Re: Meetings -- ARRGGHHH!!!

Subject: Re: Meetings -- ARRGGHHH!!!
From: Suzette Leeming <suzette -dot- leeming -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Downing, David" <DavidDowning -at- users -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2009 12:06:57 -0500

Depending on the nature of the meeting, I usually try and ask if I can
possibly be called to come in for the part that concerns me, so that my time
can be better utilized.

Usually that works. (Well, it did yesterday anyway!)

Suzette Leeming
Stouffville, Ontario



On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 11:55 AM, Downing, David <DavidDowning -at- users -dot- com>wrote:

> I just got dragged into a meeting that I was told would last 15 minutes
> and went on for 45 because several people got hung up on one specific
> point, which didn't even concern me. I just read an article in that same
> issue of INTERCOM about effective meetings, but nobody else seems to be
> aware of the principles discussed therein, or is unwilling to enforce
> them. The problem is, I wasn't in a position to do anything about it
> because I was an invited guest. What do you all do when you get into
> situations like that besides just grit your teeth?
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