Managing staff, resources, and your lab’s assets is already a difficult task—making inefficient use of your valuable time compounds those challenges
Are your meetings productive and considered time well spent?
Managing meetings isn’t easy. However, it is a skill that can be learned.
If used correctly, over time managers and employees can enjoy many benefits by meeting one on one
Staff meetings matter more than you think
For some unknown reason, Linda leaves Lenny in charge of the weekly lab meeting while she's away
Successful lab meetings are a collaborative process that can be continually improved upon
Occasionally, a group member's negative behavior can derail a meeting. Reasons for negative behavior may include a meeting climate that avoids confrontation, personal style, or even the "rush" that such actions cause
Managing meetings is not easy and is not taught in universities. However, it is a skill that can be acquired.