face2face http://meetingsnet.com/blog/19583/feed en 6 Characteristics of a Successful Female Meeting Professional http://meetingsnet.com/blog/6-characteristics-successful-female-meeting-professional <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Passing along advice to help the women in the meetings industry work together to help each other build more satisfying careers.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/6-characteristics-successful-female-meeting-professional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/6-characteristics-successful-female-meeting-professional#comments Career Resources face2face Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:54:00 +0000 65821 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Guidance, assistance, support signpost</p> How to Make Q4 2016 the Most Productive Quarter Yet http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-make-q4-2016-most-productive-quarter-yet <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Speaker and productivity expert Neen James gives us 10 ways to make sure we escape the fourth-quarter slump and end the year right.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-make-q4-2016-most-productive-quarter-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-make-q4-2016-most-productive-quarter-yet#comments face2face Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:30:00 +0000 65731 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Speaker and productivity expert Neen James</p> What’s New in Air Travel: Robots, Waterfalls, and Free Food http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-s-new-air-travel-robots-waterfalls-and-free-food <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here’s a roundup of some of the weirder, more practical, and just plane-old—sorry, plain-old—interesting things happening in the air travel space lately.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-s-new-air-travel-robots-waterfalls-and-free-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-s-new-air-travel-robots-waterfalls-and-free-food#comments Business Travel Tips face2face Thu, 08 Sep 2016 12:39:00 +0000 65461 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>View over wing from an airplane</p> Transform Your Meetings with These 10 Productivity Hacks http://meetingsnet.com/blog/transform-your-meetings-these-10-productivity-hacks <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>We all go to meetings—a lot of meetings. But even meeting planning meetings can be less productive than everyone would like. Here are 10 ways to fix that.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/transform-your-meetings-these-10-productivity-hacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/transform-your-meetings-these-10-productivity-hacks#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Planning face2face Wed, 07 Sep 2016 20:36:00 +0000 65451 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>10 productivity hacks for business meetings</p> Why Experience Can Be Your Worst Enemy http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-experience-can-be-your-worst-enemy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>We all learn a lot as we move through life, and that’s great. The hard part is to be open to unlearning that hard-won experience as situations change.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-experience-can-be-your-worst-enemy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-experience-can-be-your-worst-enemy#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings face2face Thu, 01 Sep 2016 21:29:00 +0000 65341 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>&quot;Questions are great, but only if you know the answers.&quot;</p> How to Use Facebook to Send Your Attendee Engagement Soaring http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Four ways you can harness the power of Facebook to make your events more focused, relevant, and impactful—and grow your audience to boot</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring#comments Marketing Social Media Tech News/Trends Event Planning face2face Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:18:00 +0000 65181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Facebook &quot;Like&quot; button</p> What Makes Your Staff (and Attendees) Tick? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-makes-your-staff-and-attendees-tick <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This infographic provides a guide to the key things that motivate each generation of workers—and meeting participants.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-makes-your-staff-and-attendees-tick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-makes-your-staff-and-attendees-tick#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Marketing Resources and Reports face2face Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:29:00 +0000 65001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Infographic: What motivates different generations of employees</p> Oh the Things Meeting Planners Say! http://meetingsnet.com/blog/oh-things-meeting-planners-say <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>This may have originally been put on YouTube four years ago, but it still makes me laugh and laugh...from <a href="http://www.leadingauthorities.com/" target="_blank">LeadingAuthorities.com</a>, via the wonderful folks on the <a href="http://www.meetingscommunity.org/" target="_blank">MeCo listserv</a> who posted the link to this little gem:</p> <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Kr5PsO4xYFw" width="560"></iframe></p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/oh-things-meeting-planners-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/oh-things-meeting-planners-say#comments face2face Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:51:00 +0000 64991 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Stuff meeting planners say video still shot</p> Living Large In Salt Lake City at #ASAE16 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/living-large-salt-lake-city-asae16 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why the American Society of Association Executives' Annual Meeting so far has been a big hit with this editor.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/living-large-salt-lake-city-asae16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/living-large-salt-lake-city-asae16#comments face2face Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:32:00 +0000 64671 at http://meetingsnet.com Want to Keep Your Sensitive Meeting Content in the Bag? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/want-keep-your-sensitive-meeting-content-bag <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>When it’s important to keep what happens in your meeting in the session room, take a note from pop star Alicia Keys.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/want-keep-your-sensitive-meeting-content-bag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/want-keep-your-sensitive-meeting-content-bag#comments Association Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports face2face Fri, 12 Aug 2016 21:26:00 +0000 64641 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Yondr smartphone security pouch</p> Are Your Attendees in Danger of Being Hacked? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A company set up bogus hot spots to see how easy it would be to hack Republican National Convention attendees. Spoiler alert: It was really, really easy.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked#comments Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate Meetings face2face Wed, 10 Aug 2016 20:51:00 +0000 64561 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Key inserted into laptop screen</p> How to Grab onto the Wildly Popular Pokémon Go Phenomenon http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Is Pokémon Go just another “obsession-driven, purse-depleting, patience-testing passing tech trend,” or a fun new way to jazz up your next event?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports face2face Fri, 05 Aug 2016 21:59:00 +0000 64481 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon hand holding cellphone with Pokemon Go</p> What Meeting Formats Will Take Off in the Future? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-meeting-formats-will-take-future <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are six meeting formats we may be seeing more of in the future, according to the German Convention Bureau's Future Meeting Space research project.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-meeting-formats-will-take-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-meeting-formats-will-take-future#comments Association Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports face2face Tue, 02 Aug 2016 20:26:00 +0000 64401 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Future meeting space formats infographic</p> 5 Weird Ways Legal Marijuana Could Affect Your Events http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What you need to know to keep your next event from going up in smoke now that recreational pot is being legalized in an increasing number of states. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:41:00 +0000 64281 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>hands reaching for marijuana leaf</p> How Inclusive is Your F&B? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why F&B consultant Tracy Stuckrath believes the meetings industry needs to expand its definition of inclusion to encompass those who have dietary restrictions. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:59:00 +0000 64261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>notebook and apples</p>