Meeting Formats http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6621/more en Venues Beyond the Breakout Room http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Our photo gallery is a sampling of the thousands of unique venue options listed at the Web site EVENTup. Do some searching yourself and you can find a battleship, an art-glass studio, and something new with every click. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:48:00 +0000 44691 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 The Three Forces of the “Shift Age” http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aligning your meetings with the forces at play in "the shift age" is key to your success. Think about how you can incorporate globalism, individual choice, and connectedness into your planning process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Meeting Formats Speakers Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 44271 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 Five Steps To Creating the Meeting Industry’s Complete Convention Challenge! http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/five-steps-creating-meeting-industry-s-complete-convention-challenge <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The ALS ice bucket challenge is celebrated as a great success by building awareness and revenue for the cause.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/five-steps-creating-meeting-industry-s-complete-convention-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/five-steps-creating-meeting-industry-s-complete-convention-challenge#comments Marketing Meeting Formats Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:40:00 +0000 43891 at http://meetingsnet.com Being Schooled: Inside a Conference That Works http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/being-schooled-inside-conference-works <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You may have heard Adrian Segar present on the power of peer-created conferences. But it’s something else to see one in action.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/being-schooled-inside-conference-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/being-schooled-inside-conference-works#comments Meeting Formats Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:25:00 +0000 42971 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 Networking Isn't for the Faint of Heart http://meetingsnet.com/blog/networking-isnt-faint-heart <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Is your networking event not really encouraging people to actually try to meet people they don't already know? Here are some ideas that may help.</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/networking-isnt-faint-heart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/networking-isnt-faint-heart#comments Meeting Formats face2face Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:58:00 +0000 42261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Networking at Cvent&#39;s Corporate and Association Meetings Summits (photo courtesy of Cvent)</p> LPL Financial Turns a Trade Show into a Community http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Success hasn't slowed down innovation at LPL Financial's annual conference. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:37:00 +0000 41911 at http://meetingsnet.com Book a Meeting With No RFP, No Contract http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Search for and book small meeting spaces (like the MAKERS venue in Seattle, pictured) on the spot with the LiquidSpace Web site and app. And now, for a fee, track those bookings at your own secure Web portal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract#comments Meeting Formats Strategic Meetings Management Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings News Mon, 19 May 2014 15:26:00 +0000 41531 at http://meetingsnet.com