When is your next meeting? Tomorrow? This afternoon? Or are you already late for your next meeting?
We spend a lot of time in work meetings and they don't seem to make us very happy
So here's a simple tip you can try very easily: Open your next meeting with a round where each person shares … Continue Reading ››
Just got this awesome message on LinkedIn:
I have been reading your work for a few days now, and I cannot get enough.
We have 4 analysts on our team, who touch many if not all groups in our company, and the insight you provide in your articles is invaluable. Our role often means our view … Continue Reading ››
This awesome UFO is parked in the courtyard of the Zappos.com HQ in Las Vegas and can be used for meetings. I love that kind of thing.
In December we did a tour of some of the happiest workplaces in the US to see what ideas we could steal
borrow from them.
Above is an interview I did with Richard Sheridan, the founder and Chief Storyteller of Menlo Innovations in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In this brief … Continue Reading ››
Meetings are one of the most hated workplace activities. Studies show that the more meetings people attend, the less happy they are at work
and that meetings are the biggest time waster
keeping people from actually, you know, doing their jobs.
This passage from the book jPod by Douglas Coupland illustrates … Continue Reading ››
We are extremely proud to be able to announce our newest product, which is called Much Better Meetings
Basically, meetings often suck and make people unhappy at work.
I talked to a friend today who says he has a doctor's note to the effect … Continue Reading ››
Meetings aren't exactly the most popular workplace activity, as illustrated by this passage from the book jPod by Douglas Coupland:
Here’s my theory about meetings and life; the three things you can’t fake are erections, competence and creativity. That’s why meetings become toxic—they put uncreative people in a situation in which they have … Continue Reading ››