Working remotely doesn’t save you from excessive meetings. By Zoom or in a room, meetings often drain time and energy, with the loudest, most ambitious and most senior people present fighting for domination while everyone else mentally composes the three-line memo that could have replaced the meeting. How do you throw a meeting that is 10 times better – a “10x meeting” – than the usual? According to Darren Chait, meetings provide a microcosm of a company’s processes, dynamics and culture. He knows meetings – he’s the co-founder and COO of Hugo, a platform for sharing meeting notes. His guest post for Atlassian’s Work Life blog supplies actionable tips for achieving more effective meetings.
About the Author
Darren Chait is the author of 10X Culture: The 4-Hour Meeting Week and 25 Other Secrets from Innovative, Fast-Moving Teams, and co-founder and COO of Hugo, a platform for sharing and collaborating on meeting notes.
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