Published: March 29, 2016, 2:00 pm
If your job can feel like school sometimes, then conferences can feel like the equivalent of a fun and busy field trip, a chance to learn new things in a different environment, plus meet new people and have a good time while you’re at it.
But for those new to the professional conference scene, conferences can seem a little overwhelming.
With so many panels to attend, speakers to hear, and, yes, work to do, it’s easy to get caught up in the enthusiasm and occasional stress that a work conference has to offer.
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Published: March 8, 2016, 5:00 pm
What could be worse for an introvert than the thought of attending a conference packed with hundreds, or even thousands of others, and having to interact with them on top of it all?
While it may not be their favorite situation, introverts can actually get just as much out of a conference as anyone else.
All it takes is a little bit of thought and a slightly different approach.
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Do Some Prep
Look up the list of attendees online and figure out who you’d like to connect with. Either (Read more...
Published: March 4, 2016, 10:00 pm
The calendar has turned and 2016 is in full swing. Over the next 10 months, you won’t have to look far to find a business conference that piques your interest.
But here is the problem: you only have so much time and money for attending conferences. For this reason, set your sights on those that will provide the most value along with a positive return on investment.
Despite the fact that there are thousands of conferences to choose from, some have a better reputation than others. Below is a comprehensive list of the top business conferences of 2016:
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