Monday, November 26, 2007

The 1 hour manager

Why is it that all meetings and conference calls are scheduled to go on for one hour?

Where did all the twenty or forty minute meetings go?

I know it's Parkinson's law that makes us fill the the time scheduled. But which law governs our scheduling?

3 comments:

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Ted said...

Working for the Air Force I see so many meetings. I wonder how they ever get a plane off the ground.
They have pre meetings to discuss what will happen at the meeting and then post meetings to discuss what happened at the meeting.

Amazing and a waste of time.

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