Adult Learning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en How to Make Events More Effective: Shut Up and Dance http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-make-events-more-effective-shut-and-dance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New book provides specific techniques to make meeting sessions more participatory—and effective. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-make-events-more-effective-shut-and-dance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-make-events-more-effective-shut-and-dance#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:51:00 +0000 51141 at http://meetingsnet.com Mission Before Margin? Or Vice Versa? http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/mission-margin-or-vice-versa <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>There&rsquo;s an emerging trend in associations. Boards and/or chief execs are making annual meeting re-invention a high strategic priority. Many are charging existing education committees, or new task forces, to develop and bring long-term recommendations to the board for their future annual meetings.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/mission-margin-or-vice-versa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/mission-margin-or-vice-versa#comments Adult Learning Sponsorships Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:48:00 +0000 50911 at http://meetingsnet.com IACC's Top 10 Meeting Tech Trends http://meetingsnet.com/blog/iaccs-top-10-meeting-tech-trends <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Among the top 10 tech trends spotted by the International Association of Conference Centers: <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">Social media</a></span>-addicted Millennials, LED mood lighting, and geofencing</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/iaccs-top-10-meeting-tech-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/iaccs-top-10-meeting-tech-trends#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Site News face2face Mon, 08 Jun 2015 16:13:00 +0000 50611 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Drone&#39;s-eye view of the Cvent Summit meeting in summer 2015. Drone use is one of the top meeting tech trends identified recently by IACC.</p> Case Study: How One Association Reinvented Its 90-Year-Old Annual Conference http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/case-study-how-one-association-reinvented-its-90-year-old-annual-conference <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Yes, you can teach an old conference some new tricks! Here's how the California Water Environment Association is flushing its tired old conference format and bringing in a flood of new ideas. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/case-study-how-one-association-reinvented-its-90-year-old-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/case-study-how-one-association-reinvented-its-90-year-old-annual-conference#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Sun, 07 Jun 2015 22:35:00 +0000 50541 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>One of the sessions at the CWEA 2015 annual meeting was called, &quot;How a Water Quality Project Returned the Sparkle to a Los Angeles Jewel,&quot; Echo Park Lake.</p> Storytelling in Continuing Medical Education http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/storytelling-continuing-medical-education <div class="field-byline"> By Deborah Augustus, Vice President, Educational Strategy prIME Oncology </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From the start, physicians are trained using stories in grand rounds, clinical case studies, and in lectures. It remains a critical element of continuing medical education as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/storytelling-continuing-medical-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/storytelling-continuing-medical-education#comments Adult Learning CME Design Fri, 15 May 2015 15:04:00 +0000 50021 at http://meetingsnet.com Is Your Brain a Rightie or a Leftie? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-brain-rightie-or-leftie <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Kudos to the London Convention Bureau’s Love the Event, Love the Experience campaign, which is bringing us research about how meeting planners think, plus a way to test your own brain's tendency toward creativity or logic. </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/your-brain-rightie-or-leftie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-brain-rightie-or-leftie#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Career Resources Corporate Meetings Event Planning face2face Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:49:00 +0000 49631 at http://meetingsnet.com Surrender To What’s Next: Co-Creating an Event Experience http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/surrender-what-s-next-co-creating-event-experience <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Leaders always seem to know what is next. That&rsquo;s part of what I love about meeting planning. Somehow, somewhere the meeting planner in me always knows what&rsquo;s going on next.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/surrender-what-s-next-co-creating-event-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/surrender-what-s-next-co-creating-event-experience#comments Adult Learning Marketing Mon, 06 Apr 2015 20:30:00 +0000 48921 at http://meetingsnet.com 9 Things that Make a Great Training Environment http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/9-things-make-great-training-environment <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The value of the great outdoors—and other training tips from a center that's seen thousands of trainees pass through its rooms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/9-things-make-great-training-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/9-things-make-great-training-environment#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Teambuilding Objectives/ROI Northeast U.S. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:20:00 +0000 48821 at http://meetingsnet.com Why We Need to Flip Our Classrooms http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Human interaction and experiences cause the learning and networking that attendees rate so highly at meetings. Planners can boost that interaction by turning the traditional breakout session on its head. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:52:00 +0000 48471 at http://meetingsnet.com Metaphorically Speaking, What a Gem of an Idea http://meetingsnet.com/blog/metaphorically-speaking-what-gem-idea <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How metaphors help people connect better by making them more empathetic, and why your meeting should use more of them. </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/metaphorically-speaking-what-gem-idea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/metaphorically-speaking-what-gem-idea#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:55:00 +0000 48321 at http://meetingsnet.com