Consider a world where you don’t dread going to meetings. A world where you’re excited to walk into every conference room, confident that you’ll be checking off at least several items from your to-do list in that single session.
Most of us don’t live in this world where meetings are productivity powerhouses—yet. But who says that we can’t learn from the best and steal some tricks that will stop our next meeting from becoming a boring, agenda-less purgatory?
LinkedIn, Pixar, Amazon—these companies, along with many others, wouldn’t be able to function without regular meetings run by top managers. These companies’ CEOs have a range of genius tips that make meetings infinitely more productive, and here’s your chance to steal them for your team.
Infographic courtesy of Wrike. Photo of Marissa Mayer courtesy of Giorgio Montersino's Flickr.
A board member of Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs, Kat is either hosting inspiring founders or trekking across cities (Silicon Valley and London, anyone?) to discover the hottest startups. And, when she’s not putting together large-group gatherings for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Kat is planning food excursions to discover the best Taiwanese beef noodle soup in NYC. The only thing she loves almost as much as crafting content as an Editorial Intern at The Muse is studying content as an English Major at Columbia University. Say hi on Twitter @katxmoon.More from this Author