It’s essential for the board members to work together as an efficient team – this means the first action for any CEO is defining everyone’s roles.
Playing the right role impacts the bottom line in business, so it’s important that you get into character before delivering your boardroom performance.
Trends are always coming and going, but one that’s stuck around for much longer than most is the focus on workplace collaboration and engagement.
While we’re a long way off hologram-only meetings or humanoid robot supervisors patrolling office space, automation and AI are already transforming aspects of business.
In an era of email, Slack, Skype and Google Hangouts, I’m a great believer that meeting face-to-face increases the chances of striking a deal – and I’m not alone.
When it comes to business meeting nightmares, new US president Donald Trump has come out on top as the leader Brits would hate to sit down with – more so than Katie Hopkins.
One of the main problems faced by UK businesses today is workplace productivity, or rather the lack of it. A report produced by the Office for National Statistics illustrates that the UK’s average productivity per hour is 18 per cent lower than the rest of the G7 member countries.
Face-to-face meetings make an annual contribution of £193bn to the UK economy.
By incorporating a few of these hacks from ZAK CEO Jo Davies into your daily work routine, you'll find yourself getting things done more easily.
Everyone needs to have them, but without a bit of management, meetings can be a major drain on your time and productivity when you’re running a business. So, what can you do to ensure your meetings improve the way you work, rather than hinder it?
Managing multiple client relationships and doing so successfully is no mean feat. Not even the most battle hardened are immune to making mistakes that can, unfortunately, become deal-breakers.
Much has been said about how much companies lose when it comes to time spent in meetings, with 40 per cent of respondents in a recent survey saying half of them are unnecessary.