Tips for Virtual Meeting Mastery

Ten years ago, I started my productivity coaching consultancy with a business plan to work only with clients in my region.   Why? Because we needed to be face-to-face. Right?   Skype had been invented and released, but it was not in widespread use in the business...

The financial value of your time… VIDEO

In this video, Dr. Melissa Gratias reads an excerpt from her book, Love Your Calendar…and be monogamous. Are you as disciplined with your time as you are with money? Listen to Dr. Gratias as she expands on the concept of ROI (return on investment) of time.   Excerpt...

10 Signs that You Need to Cancel a Meeting

“Shoot me now.”      ~Typical Meeting Participant   I was in a board meeting recently with fifteen professionals who were volunteering their time to the betterment of their city.  There was no agenda for this meeting.  We were there for two and a half hours. It was an...