Adult Learning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Real Conference Learning Means an Attendee’s Job Performance Will Improve http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/real-conference-learning-means-attendee-s-job-performance-will-improve <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The impact of your sessions is more about what happens on the attendee&rsquo;s job after the session.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/real-conference-learning-means-attendee-s-job-performance-will-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/real-conference-learning-means-attendee-s-job-performance-will-improve#comments Adult Learning Objectives/ROI Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:05:00 +0000 47651 at http://meetingsnet.com 2 Essential Elements for an Emotionally Powerful Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/blog/2-essential-elements-emotionally-powerful-meeting <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are two essential elements for an emotionally powerful meeting, as explained by a PCMA Convening Leaders hybrid session panel.</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/2-essential-elements-emotionally-powerful-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/2-essential-elements-emotionally-powerful-meeting#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement face2face Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:52:00 +0000 46901 at http://meetingsnet.com Using Emotion in Meetings to Motivate Behavior Change, Part 1 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Learning about the existence of a scary new threat to meetings is all it took to get one session's participants to want to update their risk management strategies. </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/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:22:00 +0000 46741 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Questions for Our Industry, or Maybe Just One? http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A publisher friend recently asked for my list of the 10 most critical questions the meetings industry needs to address over the coming decade. I came up with one!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one#comments Adult Learning Objectives/ROI Tue, 02 Dec 2014 18:58:00 +0000 45631 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings and the Predictability Paradox http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-and-predictability-paradox <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Knowing exactly what is going to happen makes people feel comfortable and secure. But it's not going to help them learn more at your meeting.</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/meetings-and-predictability-paradox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-and-predictability-paradox#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Event Design face2face Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:01:00 +0000 44431 at http://meetingsnet.com IdeaXchange: Is Faster, Shorter, Better? http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/ideaxchange-faster-shorter-better <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Lean speed has become the early 21st century&rsquo;s most ubiquitous fetish, as the Twitterati strip debate down to 140 instantly regurgitated characters.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/ideaxchange-faster-shorter-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/ideaxchange-faster-shorter-better#comments Adult Learning Meeting Formats Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:48:00 +0000 43931 at http://meetingsnet.com Brains, Boundaries, and Memory http://meetingsnet.com/blog/brains-boundaries-and-memory <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Some nuggets from brain science on how our brains edit like movie directors—and maybe meeting planners.</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/brains-boundaries-and-memory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/brains-boundaries-and-memory#comments Adult Learning face2face Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:18:00 +0000 43701 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Do Some Think Meetings Have to Be Boring to be Effective? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-do-some-think-meetings-have-be-boring-be-effective <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Some still view fun at meetings as frivolous, not as the learning tool it actually is.</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/why-do-some-think-meetings-have-be-boring-be-effective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-do-some-think-meetings-have-be-boring-be-effective#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats face2face Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:34:00 +0000 42711 at http://meetingsnet.com Shocking Truth: People Don't Like to Be Left Alone with Their Thoughts http://meetingsnet.com/blog/shocking-truth-people-dont-be-left-alone-their-thoughts <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>New research shows that people would rather give themselves electric shocks than sit along with their thoughts. What does this mean for learning at meetings?</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/shocking-truth-people-dont-be-left-alone-their-thoughts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/shocking-truth-people-dont-be-left-alone-their-thoughts#comments Adult Learning face2face Fri, 04 Jul 2014 15:11:00 +0000 42291 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Image: <span class="lightbox-meta-title"><a class="lightbox-meta-title-link rapidnofollow" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/h-k-d/2886288408/in/photostream/" title="Stillness">Stillness</a></span><span class="lightbox-meta-owner"> by <a class="rapidnofollow" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/h-k-d/with/2886288408/">h.koppdelaney</a></span> via Flickr</p> Changemaker-in-Chief: Joan Eisenstodt http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/changemaker-chief-joan-eisenstodt <div class="field-byline"> </div> <div class="field-deck"> Joan Eisenstodt, Meetings & Hospitality Consultant, Facilitator, and Trainer, Eisenstodt Associates, LLC, earns her own special place on our list of 2014 Changemakers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our Changemaker-in-Chief, Joan Eisenstodt has pushed the envelope for 40 years, changing the way we look at everything from meeting design, to diversity, to ethics. Here’s our exclusive interview.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/changemaker-chief-joan-eisenstodt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/changemaker-chief-joan-eisenstodt#comments Adult Learning Career/Salary Premium Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:48:00 +0000 41981 at http://meetingsnet.com