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Aug, 17

Data, data, everywhere…

Data, data, everywhere...

The amount of information and data that we are creating every day is truly staggering. We have created more data in the past 3 years than in the entire previous history of the human race. Information has always been the driving factor for our advancement; the only difference is that now it is easier to… Read more »


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May, 17

Inefficient meetings can take years off your life – it’s time to take back control

Inefficient meetings can take years off your life- take back control.

Meetings are an essential part of life in universities and colleges, but due to the size of the institutions, and the complexities of the organizations being split into different schools and departments, many of them are inefficient, lack focus and could be much shorter. Research by Boise State University showed that on average, the teaching… Read more »


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Apr, 17

Structuring Better Meetings

Productive board member

Trying to organise meetings without meeting management software can be done, but should it? With inboxes getting flooded with messages and papers coming in from every direction, it’s easy to see why so many business managers opt for some form of meeting software. How many times have you found yourself searching back through emails for… Read more »


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Jun, 16

The two things we can actually fix that will improve meetings

Meeting in the rain

Meetings are a vital part of every organisation and our working lives. They are essential for us to collaborate with each other on important issues such as planning and decision making. The issue with meetings is that they are abused more and more with constant ‘catchups’ that waste time and don’t produce results. We all… Read more »


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Apr, 16

Two years of your life in meetings – why it’s time to address meeting madness

Building more efficient meetings

I’m sure we’ve all been in meetings where the agenda hasn’t been followed, someone can’t find a document that is needed and our collective thoughts have wondered elsewhere. Meetings are an essential part of business life, but many are inefficient, lack focus and could be much shorter. That’s some of the key findings from research… Read more »