Almost everyone has experienced the frustration of a meeting that could have been explained via a simple email. Meetings are a powerful tool that’s widely misunderstood but can be so useful for generating ideas and forging a team spirit.
Given that nobody enjoys their time being wasted, gaining a reputation for running efficient and successful meetings is good for you and your career.
Running a successful meeting is more than sending out a notice that your team is to meet at a particular time and place. Successful meetings need structure and order, as without these elements, they can drag on and not accomplish a thing.
The simplest of steps can make all the difference between a good meeting or not.