I remember when my daughter was eight (who is now 19) spent the afternoon at my office one day. She did her normal things of reading, drawing and playing on my phone. On the way home she asked, “Daddy, do you get paid to go to meetings all day? Did you have to go to college for that?” It’s funny but kind of sad. I think the pandemic has increased the number of meetings as people try to validate by being busy with meetings versus productive with tasks.
This is multiplied ten fold for leaders who are cc’d