Checklists http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en 4 Tips for Training Event Staff http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff <div class="field-byline"> By Drew D’Agostino </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's your event staffers, whether <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/7-strategies-effective-site-volunteers-your-meetings" title="7 Strategies for Effective On-Site Volunteers at Your Meetings" target="_blank">volunteer</a></span> or contracted, who ensure that guests experience the event as you've envisioned it. Are they up to the task? Try these four training best practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff#comments Association Meetings Resources Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Checklists International Partners Outsourcing Medical Meetings Tips From Top Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:01:00 +0000 39911 at http://meetingsnet.com Cvent Introduces New Online Hub for Meeting Deals http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/cvent-introduces-new-online-hub-meeting-deals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cvent has introduced the Promotions Hub, a new online service listing special offers on hotels and venues for meeting planners. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/cvent-introduces-new-online-hub-meeting-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/cvent-introduces-new-online-hub-meeting-deals#comments Checklists Negotiating/Contracts Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:43:00 +0000 38831 at http://meetingsnet.com 15 Questions to Ask Before You Book Your Next Entertainer http://meetingsnet.com/blog/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What to ask when selecting and booking entertainment</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/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Checklists Negotiating/Contracts Recreation/Entertainment Tips From Top face2face Mon, 26 Aug 2013 12:35:00 +0000 35761 at http://meetingsnet.com 50 Ways to Save Money Planning Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings <div class="field-byline"> Dave Kovaleski </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here are 50 ways to cut costs when planning your next meeting. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Some are tried and true, others might not work in every case, but they're all worth a shot!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Budgeting/Cost Savings Checklists Recreation/Entertainment Tips From Top Fri, 21 Jun 2013 12:58:00 +0000 24405 at http://meetingsnet.com Checklist: Promoting Your Event Through Social Media http://meetingsnet.com/blog/checklist-promoting-your-event-through-social-media <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here's a handy-dandy checklist for marketing your events using <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> sites including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube/Vimeo.</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/checklist-promoting-your-event-through-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/checklist-promoting-your-event-through-social-media#comments Checklists Marketing Social Media face2face Mon, 10 Jun 2013 13:10:00 +0000 34381 at http://meetingsnet.com 11 Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy Overseas http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/11-tips-staying-safe-and-healthy-overseas <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Make this checklist part of your pre-meeting mailing to attendees for international trips.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/11-tips-staying-safe-and-healthy-overseas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/11-tips-staying-safe-and-healthy-overseas#comments Checklists Global Meetings Resources Expert Advice Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:49:00 +0000 32381 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Hire a Photographer for Your Event http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/how-hire-photographer-your-event <div class="field-byline"> By Bob Christie </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>15 key questions to ask the photographer to make sure you know what you're getting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/how-hire-photographer-your-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/checklists/how-hire-photographer-your-event#comments Audiovisual/Production Association Meetings Checklists Wed, 21 Nov 2012 17:49:00 +0000 29831 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Bob Christie</p> 7 Tips for Ethical Fam Trips http://meetingsnet.com/corporatemeetingsincentives/news/seven_tips_for_ethical_fam_trips_0712 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A familiarization (or "fam") trip is one of the perks of being a meeting professional, but before you pack your bags, consider these seven rules for success.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporatemeetingsincentives/news/seven_tips_for_ethical_fam_trips_0712" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporatemeetingsincentives/news/seven_tips_for_ethical_fam_trips_0712#comments Association Meetings Resources Checklists Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Thu, 12 Jul 2012 20:29:00 +0000 24354 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Meetings Checklist: Ground Transportation http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation <div class="field-byline"> Mike Fogarty </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These questions will help you choose a reliable ground transportation provider outside the U.S. and ensure your attendees get where they want to go safely.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation#comments Checklists International Partners Shipping/Logistics Thu, 07 Jun 2012 01:22:00 +0000 24366 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 tips: a meeting planning checklist http://meetingsnet.com/blog/10-tips-meeting-planning-checklist <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here's another guest blog from Josh Marx, director of marketing with American Meetings, Inc. Here are 10 things that will help you plan and run a successful conference: 1. Identify possible dates: When choosing the dates for a conference, have ...</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/10-tips-meeting-planning-checklist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/10-tips-meeting-planning-checklist#comments Checklists face2face Thu, 05 Apr 2012 23:51:00 +0000 21246 at http://meetingsnet.com