It’s not that hard to exceed expectations as a meeting participant. There are 8 things you ought to do every time you attend a meeting.
If you want fully engaged meeting participants, you need to make sure their physical needs are met.
When planning a meeting, it can be hard to know who to invite. You need to get this question right, or increase your risk of a meeting train-wreck.
There are good reasons to be in a meeting. There are bad reasons. And then there is no reason.
When meeting participants don’t know each other, the sensible thing to do at the beginning is to ask each person to introduce him or herself to the other participants.