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Case Study: Investigator Training Engagement To Improve Event Management

The Partnership Miller Tanner Associates is a meeting planning company that provides cost-effective, technology-based solutions for your meeting and event needs. We use our advanced event technology and meeting planning expertise to help pharmaceutical companies discover how to more effectively train and engage their study sites. We partnered with a pharmaceutical company whose initiative was aimed at improving investigator meetings’ content for more engagement, creating best practices for all future investigator meetings and measuring ROI. The Challenge Miller Tanner Associates were responsible for developing solutions for challenges related to improving...


How to Design Better Meetings and Trainings

Do you need some tips for designing better meetings and trainings? In our blog post, we share a guide for planning a scientific meeting, creative ways to brainstorm, how to put your training on repeat, and ways to keep training more engaging.


{Infographic} 8 Ways to Design a Better Meeting for Busy Professionals

Design a better meeting for busy professionals by using these 8 tips as a guide.


Meet MTA: Wendy Robbins, Financial Compliance Manager

The Miller Tanner difference is our people. That’s why we want to introduce you to our team of superstars that brings our corporate meetings and events to life for our clients. Today we introduce you to Wendy Robbins, Financial Compliance Manager. With her impeccable attention to detail, Wendy plays a critical role in the Finance Department to ensure all documentation is in order and meets compliance specifications. Meet Wendy Robbins Tell us about your current role with MTA. What are your primary responsibilities?   My current role with MTA involves preparing all...


Using Video and Visual Content to Improve Your Onboarding

If you are looking for a creative approach to onboarding new employees, optimize your onboarding with video and visual content as part of your training. At Miller Tanner Associates, we use our own VALTs, Virtual Assessment Learning and Training Source, for onboarding and to introduce new hires to all aspects of our company. We go a step further to create visual content that will improve engagement and excite our new employees about their new role with our company. Training magazine has an excellent list of 10 reasons to optimize your onboarding with...


How to Improve Your Meetings and Trainings

Message from Mary Long, Chief Compliance Officer Training yesterday versus today…  When I first started working in the CRO industry (back when the dinosaurs roamed), the training of healthcare professionals selected to participate in an investigational trial took on two basic formats: 1) holding an investigator meeting that lasted at least 2-3 days and 2) site initiation visits that lasted all day at each site.  This is still the most common practice today; however, the time spent at the investigator meeting and the site initiation visits has been cut in half. ...


Jenny Decker, CMP, Global Experiences Designer

Meet MTA: Jenny Decker, CMP, Global Experiences Designer The Miller Tanner difference is our people. That’s why we want to introduce you to our team of superstars that brings our corporate meetings and events to life for our clients. Today we introduce you to Jenny Decker, CMP, Global Experiences Designer. Jenny brings her extensive background in event management with expertise in conference and exhibition planning.  As a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), Jenny is a valuable asset to our team, planning both clinical and commercial events for our clients.


{Infographic} 5 Ways to Improve Your Corporate Training

Are you looking to improve your corporate training this year? Try these 5 tips for boosting your training engagement.


20 Reasons You Should Use VALTs to Train Your Team

Change the way you train your teams using virtual training solutions. VALTs, our one-stop solution, is a Virtual Assessment, Learning and Training Source. You can essentially train on-demand, anytime, anywhere, on any device.


Use These Powerful Strategies to Navigate Your Training

Message from Marnie   Hello 2019!   MTA has created a strong foundation and invested heavily into secure tools that capture event data to provide a more comprehensive, detailed snapshot of your event.   Data is more capable than ever to show us beyond simply calculating how many attendees are traveling to and from your event. It goes deeper to capture what’s happening inside the meeting room from defining knowledge gaps to identifying global trends for your specific audience.   Some of the features that our powerful tools offer:   •   Single Sign-On...