Study after study shows that Americans waste countless hours in meetings. But we continue to strategize, dissect problems and give status updates — in overlong, aimless gatherings.
If you're going to host a meeting, how can you stay on track? It starts by knowing your goal — and then devising a roadmap to get there.
To lead a highly focused, goal-driven meeting:
Calculate the payback. Before convening a meeting, identify what's to gain. Weigh the investment of time and energy for...