There’s a good reason why conflict and collaboration go hand in hand. Always agreeing might be your default when you lack confidence in your idea and want to save face, however, it functions more as a one-way street to boring town. Positive conflict can be a productive way to prod your team to discover innovative […]
There are some simple steps that will make any meeting — whether it’s a weekly staff meeting or an annual convention — more effective. Some will make you say “duh” and others “doh!” But they’re worth repeating, reinforcing and passing on to your friends.
How do you quantify the results of your meetings and events? If you’re only using attendee satisfaction to determine the return on investment (ROI), you could be doing your organization a disservice. A recent National Business Travel Association study shows that only 31 percent of organizations move beyond attendee satisfaction to assess the learning that […]