Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Emotion: the Missing Link in Too Many Event Promotions http://meetingsnet.com/blog/emotion-missing-link-too-many-event-promotions <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Just one of the many things the CMEpalooza grassroots meeting is doing right: an e-newsletter with just the right tone.</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/emotion-missing-link-too-many-event-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/emotion-missing-link-too-many-event-promotions#comments Marketing Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:16:00 +0000 42541 at http://meetingsnet.com How Canada’s Tough New Anti-Spam Law Affects Meeting Pros http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/how-canada-s-tough-new-anti-spam-law-affects-meeting-pros <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>On July 1, The Canadian Anti-Spam&nbsp;Law took effect, appropriately, on Canada Day. It was passed in 2010 as&nbsp;a &ldquo;made-in-Canada&rdquo; solution to &ldquo;<a href="http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/064.nsf/eng/05596.html">drive spammers out of Canada, but has consequences for U.S. organizations.</a></p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/how-canada-s-tough-new-anti-spam-law-affects-meeting-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/how-canada-s-tough-new-anti-spam-law-affects-meeting-pros#comments Marketing Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:06:00 +0000 42251 at http://meetingsnet.com What You Say May Not Be What They Hear http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-you-say-may-not-be-what-they-hear <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Think about all the ways people can take what you say—complimenting one group may mean demeaning another, without meaning to.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/what-you-say-may-not-be-what-they-hear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-you-say-may-not-be-what-they-hear#comments Marketing face2face Tue, 13 May 2014 21:39:00 +0000 41431 at http://meetingsnet.com We Have Met the Spammer, and It Is Us http://meetingsnet.com/blog/we-have-met-spammer-and-it-us <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>No one likes getting unsolicited e-mail—so why do we continue to send out what we so dislike getting ourselves?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/we-have-met-spammer-and-it-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/we-have-met-spammer-and-it-us#comments Marketing face2face Mon, 12 May 2014 13:54:00 +0000 41331 at http://meetingsnet.com Why You Need to Attract Newbies to Your Event http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A report from CEIR highlights the importance of new attendees to an event’s success—and how you can lure them in.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event#comments Marketing Trade Shows Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:55:00 +0000 39641 at http://meetingsnet.com American Dental Association Rolls Out Brave New Brand for Its Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting <div class="field-deck"> ADA: America's Dental Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The American Dental Association's annual meeting consistently ranks among the five largest trade shows in the United States, but in 2012, stakeholders realized they needed to shake things up.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting#comments Marketing Trade Shows Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:57:00 +0000 39601 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ADA&#39;s Welcome Center. Attendees are greeted with new branding from their very first welcome.</p> Craig Mulcahy 2013 Time to Rethink the Association Model? http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Alkon </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A former <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/7-strategies-effective-site-volunteers-your-meetings" title="7 Strategies for Effective On-Site Volunteers at Your Meetings" target="_blank">volunteer</a></span> leader in a local Meeting Professionals International chapter considers the value proposition of an association to career professionals today. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Education/Certification Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:54:00 +0000 39051 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Jim Alkon, marketing director, CRN International</p> Marketing CME to Today's Clinicians http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians <div class="field-byline"> By Glenn L. Laudenslager IV </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How one CME provider is adapting its marketing strategies to a changing demographic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians#comments CME Design Marketing Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:12:00 +0000 38311 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Mean Business Coalition Hires PR Firm to Create Messaging Campaign http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A coalition of meetings industry leaders has hired a public relations firm to launch a messaging campaign to communicate the value of meetings to policymakers, corporate America, and the general public, and, perhaps more critically, to change perceptions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign#comments Global Meetings Resources Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports News Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:46:00 +0000 38001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The Meetings Mean Business Coalition at IMEX America in Las Vegas.</p> Carolyn Clark San Jose Opens Newly Expanded Convention Center http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>City officials marked the grand opening of the new and expanded McEnery Convention Center in San Jose with a free Community Day celebration on October 10.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center#comments Marketing West Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:16:00 +0000 37862 at http://meetingsnet.com