10 ways to keep meetings from being soul-crushing experiences

2: Exploit social media

Instant messaging, social media posting boards, and other online collaboration tools can be effective means of getting people together on issues and resolutions without having to call a meeting.

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By Mary Shacklett

Mary E. Shacklett is president of Transworld Data, a technology research and market development firm. Prior to founding the company, Mary was Senior Vice President of Marketing and Technology at TCCU, Inc., a financial services firm; Vice President o...