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Are You Ready For The Meetings Of The Future?

Business Technology InternetSome people love them, other hate them – meetings are a regular part of the workweek for managers, and are here to stay.

However, technology and other advances have led to several changes in meetings. Learn More

How to ensure MAGIC meetings

magicMeetings can be testing, even for the most prepared manager, and most people will agree that the amount of time wasted in meetings could be drastically reduced if several steps are taken. And those steps are fairly simple and straightforward.

Tony Jeary talks about running meetings according to the acronym ‘magic’. Trying out these ideas may reduce the time wasted.
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Your Weekly Sales Meeting – A Time For Action Or A Time To Sleep?

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Driving home from a sales meeting recently, I was thinking back on how one person was constantly on his blackberry, dealing with emails (or maybe playing games…I don’t really know) and certainly not actively partaking in the meeting.
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How to ensure MAGIC meetings

Meetings can be testing, even for the most prepared manager, and most people will agree that the amount of time wasted in meetings could be drastically reduced if severalMagic steps are taken. And those steps are fairly simple and straightforward. Learn More

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When Your Team Meeting Agenda Is Ignored

noWhen we run trainings on Meeting Management, one of the common themes that comes up is, what’s the best way to keep the meeting on track when it strays off the agenda?

Now, for whatever reason, some meeting chairmen find it difficult to keep the meeting to the agenda without it sounding like a schoolmaster being irate with his 10-year-old kids! Learn More

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Making Meetings A Valuable Use Of Your Time

meetingWhy this meeting? Why now?

If you ask people where most time is lost at work, the invariable answer is “meetings that don’t have a point”. So why do we let it happen? What can we do to persuade people that meetings are actually a valuable use of their time, and not another excuse for not getting their reports done on time? Learn More