March 31, 2017
Dana L. Saal, CMP, CAE
Dana’s Meeting Minutes is based on the Meeting Planning Triangle. Click here for a link.
In addition to planning for the generational and learning style differences of your participants, you also want to plan for a variety of experience levels. Leveraging them will lead...
March 17, 2017
Many of today’s association meetings host attendees from up to three generations—from 60+-year-olds to 20-somethings. This is both exciting and challenging.
As a planner, it’s your j...
March 3, 2017
Is your meeting audience as diverse as it could be? Have you really thought about who your meeting is designed for and whether you are reaching all potential registrants?
February 17, 2017
Meeting success requires writing, not just thinking about, why you’re planning your meeting.
These, of course, are your objectives and they serve two purposes to:
1. Tell you what to...
February 3, 2017
Welcome to Dana’s Meeting Minutes! Every other week I will share Three Tips and One Awesome Idea for Innovative Association Planners. Wow!
Each blog will stand alone, but will also build on the previous blogs. I will give you actionable ideas that will make your job ea...
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