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Business Meeting and Event Planning For Dummies

Published: July 25, 2003

Overview

Hold productive meetings and events with help from Dummies It’s a whole new world out there. With so many companies, big and small, electing to move to virtual or hybrid operating models, meetings have arguably become more important than ever as the primary way teams communicate day-to-day. But how do you maximize engagement when a screen sits between you and your coworkers? In Business Meeting & Event Planning For Dummies, expert author Susan Friedmann shares her tips and insider tricks for navigating virtual and hybrid gatherings without missing a beat. Armed with top-notch guidance and insider tips from Dummies, you’ll be able to streamline meetings to maximize efficiency and save money, on or offline. With this book:
  • Create effective and exciting business events and presentations
  • Keep on time and on budget, maintain group engagement, and use social media to your advantage
  • Discover best practices, proven tips, and technical advice
If you’re a professional who wants to make the most of business meetings, this is the Dummies guide for you. It’s also a valuable resource for anyone who needs to plan a large-scale event (seminar, convention, etc.).
Hold productive meetings and events with help from Dummies It’s a whole new world out there. With so many companies, big and small, electing to move to virtual or hybrid operating models, meetings have arguably become more important than ever as the primary way teams communicate day-to-day. But how do you maximize engagement when a screen sits between you and your coworkers? In Business Meeting & Event Planning For Dummies, expert author Susan Friedmann shares her tips and insider tricks for navigating virtual and hybrid gatherings without missing a beat. Armed with top-notch guidance and insider
tips from Dummies, you’ll be able to streamline meetings to maximize efficiency and save money, on or offline. With this book:
  • Create effective and exciting business events and presentations
  • Keep on time and on budget, maintain group engagement, and use social media to your advantage
  • Discover best practices, proven tips, and technical advice
If you’re a professional who wants to make the most of business meetings, this is the Dummies guide for you. It’s also a valuable resource for anyone who needs to plan a large-scale event (seminar, convention, etc.).
Meeting and Event Planning For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Planning business meetings and events requires multitasking skills and ingenuity. To succeed, you need to know the basics of meeting or event planning and how to plan effectively. Then, you must hone your skills so that you can negotiate for the best venues, vendors, and speakers for your attendees. And, if you can do all this and keep costs down — and you can! — you'll be a hit with your boss and your clients.