Objectives/ROI http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6629/more en 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Association Meetings Financial/Insurance 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Association Meetings Financial/Insurance 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Objectives/ROI Career Medical Meetings Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:17:00 +0000 54971 at http://meetingsnet.com What a Massive User Conference Can Teach Any Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/what-massive-user-conference-can-teach-any-meeting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The organizers of Dreamforce are always alert for inspiration, willing to change, and above all, strive to make it as easy as possible for attendees to achieve their personal goals at the annual event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/what-massive-user-conference-can-teach-any-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/what-massive-user-conference-can-teach-any-meeting#comments Association Meetings Attendee Management Audience Engagement Objectives/ROI Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 09 Nov 2015 16:18:00 +0000 54441 at http://meetingsnet.com The Not-So-Simple Task of Measuring Meeting Results http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/not-so-simple-task-measuring-meeting-results <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Determining if your large meetings actually produce the results you want requires following a proven, post-meeting survey measurement methodology. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/not-so-simple-task-measuring-meeting-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/not-so-simple-task-measuring-meeting-results#comments Association Meetings Objectives/ROI Career Corporate Meetings Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:45:00 +0000 53621 at http://meetingsnet.com Top 5 ideas for More Successful Business Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/canada/top-5-ideas-more-successful-business-meetings <div class="field-deck"> Content provided in collaboration with Québec City Business Destination </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>As any savvy event planner knows, effective and successful business meetings and conventions take a lot of detailed planning and razor-sharp logistics. Yet, while we get caught up in the deadlines and budgets, we can easily lose sight of some decisive elements that can make our events more impactful.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/canada/top-5-ideas-more-successful-business-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/canada/top-5-ideas-more-successful-business-meetings#comments Canada Objectives/ROI Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:40:00 +0000 53441 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Your Meeting Should Be Like a Horror Movie—In the Best Possible Way http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-your-meeting-should-be-horror-movie-best-possible-way <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What you can learn from horror film director Eli Roth to make the next event you plan a bloody good one.</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-your-meeting-should-be-horror-movie-best-possible-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-your-meeting-should-be-horror-movie-best-possible-way#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Objectives/ROI Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Tue, 29 Sep 2015 22:32:00 +0000 53351 at http://meetingsnet.com Mapping the Attendee Journey in Real Time with ExperienceGuru http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>ASAE has been quietly collecting real-time data on its attendees’ experience at its events—and using it to improve things on the fly.</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/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru#comments Attendee Management Audience Engagement Pharma Meeting Planning Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Trade Shows face2face Tue, 22 Sep 2015 21:26:00 +0000 53211 at http://meetingsnet.com