Adult Learning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en The Brain Science Behind Meeting Breaks http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/brain-science-behind-meeting-breaks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We all know we need breaks at meetings. Health and stress expert Heidi Hanna, PhD, explains how to make those breaks work with brain rhythms to help attendees assimilate new information, gain insight, and stretch their creativity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/brain-science-behind-meeting-breaks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/brain-science-behind-meeting-breaks#comments Adult Learning Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:05:00 +0000 40851 at http://meetingsnet.com A Meeting for Attendees, by Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What participant-led meetings are, and why you may want to consider holding one</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Tips From Top Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:22:00 +0000 39701 at http://meetingsnet.com Designing Events Where Communication Comes First http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/designing-events-where-communication-comes-first <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mike van der Vijver, co-author of the new book Into the Heart of Meetings, talks about meeting design. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/designing-events-where-communication-comes-first" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/designing-events-where-communication-comes-first#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Thu, 23 May 2013 19:55:00 +0000 33971 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Mike van der Vijver, co-author of the new book Into the Heart of Meetings</p> Before We Can Learn, We Need to Unlearn http://meetingsnet.com/blog/we-can-learn-we-need-unlearn <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Meeting planning is all about setting the stage for people to learn new things. But we keep forgetting about teaching them how to unlearn the old first.</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-can-learn-we-need-unlearn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/we-can-learn-we-need-unlearn#comments Adult Learning face2face Wed, 15 May 2013 18:07:00 +0000 33741 at http://meetingsnet.com MPI Reimagines Session Tracks for WEC 2013 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-reimagines-session-tracks-wec-2013 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Meeting Professionals International to track sessions by learning preferences for this summer's annual conference. </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/mpi-reimagines-session-tracks-wec-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-reimagines-session-tracks-wec-2013#comments Adult Learning Meeting Formats Event Design face2face Tue, 14 May 2013 19:54:00 +0000 33711 at http://meetingsnet.com Saint Joseph Hospital Improves Learning With Interactive Technology http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/saint-joseph-hospital-improves-learning-interactive-technology <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How one organization is using polling software to engage everyone from executives to food-service staff.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/saint-joseph-hospital-improves-learning-interactive-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/saint-joseph-hospital-improves-learning-interactive-technology#comments Adult Learning CME Design Audience Engagement Tech News/Trends Mon, 15 Apr 2013 16:36:00 +0000 32961 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by Stuart Miles/FreeDigitalPhotos.net I have AV on My Brain http://meetingsnet.com/blog/i-have-av-my-brain <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Since we learn so much through our eyes and ears, it's no surprise that the audiovisual aspect of your meeting can have a huge impact on your attendees' learning experience.</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/i-have-av-my-brain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/i-have-av-my-brain#comments Adult Learning Audiovisual/Production Audience Engagement face2face Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:38:00 +0000 31421 at http://meetingsnet.com Deliver Better Education by Getting Your Customer Feedback in Advance http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/deliver-better-education-getting-your-customer-feedback-advance <div class="field-deck"> New MeetingMetrics tool connects presenters and attendees before your event </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New MeetingMetrics tool connects presenters and attendees before your event, allowing participants to share their preferences for content, structure, learning styles, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/deliver-better-education-getting-your-customer-feedback-advance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/deliver-better-education-getting-your-customer-feedback-advance#comments Adult Learning Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Marketing Speakers Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:28:00 +0000 31011 at http://meetingsnet.com Convening (Virtual) Leaders, Gamification Edition http://meetingsnet.com/blog/convening-virtual-leaders-gamification-edition <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Five ways to make sure your efforts to incorporate a game into your meeting succeed—and five ways to ensure you'll fail, from a session at PCMA's 2012 Convening Leaders conference.</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/convening-virtual-leaders-gamification-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/convening-virtual-leaders-gamification-edition#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement face2face Mon, 14 Jan 2013 22:33:00 +0000 30921 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings of the Future: Content, Context, and Connections http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-future-content-context-and-connections <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>With content being readily available for free now via the Web, will content still be the main driver for your future attendees?</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-future-content-context-and-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-future-content-context-and-connections#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats face2face Fri, 04 Jan 2013 20:19:00 +0000 30571 at http://meetingsnet.com