July 21, 2017
Dana L. Saal, CMP, CAE
Dana’s Meeting Minutes is based on the Meeting Planning Triangle©. Click here for a link.
This is not your typical tech blog. I know today’s tech options, but am not versed in their applications. However, I am versed at making decisions and knowing how to do that may be...
July 7, 2017
Dana’s Meeting Minutes is based on the Meeting Planning Triangle. Click here for a link.
Think about the meetings you have attended (not planned). What pops up? Is it a coffee break or something that was a pleasant surprise? (Okay, I do recall a particularly awesome cof...
June 23, 2017
Has it been awhile since you would describe your exhibit hall as bustling with energy? Instead of convincing attendees that it’s important to support exhibitors, design an exhibit h...
June 16, 2017
I am still exploring Event Design, one third of The Meeting Planning Triangle©, whose strength lies in having well-written objectives for your meeting.
Each of your special events sh...
May 26, 2017
Most participants say they attend meetings for the education and/or the networking. They want the networking, but to justify the expense, they need the education. Nothing interesti...
May 12, 2017
Meeting planners are thinkers and doers. Let’s get those good ideas in place so participants can benefit from them, pronto. Members are not always so eager. Even with reluctant lead...
You cannot pour from an empty cup
December 29, 2017
Useful event evaluation questions
December 15, 2017
Why? Why? Why? Digging to get the right answer
December 1, 2017
I can’t eat that. Should I have told you in advance?
November 17, 2017
Tell them where to go: signage at its best
October 27, 2017