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The Myth and Magic of Library Systems by Keith J. Kelley

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15

Convening the council

Meetings

Abstract

In this chapter, you will find some practical advice about how to deal with the seemingly unending amount of meetings you are invited to attend in IT. The workload in IT is already time intensive. You must limit your time spent preparing and attending meetings in order to keep up. With proper scheduling, preparation, and time management skills, you can eliminate wasted time and still get the information you need from meetings you need to attend while keeping your professionalism.

Keywords

Meetings

Running meetings

Briefings

Webinars

Avoiding meetings

Scheduling methods and strategies

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