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Top Tips to Reduce Wasted Meeting Time

You may be feeling those January resolutions you made to improve your business slowly slipping away. It doesn’t have to be that way. You could tackle one small management issue and focus on fixing it.

Are You Making These Videoconferencing Mistakes?

Video conferencing is almost as good as being there – except not. If you’re trying to run a larger meeting with videoconferencing tools, you need to master a few rules of engagement.

Take Back Quality Work Hours By Managing Your Meeting Time

There you are again, sitting in another meeting while your work piles up. If your company is growing, you might notice you and your employees are involved in more meetings.

Ask These Questions to Improve Your One-on-Ones

Have your weekly one-on-one meetings become routine? You should be asking yourself this question on a regular basis.

Are Your Employees Glued to Their Phones During Meetings?

How many times has your phone chirped in a meeting? Maybe it’s a co-worker texting you about the presentation you’re both sitting through. It’s no big deal if you answer that co-worker, right?

Is Anyone “Leaning In” At Your Meetings?

You’ve seen this behavior before. You’re trying to get people’s attention in your meeting. Instead of listening to the information you’re presenting, staff members are looking at their phones.

Are Your Weekly Meetings Really Accomplishing Anything?

Are you trapped in a weekly meeting grind? Do you feel like you have to hold one-on-one meetings because everyone else does? Stop already!

Tips on How to Escape Unproductive Meetings

For some managers, work life equals meetings, which means you’re not really getting anything done. You can put a stop to this time sink by implementing some of the suggestions Dorie Clark made in a recent post on Harvard Business Review.

Managers: How Much is That Meeting Costing You?

Great ideas may come out of weekly meetings, but only if there’s effective follow-up. The more typical occurrence is that a meeting is a cost without a corresponding revenue increase to an organization. 

Sell it with a Smile

Your face is likely the first thing a potential client will see and analyze as soon as you walk through the door. Are you taking advantage of one of the most valuable tools in your sales arsenal?

Improve Meeting Productivity with These Tips

While meetings are a necessary part of the modern workplace, leaders can make them less painful and more productive for participants. In his book, Principles: Life and Work, Ray Dalio outlines nine ways to improve your meetings.

How Long Do Your Meetings Last?

We have all been there – trapped in a meeting that extends past the stated end time. Often, the offenders in these meetings are senior executives who get excited about an idea that has come up

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