Objectives/ROI http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6629/more en What’s Important Is Worth Meeting About http://meetingsnet.com/career/what-s-important-worth-meeting-about <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Meetings Mean Business Coalition’s latest campaign to highlight the meetings industry holds up the U.S. presidential election as a model for the importance of people getting together face to face.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/what-s-important-worth-meeting-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/what-s-important-worth-meeting-about#comments Objectives/ROI Career Corporate Meetings Sun, 05 Jun 2016 15:45:00 +0000 62301 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Strategies for Planning the Perfect Event http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-strategies-planning-perfect-event <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Base your planning around these five core strategies for events that are sure to wow your participants. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-strategies-planning-perfect-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-strategies-planning-perfect-event#comments Association Meetings Resources Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports face2face Tue, 12 Apr 2016 18:54:00 +0000 59461 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Three businessmen on ladders writing &quot;Strategy&quot;</p> Got a New Boss? Opportunity Knocks http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/got-new-boss-opportunity-knocks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting planners, what happened the last time you got a new boss? The impulse to fly under the radar is a common reaction. Next time, see the change as a chance to step up and demonstrate your value and the value of meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/got-new-boss-opportunity-knocks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/got-new-boss-opportunity-knocks#comments Career Resources Career/Salary Objectives/ROI Sun, 20 Mar 2016 16:47:00 +0000 58741 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Myths About Attendees that Can Wreck Your Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Whether you’re new to meeting planning or (perhaps especially) you’ve been doing it for a while, it’s easy to fall into these traps when thinking about the people who come to your events. But you don't have to.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports face2face Mon, 07 Mar 2016 23:10:00 +0000 58401 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Guy with binoculars looking in the opposite direction of target</p> Show Me the Data: Do You Know Your ROI Stakeholders? http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/show-me-data-do-you-know-your-roi-stakeholders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>6 key meetings stakeholders whose expectations about return on investment and return on experience must be satisfied by your meeting measurement metrics.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/show-me-data-do-you-know-your-roi-stakeholders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/show-me-data-do-you-know-your-roi-stakeholders#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Fri, 04 Mar 2016 21:08:00 +0000 58351 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Stakeholder satisfaction triangle: budget, quality, schedule</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images New Meeting Industry Educational Roadshow Coming this Spring http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new event—Fuse 2016—is a collaboration between the Convention Industry Council, Meetings Mean Business, and Social Tables.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/new-meeting-industry-educational-roadshow-coming-spring#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Mon, 11 Jan 2016 21:12:00 +0000 55861 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Fuse roadshow image</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images ROI, ROO, ROE—What Do These Terms Really Mean? http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/roi-roo-roe-what-do-these-terms-really-mean <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>They’re all attempts to show whether your meeting is a success or not. Ira Kerns explains how they differ and what measures they can, and can’t, give you.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/roi-roo-roe-what-do-these-terms-really-mean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/roi-roo-roe-what-do-these-terms-really-mean#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Objectives/ROI Corporate Meetings Fri, 08 Jan 2016 14:37:00 +0000 55801 at http://meetingsnet.com The Benefits of Sticking Around to Meeting’s End http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/benefits-sticking-around-meeting-s-end <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wouldn't it be great if conferences included a closing session designed to give attendees time and space to process what they've learned and experienced before they head back to their busy lives? When possible, I've built in that time for myself and seen a huge boost in my meeting-related productivity. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/benefits-sticking-around-meeting-s-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/benefits-sticking-around-meeting-s-end#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Objectives/ROI Tue, 29 Dec 2015 20:05:00 +0000 55621 at http://meetingsnet.com Conference Networking Makes Attendees Smarter http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/conference-networking-makes-attendees-smarter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Focusing on networking opportunities at your meeting is essential. It's the biggest reason people attend.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/conference-networking-makes-attendees-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/conference-networking-makes-attendees-smarter#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Objectives/ROI Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Fri, 04 Dec 2015 18:59:00 +0000 55141 at http://meetingsnet.com Taking Risks With Meetings: Is Different as Good as Better? http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/taking-risks-meetings-different-good-better <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Taking the safe, conservative route isn’t safe anymore. The meeting planners who are valued and rewarded today are those who come to work with an open mind and are willing to take calculated risks. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/taking-risks-meetings-different-good-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/taking-risks-meetings-different-good-better#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Objectives/ROI Career Medical Meetings Premium Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:17:00 +0000 54971 at http://meetingsnet.com