Social Media http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6667/more en What Makes a Great Social Customer Service Experience http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">Social media</a></span> works because there is interaction and an openness to communicate in a way that always benefits the user first. Organizations must keep this in mind when they create their own social media accounts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Social Media Medical Meetings Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:25:00 +0000 44671 at http://meetingsnet.com The Meetings App Gap http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-app-gap <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>According to a new study from American Express, planners and attendees aren't on the same wavelength when it comes to the importance of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> and meeting apps.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/meetings-app-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-app-gap#comments Mobile/Apps Social Media Tech News/Trends face2face Tue, 07 Oct 2014 20:55:00 +0000 44371 at http://meetingsnet.com Your New Philosophy Should Be: “Why Not?” http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Luann Edwards jumps right into new technology—it's actually driven her career path. But for planners who tend to dabble instead, here is her pitch for why diving into <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> can be downright amazing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career/Salary Social Media Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:27:00 +0000 44211 at http://meetingsnet.com How Twitter Going All Facebooky Could Affect Event Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Twitter recently unveiled some platform design tweaks that make it look and feel more like Facebook—and that potentially could make it a better tool for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/marketing" title="" target="_blank">event marketing</a></span>.</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/how-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing#comments Marketing Social Media Tech News/Trends face2face Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:08:00 +0000 43871 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Steps to a More Connected Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/5-steps-more-connected-meeting <div class="field-byline"> Luann Edwards, CMP, CMM </div> <div class="field-deck"> Harnessing social media’s super power for better events </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Harnessing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span>’s super power for more connected meetings</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/5-steps-more-connected-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/5-steps-more-connected-meeting#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Social Media Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:23:00 +0000 41751 at http://meetingsnet.com Just Launched: New Social Network for Meetings Industry http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/just-launched-new-social-network-meetings-industry <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new network aims to connect meeting planners, suppliers, travel directors, and other meeting professionals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/just-launched-new-social-network-meetings-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/just-launched-new-social-network-meetings-industry#comments Career Resources Social Media Mon, 19 May 2014 15:27:00 +0000 41541 at http://meetingsnet.com 9 Steps to Maximizing Social Media for Your Next Event http://meetingsnet.com/blog/9-steps-maximizing-social-media-your-next-event <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to integrate <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> to encourage more engagement from your event's participants.</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/9-steps-maximizing-social-media-your-next-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/9-steps-maximizing-social-media-your-next-event#comments Audience Engagement Checklists Social Media face2face Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:15:00 +0000 40821 at http://meetingsnet.com Social Media Influencers: Richard Branson Tops Our List of Online Stars http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/social-media-influencers-richard-branson-tops-our-list-online-stars <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>It wasn&rsquo;t easy, narrowing the field of online personalities in meetings and travel to the 11 most influential. What we learned is that people don&rsquo;t rise to the top in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> because of a certain number of tweets or fans or followers, but because of the enthusiasm, insight, introspection&mdash;and sometimes, insanity&mdash;they share with the rest of us.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/social-media-influencers-richard-branson-tops-our-list-online-stars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/social-media-influencers-richard-branson-tops-our-list-online-stars#comments Social Media Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:12:00 +0000 39961 at http://meetingsnet.com Our Editors' Favorite Follows http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/our-editors-favorite-follows <div class="field-deck"> Who do MeetingsNet's editors follow for fun? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Who do MeetingsNet's editors follow for fun?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/our-editors-favorite-follows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/our-editors-favorite-follows#comments Social Media Tue, 18 Feb 2014 22:08:00 +0000 39931 at http://meetingsnet.com Hashtags to Follow http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/hashtags-follow <div class="field-deck"> Our top social media stars for 2014—Stephen Barth, Richard Branson, Midori Connolly, Tahira Endean, Jeff Hurt, Jessica Levin, Shawna McKinley, Sherrie Mersdorf (for Cvent), Dan Parks, Sue Pelletier, and Adrian Segar—share their favorite hashtags </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our top <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> stars for 2014—Stephen Barth, Richard Branson, Midori Connolly, Tahira Endean, Jeff Hurt, Jessica Levin, Shawna McKinley, Sherrie Mersdorf (for Cvent), Dan Parks, Sue Pelletier, and Adrian Segar—share their favorite hashtags</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/hashtags-follow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/hashtags-follow#comments Social Media Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:27:00 +0000 39921 at http://meetingsnet.com Source: iconsETC (icons.mysitemyway.com)