Event Planning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6623/more en Break Down Those Cliques: 3 Ideas for First-Timer Receptions http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>First timer receptions are important, says Sharon Fisher, Idea Sparker (CEO) at Orlando-based Play With a Purpose, but it’s not enough to just get everyone together for a cocktail.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Meetings Fuel Corporate Meetings Event Planning Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:00 +0000 67391 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Tips for Scripting a Captivating Event http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event <div class="field-byline"> By Josh Golden, Creative Director, PCI </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lights, music, action! How you can play up the drama to engage your audience. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event#comments Audiovisual/Production Association Meetings Audience Engagement Corporate Meetings Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:19:00 +0000 67381 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Directors chair</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Eagle, Parrot, Owl, Dove: What’s Your Communication Style? http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/eagle-parrot-owl-dove-what-s-your-communication-style <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Merrick Rosenberg urged Pharma Forum attendees to understand their own communication style, recognize the styles of others, and use that knowledge to create better relationships. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/eagle-parrot-owl-dove-what-s-your-communication-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/eagle-parrot-owl-dove-what-s-your-communication-style#comments Association Meetings Speakers Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Negotiation Insights Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:40:00 +0000 59151 at http://meetingsnet.com Say What? Essential Tips for Translating Multinational Events http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/say-what-essential-tips-translating-multinational-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Use these best practices for choosing a translation service and supporting your speakers in an increasingly multilingual environment. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/say-what-essential-tips-translating-multinational-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/say-what-essential-tips-translating-multinational-events#comments Association Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Speakers Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:58:00 +0000 67181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Translation headsets on row of chairs</p> New Platform Aims to Help Planners Crowdsource Content http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>SharedXP is designed to tap into the collective intelligence of peer groups to co-create event content.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content#comments Association Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Speakers Corporate Meetings Tue, 22 Nov 2016 21:14:00 +0000 67121 at http://meetingsnet.com SharedXP 3 Things Planners Need to Know About Food Allergies http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/3-things-planners-need-know-about-food-allergies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Keeping your menus safe and inclusive for those with food allergies and sensitivities isn’t as overwhelming as it may at first appear.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/3-things-planners-need-know-about-food-allergies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/3-things-planners-need-know-about-food-allergies#comments Food & Beverage Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:56:00 +0000 67001 at http://meetingsnet.com Credit: udra on Thinkstock by Getty Images Heading for Wholeness http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness <div class="field-byline"> Hannah Kinnersley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Strategies for keeping attendees engaged and focused </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There's a role for the meeting planner in bringing engaged, alert attendees to the table. It centers on delivering healthy foods, opportunities for movement, and time for introspection.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness#comments Audience Engagement Food & Beverage Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:51:00 +0000 66901 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Sweet Ideas to Reduce Food Waste and Food Miles at Your Events http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>How much are you doing to incorporate sustainability into your F&B programs? Here's a menu of actions that can help you send a lot less good food to the landfill.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:47:00 +0000 66801 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Easy Ways to Make Your Meeting a Millennial Magnet http://meetingsnet.com/blog/10-easy-ways-make-your-meeting-millennial-magnet <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Top tips from a Millennial on how to get her peer group excited about participating in your next event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/10-easy-ways-make-your-meeting-millennial-magnet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/10-easy-ways-make-your-meeting-millennial-magnet#comments Marketing Resources and Reports Event Planning face2face Tue, 08 Nov 2016 22:34:00 +0000 66691 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Robyn speaking at E2MA&#39;s Red Diamond Congress</p> Want to Sabotage Your Meeting? Easy. Just Flub the Pre-Meeting Research http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/want-sabotage-your-meeting-easy-just-flub-pre-meeting-research <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ira Kerns shares his top tips for the crucial pre-meeting research process. Skipping this step can cost you time and money and damage your chances of a successful event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/want-sabotage-your-meeting-easy-just-flub-pre-meeting-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/want-sabotage-your-meeting-easy-just-flub-pre-meeting-research#comments Association Meetings Objectives/ROI Corporate Meetings Mon, 07 Nov 2016 19:05:00 +0000 66711 at http://meetingsnet.com