When you work in an office environment, you attend a lot of meetings – many of them were routine like staff meetings or safety meetings, etc. I think one of the reasons that people like working from home is that they don’t have to attend as many meetings. Especially, poorly planned meetings.
Don’t get me wrong. I don’t mind meetings. Let me rephrase that – I don’t mind productive meetings. The real key to a successful meeting is planning. If you really take the time to plan and prepare, it has a definite impact on attendee participation and the outcome