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Entries Tagged as 'Effective Meetings'

Clocking Your Way to More Productive Meetings

February 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Try these time management techniques used by leaders to cut down on the length of meetings.

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Tags: Effective Meetings · Time Management

Running Efficient, Productive Meetings

January 18th, 2011 · 1 Comment

There is a lot of advice out there on the best ways to run an efficient and successful meeting. Some of the books and seminars available are excellent, and I definitely recommend checking them out if you have the time. But, given that so many of us can’t find the time in our schedules to […]

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Tags: Effective Meetings · Team Productivity · Time Management

Banning Multitasking at Meetings

March 31st, 2009 · No Comments

“What do you think, John?” “Uh, could you repeat the question?’ We’ve all been there, whether at an in-person meeting or a teleconference, when “John” has been physically present but busy scrolling through email on his Blackberry.  He thinks he is fully capable of doing both, that he is actually more productive this way, until […]

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Why We Complain About Meetings But Keep Having Them

March 17th, 2008 · No Comments

Another meeting to attend, and you won’t get any work done again today! That’s a common complaint in some companies, yet the schedule of meetings continues. There have been some changes with teleconferencing and videoconferencing, but the gatherings still occur with regularity. A new study coming out from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Steven […]

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Tags: Effective Meetings · Office Productivity · Team Productivity