Association Meetings Resources http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Is There No Escape from the Meeting Planning Mindset? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/there-no-escape-meeting-planning-mindset <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How is meeting planning like sailing in the Caribbean? Here are a few ways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/there-no-escape-meeting-planning-mindset" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/there-no-escape-meeting-planning-mindset#comments Association Meetings Resources face2face Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:32:00 +0000 57351 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Tobago Cays</p> Meetings Podcast: Why Brandt Krueger Says There Is No Work-Life Balance http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In this week's Meetings Podcast Event Technology Consulting's Brandt Krueger and Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen discuss the challenges and benefits of starting your own company, and a whole lot more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Medical Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:02:00 +0000 57331 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Train Nonprofit Board Members for Success http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/how-train-nonprofit-board-members-success <div class="field-byline"> By Kimberly A. Edwards, past vice president, California Writers Club, Sacramento Branch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>6 ways to integrate new members, build teamwork, and keep your directors on track by training them up front</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/how-train-nonprofit-board-members-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/how-train-nonprofit-board-members-success#comments Association Meetings Resources Event Planning Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:19:00 +0000 57271 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Podcast: Meet John Federico, Gadgetboy http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/meetings-podcast-meet-john-federico-gadgetboy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In this week's Meetings Podcast, Grass Shack Event and Media's Mike McAllen talks with John Federico about EventHero and the bootstrap journey he has been on in the meeting and events business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/meetings-podcast-meet-john-federico-gadgetboy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/meetings-podcast-meet-john-federico-gadgetboy#comments Association Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Mon, 18 Jan 2016 22:16:00 +0000 56081 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Marcus Aurelius quote: You have power over your mind, not outside events.</p> Overcoming Global AV Meeting and Event Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/blog/overcoming-global-av-meeting-and-event-challenges <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Pricing, language, cultural hurdles, and differing technical standards add an extra challenge when handling audiovisual for events outside the U.S. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/overcoming-global-av-meeting-and-event-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/overcoming-global-av-meeting-and-event-challenges#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Global Meetings Resources face2face Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:55:00 +0000 56041 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Globe on a keyboard</p> New Meeting Industry Educational Roadshow Coming this Spring http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new event—Fuse 2016—is a collaboration between the Convention Industry Council, Meetings Mean Business, and Social Tables.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Mon, 11 Jan 2016 21:12:00 +0000 55861 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Fuse roadshow image</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Meetings Podcast: Eric Rozenberg on the Challenge Found in Every Event http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetings-podcast-eric-rozenberg-challenge-found-every-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen talks with Eric Rozenberg, who says there's a challenge in every event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetings-podcast-eric-rozenberg-challenge-found-every-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetings-podcast-eric-rozenberg-challenge-found-every-event#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Mon, 11 Jan 2016 20:41:00 +0000 55831 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Yoda quote: Do, or do not. There is no try.</p> Marriott, Don't Take My Desk! http://meetingsnet.com/blog/marriott-dont-take-my-desk <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Marriott Hotels, in an attempt to better meet Millennials' needs, experiments with doing away with formal desks in some of its guest rooms. Not surprisingly, backlash ensues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/marriott-dont-take-my-desk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/marriott-dont-take-my-desk#comments Association Meetings Resources Business Travel Tips Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports face2face Tue, 05 Jan 2016 20:55:00 +0000 55731 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Businesswoman working on laptop at hotel room desk</p> Meetings Podcast: Meet Will Curran, Information Junkie http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-meet-will-curran-information-junkie <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Will Curran, founder of Endless Entertainment, talks about how he got started, what drives him, and how he's making a name for himself in the meetings and events industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-meet-will-curran-information-junkie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-meet-will-curran-information-junkie#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Mon, 04 Jan 2016 22:16:00 +0000 55711 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Albert Einstein quote</p> If This Sounds Familiar, You're Probably in the Hotel Industry http://meetingsnet.com/blog/if-sounds-familiar-youre-probably-hotel-industry <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>You might be in the hotel industry if...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/if-sounds-familiar-youre-probably-hotel-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/if-sounds-familiar-youre-probably-hotel-industry#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Site News face2face Thu, 31 Dec 2015 15:57:00 +0000 55661 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Hotel staff in lobby</p>