Ever been to one of those meetings, where you don’t know the agenda, or even why you are invited? This TED talk brings up the issue in a entertaining speech, about how to avoid bad meetings.
Description from Ted.com:
An epidemic of bad, inefficient, overcrowded meetings is plaguing the world’s businesses — and making workers miserable. David Grady has some ideas on how to stop it.
I believe a lot of meetings could be heaps better, if we would have a clear & concise agenda. The participants should be well prepared, and know why they are invited. Oh, and please, do arrive in time.