Medical Meetings Resources http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6645/more en MPI #WEC16: A Few of My Favorite Things http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are some of the things that stood out for me at Meeting Professionals International's 2016 World Education Congress, from people watching to tunes to top-notch education.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Northeast U.S. face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 63211 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Poker at The Big Deal MPI WEC16 fundraiser.</p> MPI #WEC16 Rewrites the Rules http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress 2016 broke new ground in Atlantic City as participants played hard, learned more, got experiential, and cuddled a lot of puppies.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:19:00 +0000 63171 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Sand sculpture welcoming MPI WEC16 attendees to Atlantic City</p> 5 Ways to Inspire, Motivate, and Activate Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees <div class="field-byline"> By Julie Walker, Cramer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How to transform your events from being expensive information-transmitters to meaningful motivational activators </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:56:00 +0000 62801 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Post-It note saying, &quot;Time for Action&quot;</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images What’s a CMP Worth? About $8,500 http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Results from the Professional Convention Management Association’s 2016 annual salary survey track pay increases, work loads, and other key metrics.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500#comments Association Meetings Resources Career/Salary Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Thu, 09 Jun 2016 20:50:00 +0000 62751 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Woman looking up at dollars falling through the air</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Meetings Podcast: Steven Wickel on the Future of Events Show http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen talks with Steven Wickel about the upcoming Future of Events Conference, which he founded.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show#comments Association Meetings Resources Global Meetings Resources Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:56:00 +0000 62691 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Quote: &quot;Don&#39;t look back. You&#39;re not going that way.&quot;</p> Is the Way You're Using Technology Hijacking Your Attendees' Minds? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A former Google design ethicist talks about how technology can be used to exploit people’s mental vulnerabilities—something you’re likely doing now without even realizing it.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds#comments Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 08 Jun 2016 19:54:00 +0000 62671 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Brain with cellphone and internet symbols</p> Perspective: I Nominate... http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We can’t take everyone for our annual honor, now nine years running, but I tip my hat to the obvious effort, leadership, and innovation documented in all the nominations we received.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Career Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:34:00 +0000 62531 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>MeetingsNet&#39;s 2016 Changemakers</p> Bring Your General Sessions to Life with Theater-in-the-Round http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round <div class="field-byline"> By Kristin Arnold </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here’s how you can use theater-in-the-round, an audience-centric room set that engages and involves, but can be a bit tricky to pull off.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:28:00 +0000 62021 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Spotlights on round stage</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Why Being Super Crazy Busy Is Actually a Good Thing http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Stressed out with too much to do and not enough time to do it in? Your brain says, “Thanks!”</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports face2face Tue, 31 May 2016 20:52:00 +0000 61941 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Office with wall calendar covered in Post-It notes</p> 25 Ways Speakers Can Help Promote Your Events Before, During, and After http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/25-ways-speakers-can-help-promote-your-events-during-and-after <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Involving speakers in your event promotions is easy and doesn’t have to cost a dime!</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/25-ways-speakers-can-help-promote-your-events-during-and-after" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/25-ways-speakers-can-help-promote-your-events-during-and-after#comments Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Speakers Fri, 27 May 2016 15:28:00 +0000 61781 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon guy holding megaphone</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images