Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Time to Deep-Six the Panels? http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/time-deep-six-panels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Results of a recent survey find that, while they're ubiquitous, the panel discussion model just isn't working for many attendees. Here's a list of pet panel peeves, and suggestions on how to improve them.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/time-deep-six-panels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/time-deep-six-panels#comments Speakers Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:35:00 +0000 40671 at http://meetingsnet.com Perception and the Business of Magic http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic <div class="field-byline"> By Kostya Kimlat </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What a magician can teach your attendees about perception and reality—and the important role perception plays in business and communication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Speakers Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:51:00 +0000 39221 at http://meetingsnet.com Superstorms and Speakers: 5 Tips to Avoid Transportation Trouble http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/superstorms-and-speakers-5-tips-avoid-transportation-trouble <div class="field-byline"> By Karen E. Lynn </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rent a car, borrow a jet—what else can meeting professionals do to ensure blizzards and such don't ruin their perfectly planned keynotes?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/superstorms-and-speakers-5-tips-avoid-transportation-trouble" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/superstorms-and-speakers-5-tips-avoid-transportation-trouble#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Expert Advice Speakers Medical Meetings Tips From Top Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:11:00 +0000 39211 at http://meetingsnet.com The Events and Entertainment Insider: Ideas to Get Your Morning General Session Off to a Great Start http://meetingsnet.com/blog/events-and-entertainment-insider-ideas-get-your-morning-general-session-great-start <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Get your attendees talking, laughing, and paying attention—even first thing in the morning.</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/events-and-entertainment-insider-ideas-get-your-morning-general-session-great-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/events-and-entertainment-insider-ideas-get-your-morning-general-session-great-start#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Speakers face2face Mon, 21 Oct 2013 13:20:00 +0000 37542 at http://meetingsnet.com Multitask! Get a Career Boost and a Speaker Preview at the Same Time http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/multitask-get-career-boost-and-speaker-preview-same-time <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Goodman Speakers Bureau recently teamed up with career Web site MeetingsJobs.com to create a series of quick-hit webinars with motivational speakers that do double duty. Hear career advice while previewing professional speakers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/multitask-get-career-boost-and-speaker-preview-same-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/multitask-get-career-boost-and-speaker-preview-same-time#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Resources Education/Certification Speakers Medical Meetings Fri, 20 Sep 2013 15:54:00 +0000 36631 at http://meetingsnet.com Editors' Picks: Favorite Speakers of 2013 http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/editors-picks-favorite-speakers-2013 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Our editors travel to industry meetings and conventions around the globe, so we asked them to tell us about their favorite speakers so far this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/editors-picks-favorite-speakers-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/editors-picks-favorite-speakers-2013#comments Speakers Thu, 18 Jul 2013 19:48:00 +0000 35131 at http://meetingsnet.com Top 11 Female Speakers for 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/top-11-female-speakers-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ruth Levine, founder of SpeakInc. Speakers bureau, recently released her list of the most popular female speakers for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/top-11-female-speakers-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/top-11-female-speakers-2014#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Speakers Medical Meetings Sat, 13 Jul 2013 16:37:00 +0000 35031 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Questions to Target Your Speaker Search http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/10-questions-target-your-speaker-search <div class="field-byline"> By Liz Piacentini, CMP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Google “motivational speaker” and you could get 9,960,000 results. Our tips for navigating the morass.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/10-questions-target-your-speaker-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/10-questions-target-your-speaker-search#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Speakers Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tips From Top Thu, 30 May 2013 18:15:00 +0000 34181 at http://meetingsnet.com Hillary Clinton Joins the Speaker Circuit http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/hillary-clinton-joins-speaker-circuit <div class="field-deck"> The former secretary of state will command six figures per speech </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As much as Hillary Clinton has declared that she was to take a break from public life, don&rsquo;t expect the political superstar to remain out of the spotlight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/hillary-clinton-joins-speaker-circuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/hillary-clinton-joins-speaker-circuit#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Speakers News Wed, 20 Feb 2013 18:38:00 +0000 31571 at http://meetingsnet.com Look Who's Talking: Contracts for Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/look-whos-talking-contracts-speakers <div class="field-byline"> Jed R. Mandel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting executives hire speakers to educate or to entertain; the best speakers do both. It has become common practice for organizations that retain meeting</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/look-whos-talking-contracts-speakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/look-whos-talking-contracts-speakers#comments Negotiating/Contracts Speakers Corporate Meetings News Fri, 01 Feb 2013 05:00:00 +0000 18314 at http://meetingsnet.com