Meeting Efficiency Series — Starting on Time

The Impact So, your meetings are costing you too much.  You have maybe ten people in a meeting for a half hour.  The meeting starts 6 minutes late.  If you end on time, you will only have 80% of your expected meeting time — 20% is lost!  Oh, perhaps you keep the...

Meeting Efficiency Series — Cost Overruns

What is Waste?   Any meeting can be a waste of time, but even necessary, vital meetings often include elements of waste.  Waste is simply chargeable time that does not further any business goal.  It is accompanied by an uncomfortable sense that something more...