Most of us know how time consuming, stressful and costly business meetings can be. To put that into perspective, in the United States we waste over $ 37 billion in unnecessary meetings each year and have over 11 million business meetings each day.
Since meetings are the backbone to successful business communications, we can’t just forget about them – but with proper planning and guidance, you can turn a dreadful meeting into a short and productive one, allowing you more time in a busy work-day.
Take a look at the Infographic below, highlighting 4 tips for an effective meeting along with more statistics on US-based business meetings, created by Refresh – an iOS and web app that helps you discover common ground for better conversations. What has helped you and your business achieve a more efficient meeting? Share your insight in the comments below.