Calling time on meetings

Although start-up growth requires extensive communication between staff, many meetings end up becoming as productive as a Dilbert cartoon

6th October, 2017
Calling time on meetings
Where is the middle ground on business meetings? Pic: iStock

There is nothing worse than a long, overdrawn, unproductive meeting - but almost every organisation seems to have them.

While gathering your team around a conference room table might have initially started out as an innocent way to get everyone’s input, it might transpire that, three hours later, everything has been discussed but nothing has been done.

In August, the Harvard Business Review published an article based on its interviews with hundreds of...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

More Business Tom Maguire 9 months ago

The Daily Briefing

The Daily Briefing