Don’t turn your smartphone off in meetings

Posted on June 16, 2014

Meetings take up a large part of our working hours and I am sure that on more than one occasion you’ve thought that the time spent could have been spent better elsewhere. And you wouldn’t be alone in thinking so. Unproductive meetings have a foothold Statistics tell us that professionals loose a staggering 31 hours a month in unproductive meetings. Don’t expect things to be much different if you’re a top executive, because surveys ...

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Meetings without email

Posted on May 23, 2014

Consider the amount of emails required to plan, execute, and follow up a typical business meeting. First you need to co-ordinate and find a date and time that suits everyone. Then there's collaboration on the agenda and other documents needed for the meeting. During the meeting, you will spend a considerable amount of time looking for additional documents and information, often residing in your email inbox. And after the meeting, you're likely ...

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