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

in face2face Jul 30, 2014

Why Do Some Think Meetings Have to Be Boring to be Effective?

Some still view fun at meetings as frivolous, not as the learning tool it actually is....More
in face2face Jul 28, 2014

One Person's "Lobby Rat" Is Another's Lost Learner Opportunity

How do organizations handle those who don't see the value of registering for a meeting but who want to meet with your attendees anyway?....More
in face2face Jul 17, 2014

Emotion: the Missing Link in Too Many Event Promotions

Just one of the many things the CMEpalooza grassroots meeting is doing right: an e-newsletter with just the right tone....More
in face2face Jul 14, 2014

Forswearing Foursquare (and Why You Should Care)

What made this longtime user say good-bye to Foursquare, and how you can avoid making the same mistake with your meetings....More
in face2face Jul 04, 2014

Shocking Truth: People Don't Like to Be Left Alone with Their Thoughts

New research shows that people would rather give themselves electric shocks than sit along with their thoughts. What does this mean for learning at....More
in face2face Jul 04, 2014

Happy Independence Day to All Our American Friends

A reminder that today is not just about barbecues and fireworks....More
in face2face Jul 02, 2014

7 Cool High- and Low-Tech Ideas for Meetings and Incentives

Here are three interesting/intriguing/downright great ideas I've seen in action at recent meetings and events....More
in face2face Jul 02, 2014

Networking Isn't for the Faint of Heart

Is your networking event not really encouraging people to actually try to meet people they don't already know? Here are some ideas that may help....More
in face2face Jun 11, 2014

Bringing Big Data to Meeting Planning

The idea of using Big Data for planning meetings may sound intimidating, but it doesn't have to be....More
in face2face Jun 10, 2014

Meetings in the World of Oculus Rift, Robots, and Augmented Reality

How will new immersive technologies affect meetings? Think fast, because they're (almost) here....More

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