkner to #ASAE15: Get Obsessive About Innovation

ASAE 2015 keynote speaker Josh Linkner says it’s time for associations to embrace innovation—and he provided some tools to help them do just that at....More
The Detroit Metro CVB president and CEO personified the city with his can-do att
in face2face Aug 12, 2015

#ASAE15: These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

A few of the many things that stood out for me at the 2015 American Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting in Detroit....More
in face2face Aug 09, 2015

Why I Love Teambuilding Event Cheaters

When you think of cheaters, you usually do not get a warm fuzzy feeling. But when it comes to teambuilding events, sometimes the cheaters are my....More
in face2face Aug 07, 2015

Social Media Savvy 2.0: #ThinkOutsideTheBox

There's more to engaging attendees before, during, and after meetings than just Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Here's how social media channels....More
Tricep presses, hotel room style. Image by Jupiterimages on Thinkstock by Getty
in face2face Aug 06, 2015

How Do You Stay Fit and Healthy While on the Road?

While it's (very) tempting to let go of your fitness routines and to eat all those desserts while traveling for business, we know we shouldn't. How....More
To plan an effective meeting, event planners have to know where their attendees
in face2face Aug 05, 2015

5 Facts Planners Need to Know About Attendees

To plan an effective meeting, event planners have to know where their attendees are coming from, and not just in a geological sense. Here are five....More
in face2face Jul 29, 2015

Tech Events: Take the "50-50 Pledge"

If you're having trouble finding women to speak at your tech event, professional network Quibb's founder has a list for you....More
in face2face Jul 27, 2015

Flight Attendant Spills Behind-the-Scenes Secrets

In her post on Mental Floss, 10 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Flight Attendants, author and former flight attendant Heather Poole spills some facts....More
in face2face Jul 27, 2015

Are You Optimizing These Top Event Planning Tech Tools?

How to use social media, geofencing, and customer relationship management systems to benefit your attendees, your exhibitors, and your event....More

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