“Virtual Meetings and MUTE!” RADIO SHOW/AUDIO PODCAST Solutions...with Courtney Anderson! (SwCA) Episode 216 - Originally aired 11/18/2014 9:00 AM - MEETING MAYHEM! series
This is the debut episode of our new series, MEETING MAYHEM™! We face meetings around the world, in person, via phone, via video, via online chat, while standing, while sitting, while walking, in boardrooms, hallways, and everywhere else humans may gather…let’s immediately eradicate the most destructive meetings! The most destructive meetings waste time, talent and resources. They create mayhem and this series is dedicated to stopping them. Let’s make meetings effective and banish the mayhem that poor meeting management (from organizers, presenters and attendees) causes! In this series we work through techniques to tame and mitigate meeting mayhem anywhere, any time for anyone!
This episode is, “Virtual Meetings and MUTE!”
In this show we discuss A Stone* of Solutions™ including:
1. Meetings are marvelous when conducted in the most optimal manner.
2. Virtual meetings are virtuous. “Why do we have meetings and events? 1) to exchange information; and 2) to network. Virtual meeting and event technology can facilitate these two objectives easily.” http://www.businessweek.com/debateroom/archives/2009/01/virtual_meetings_will_erase_face_to_face.html
3. Meeting management mastery is a skill set that requires specific knowledge and experience.
4. Insufficient numbers of staff members are formally educated on meeting management mastery. From The Science and Fiction of Meetings from MIT Sloan, [...]