With so many tasks on the to-do list of a meeting professional the one I often hear complaints about is the speaker-booking process. Meeting managers complain that speakers get paid too much, are hard to connect with, and can be demanding. Speakers complain that meeting professionals don’t return phone calls, are cheap, and unaccommodating.
But we need each other to produce meetings that educate, connect, and inspire.
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