6 Getting the best from virtual meetings


‘Virtual’ meetings—ones that are held without the participants being in the same room, or even the same country—are increasingly a popular option for businesses, especially global concerns. They allow teams of people who might never have the occasion to meet in person to ‘get together’ and share their news, views, and concerns. They also save a good deal of money that might otherwise be wasted on travel expenses and accommodation bills.

Not all business situations are suited to virtual meetings, but this chapter will explain how to get the best out of them if they’re the solution you choose.

Step one: Think ...

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