by Staff Writer on May 10, 2018
Meetings cost businesses a lot of money.
$15 million per year, in one case. That’s what researchers at Bain & Company determined a weekly executive meeting cost one business each year. More broadly, the research found that many companies spend 15 percent of their collective time in meetings.
The Good News About Meetings
Before you go on a meeting-canceling spree, keep in mind that many meetings are important, and contribute to the success of the company.
But if you think the meetings you’re responsible for are neither as productive nor efficient as they could be, there are several corrective steps you can take:
Finally, select the right complementary technology. Solutions available today automate and streamline important functions like reporting and follow-up that can transform your meetings from a waste of time into an investment that delivers real business value.
Source: Smartsheet Blog
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