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6 Ways to Make Sure Every Meeting Is a Productive One
Meetings

6 Ways to Make Sure Every Meeting Is a Productive One

When you think about your workweek it might be astonishing, frustrating and a tad depressing to calculate how much time you spend in bad meetings. Here is how to fix this problem.
Craig Cincotta
4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time
Meetings

4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time

Even a productive session can go awry. Here's how to keep unwanted scenarios to a minimum.
Marty Fukuda
4 Pointers for Getting the Most Out of Meetings
Productivity

4 Pointers for Getting the Most Out of Meetings

Smarten up your approach so staffers won't needlessly assemble without a distinct direction, losing valuable time without a clear outcome.
Barbara Bates
The 4 Best Ways to Keep Inspired
Inspiration

The 4 Best Ways to Keep Inspired

Don't let winter doldrums hinder your tackling work with the freshest mindset.
Miles Jennings
How Much Should You Give Away for Free During a Coffee Meeting?
Pricing

How Much Should You Give Away for Free During a Coffee Meeting?

It is important to remember that your time is money. Your time and expertise are valuable commodities that you should monitor carefully.
Deborah Mitchell
For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand
Memory

For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand

Writing by hand is slower than typing, but that could be an advantage when it comes to retention and understanding, according to a new study.
Laura Entis
5 Rules for Successful Meetings
Meetings

5 Rules for Successful Meetings

Meetings are indispensable yet have a bad reputation as time wasters. Leadership is required to make gatherings productive.
Charlie Harary
A Navy SEAL's 5 Entrepreneurial Leadership Lessons From 2014
Leadership

A Navy SEAL's 5 Entrepreneurial Leadership Lessons From 2014

It's always a good idea to review what worked, what didn't work and why, and think about what you will do in the upcoming year.
Jeff Boss
5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success
Metrics

5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success

Being popular or busy for its own sake feel good but don't move the ball forward for you or your company.
Jeff Boss
Want More Productive Meetings? Try Getting Rid of the Chairs.
Meetings

Want More Productive Meetings? Try Getting Rid of the Chairs.

Getting up and moving away from the conference table can increase collaboration and performance, a new study finds.
Laura Entis
11 Ways Top Execs Like Marissa Mayer and Jeff Bezos Run Meetings Effectively
Business Meetings

11 Ways Top Execs Like Marissa Mayer and Jeff Bezos Run Meetings Effectively

Meetings fall apart thanks to sloppy agendas, un-articulated ground rules, and other structural mistakes. Here's how some of the world's top execs manage their meetings.
Drake Baer
You Don't Say? Body Language Speaks Volumes More Than Words.
Nonverbal Communications

You Don't Say? Body Language Speaks Volumes More Than Words.

To understand what someone is communicating, watching is as important as listening.
Thai Nguyen
4 Simple Rules to Cut Down on 'Evil' Meetings
Meetings

4 Simple Rules to Cut Down on 'Evil' Meetings

Meetings usually represent a big waste of time. Instead of sitting around, use these four tips to boost productivity at your organization.
Jeff Shore