Meetings receive a bad rap. This tongue-in-cheek quotation is the sentiment of many: “If something is urgent, do it yourself. If you have time, delegate it. If you have forever, call a meeting.”
Here are tips on making your next meeting profitable and helpful to all concerned.
Dave Barry, in poking fun at the value of meetings said, “If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be ‘meetings.’”
Using the suggestions in this article, in your next meeting you can prove the pundits wrong.
Stephen D. Boyd, Ph.D., CSP, is Professor Emeritus of Speech Communication, College of Informatics, Northern Kentucky University, near Cincinnati. He presents keynotes and seminars to corporations and associations whose people want to speak and listen effectively.
Contact Steve today for priority scheduling!
(859) 441-6520 or email info@SBoyd.com