The Cost of Meetings Infographic

Quill.com has put out an excellent infographic on the state of meetings in the corporate world, with some scary statistics, including that the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that unnecessary meetings cost $37 billion every year. That’s a lot of wasted time and resources. Check out the full details in the graphic below. Or… Continue Reading >

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28 Things We All Do At Work

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Things We All Do When Checking Email Open an email, read it, then mark it as Unread so you deal with it later. Reread the email you just read because you weren’t really paying attention the first time you read it. Ignore an email for a week and then respond, “Sorry for the delay, I… Continue Reading >

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9 Kids Games Adapted to the Corporate World

As a kid we spent many-a-day playing games with our classmates and neighbors. Once you’ve entered the corporate world, that doesn’t change. Here are 9 kids games adapted to the Corporate World. Leap Frog. Spend years building your skills to get promoted to your dream position. Right when you think you’re going to get that… Continue Reading >

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David Grady: The Conference Call

A humorous look at the ever-so-unproductive conference call. [youtube zbJAJEtNUX0 560 340]

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Meeting Humor: One Liners & Jokes

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I don’t know about you, but with the amount of time I spend in meetings, I need some work humor.  Here are some of the best one liners and jokes about meetings. On Meeting Length: I propose a new rule: meetings can not last longer than my laptop battery or my bladder. On Committees: There’s… Continue Reading >

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