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

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
Office with wall calendar covered in Post-It notes
in face2face May 31, 2016

Why Being Super Crazy Busy Is Actually a Good Thing

Stressed out with too much to do and not enough time to do it in? Your brain says, “Thanks!”....More
Pharma ideakillers poster
in face2face May 25, 2016

Two Ways to Kill Idea Killers

“Yes, but” ... “No money” ... “No time” ... these are classic ideakillers. Here are two exercises that can help spark creativity and turn off the....More
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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
Cartoon hand punching in at time clock
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
Dinosaur writing in office cubicle
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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