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Author: Susan A Friedmann
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2003.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Addresses site selection, contract negotiation, publicity, entertainment, scheduling, setting up and breaking down, event logistics, menus, A/V requirements, expenses, and emergencies.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Friedmann, Susan A.
Meeting & event planning for dummies.
Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2003
(DLC) 2003105655
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan A Friedmann
ISBN: 9781118053249 1118053249
OCLC Number: 872659989
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 358 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction. Part I: Been to Any Good Meetings or Events Lately? Chapter 1: Gearing Up for Meetings and Events. Chapter 2: Strictly Business: Knowing Your Meeting Type. Chapter 3: The ABCs of Meeting Preparation. Chapter 4: Mixing Business with Pleasure: Events. Chapter 5: Bringing an Event to Life. Part II: It's All Show Business. Chapter 6: Get Me to the Meeting on Time. Chapter 7: Food for Thought. Chapter 8: Great Speakers, Great Impressions. Chapter 9: It's the Extras That Count. Chapter 10: Is the Grass Greener Overseas? Chapter 11: Lights, Camera, Action. Part III: No Guts, No Story. Chapter 12: Nuts and Bolts: Negotiating, Contracting, and Ensuring Safety. Chapter 13: Working with Vendors. Chapter 14: Drinking Champagne on a Beer Budget. Part IV: Mission Possible: Building Bridges with Technology. Chapter 15: Making Meeting Technology Work for You. Chapter 16: This Phone's for You: Teleconferencing. Chapter 17: Videoconferencing Made Easy. Chapter 18: Holding Meetings Online. Part V: Exhibiting at Home and Abroad. Chapter 19: Planning for Gold: Exhibiting 101. Chapter 20: Strutting Your Stuff: Exhibiting 201. Chapter 21: Strutting Your Best Stuff Overseas: Exhibiting 301. Part VI: The Part of Tens. Chapter 22: Ten Alternatives to Meetings. Chapter 23: Ten Common Meeting Mistakes to Avoid. Chapter 24: Ten Top Negotiating Tactics. Part VII: Appendixes. Appendix A: Online Resources for Meeting and Event Planners. Appendix B: Checklist Heaven. Index.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Other Titles: Meeting and event planning for dummies
Responsibility: by Susan Friedmann.
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