Tired of endless meetings that don't solve anything? Jamie-Natalie Cross explains how to make the best of the meeting time you have.
How often do you hold meetings? Do you view them as time well spent or do you end up feeling frustrated because you didn’t get down to the main facts? Do the people in your meetings seem to talk about the same things, but never actually get round to solving anything? If any of these scenarios sound familiar, it means you’re not being effective in your meetings. The points below are designed to ensure that you get what you want from each meeting.
Don’t do it!
Do you really need to have a meeting, or could the issue be solved via email or on the phone? People can feel resentful if they feel you’re wasting their tim...