Consider how each person’s total time spent in meetings might be impacting their ability to contribute effectively to the team’s overall performance. Some people may be spending too much time meeting, leaving no time to complete other work during normal business hours. Others may not meet often enough to stay current with the rest of the team’s activities.
Meeting research tells us that meetings impact the productivity of our time before and after the meeting too. Everyone needs time to prepare for meetings and transition between meetings and other work. When meetings go badly, research shows that people also need double or triple the normal amount of “