Will There Be Donuts?

Will There Be Donuts?

Start A Business Revolution One Meeting at A Time

eBook - 2013
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Today, the very word 'meeting' conjures up images of time wasted in badly lit, airless offices. People sitting around tables unsure why they are there and wishing they were somewhere else. Hour after hour. Day after day.David Pearl can change that and in this book he shows how you can take back control of your working life. "Will There Be Donuts?" is about a big mistake that almost all companies are going to make this year. And the next. And the one after that. We'll call it nearly meeting.It happens the length and breadth of the business world, from boardroom to shop floor. 'Will There Be Donuts?' is business expert David Pearl's first book and he draws on his 2 decades of consulting with some of the biggest companies in the world to re-educate the reader on how to hold meetings and, crucially, how to make them great. His client list is a who's who of FTSE and NYSE names and they seek his advice on how to...
Publisher: 2013
ISBN: 9780007519545
Branch Call Number: E-Book
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Very witty book on everyone's least favourite subject - meetings! The Wagner meetings that never end; the Mushroom meetings that spread like spores throughout your Outlook calendar; the DMZ meetings where decisions made at meetings are un-decided outside the meeting, and there are more! The author sets out to write a how NOT TO book and the result is definitely worth a read. "There are billions of hours out there waiting to be reclaimed and turned into value." Perfect summer business reading!


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