Few things are more annoying than sitting in a pointless meeting that’s sucking valuable time away from your workday. And usually, it’s not difficult to identify the meeting villains who are sabotaging what could otherwise have been a productive hour.

Are you familiar, perhaps, with the Meeting Hog who just can’t seem to stop talking? Or, does your office have an infamous “Mr. Late Arriver” who has zero respect for other people’s time? Either way, Less Meeting has identified the five most common types of meeting villains—and proposes solutions for stopping each of them in their tracks.


Infographic courtesy of Less Meeting.