How to Consolidate Important Meetings to Get More Done

Meetings

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

How to Consolidate Important Meetings to Get More Done

I’m not anti-meeting but as a freelancer, my bread and butter lies in my ability to be able to complete projects. In order to complete projects and get paid, I need to have time to work on them. That said, I also need to make sure I’m understanding my role and have great communication with clients. […]

Here’s How to Host a Successful Meeting

Meetings

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Here’s How to Host a Successful Meeting

Even though the meeting was scheduled for 30-minutes it ended being closer to two hours long. For starters, it began five-minutes late. There was no clear purpose. Because there was no one to facilitate the meeting, the meeting dragged on and on. Worst of all? Because it started at noon, you missed lunch and are […]

Tips on How to Schedule a Meeting

Meetings

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Tips on How to Schedule a Meeting

Meetings are a regular fare in any workplace. They can range from small-group types to inter-departmental ones — even going further to include external parties (such as clients, suppliers, etc). No matter how big or small the attendance, planning and scheduling a meeting requires a lot of organizational skills. After all, rounding up a number of […]

Virtual Meeting Etiquette: How to be Successful at Remote Work

Meetings

Friday, August 24th, 2018

Even if you’re not working remotely full-time, a whooping 70 percent of people around the world work remotely at least once a week. This means that even if you’re in proximity to your colleagues, there may be days when the meeting doesn’t take place in a conference room. This is where virtual meeting etiquette becomes […]

How To Have A Meeting That Isn’t A Waste Of Time

Meetings

Monday, June 25th, 2018

How To Have A Meeting That Isn’t A Waste Of Time

In 2017, the average employee spent 31 hours in unproductive meetings. What’s worse, 47% of those employees say that meetings are the ultimate waste of time. Plus, 91% of them said they daydream during meetings instead of collaborating and working together. It seems that not many people know how to have a meeting that everyone […]

6 People You Need to Hire So You Don’t Go Crazy

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Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

6 People You Need to Hire So You Don’t Go Crazy

As solopreneurs, we’re tempted to want to do everything ourselves. In fact, it’s become cool to call yourself a “solopreneur” in the last few years. I believe that what was meant to refer to small business has been a bit misconstrued into “do it all yourself.” The reality is this doesn’t work. You need to […]

8 Rules for Conference & Meeting Room Etiquette

Meetings

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

8 Rules for Conference & Meeting Room Etiquette

Conference rooms are necessary spaces for large groups to meet and discuss business issues. Most are equipped with a large table, chairs, and adequate lighting at the very least. But the employees using it should respect the rules for optimal meetings, even if they are not posted. Here are 8 ways to improve meeting room […]

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