Start with Laughter: Increasing productivity

Increasing Team Productivity

A question I receive really frequently is how to have a better staff meeting.

For me one of the very best practices I want to highlign in this article is Laughter.

There are additional ideas for how to have a great staff meeting in this article: Stop Having Status Meetings: 5 Better Things To Do Instead

Being too business-like

I spent a lot of time earlier in my career being overly serious all the time. Read More

4 ways to have a better staff meeting

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Why are we here?

In pretty much every company I work with, people complain about meetings. Too many meetings, useless meetings, a waste of time, I don’t really need to be there…

While you can’t improve the quality of every meeting you are invited to, you can improve the quality of the ones that you run with your staff. Read More

Stop Having Status Meetings

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The Monday MOVE Idea

Each Monday until the launch of my upcoming book MOVE, I’ll be sharing an important idea from the book. This week: Stop Having Status Meetings.

Status meetings are almost a form of anti-communication

They do not foster a healthy sharing of knowledge, ideas and risks. Read More