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Back to Work

Back to Work is an award winning talk show with Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin discussing productivity, communication, work, barriers, constraints, tools, and more.

Hosted by Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin.


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Invitation to a Blame Party

April 26, 2013 at 2:00pm • 1 hour 39 minutes • Wiki Entry

TOPIC: Fixing the Culture of Meetings

This week, Dan and Merlin address the problems with meetings, and how we can each choose to improve them.

Ten quick ideas?

  1. Purpose
  2. Agenda
  3. Grazing Policy
  4. Hard Edges
  5. Scheduling Guests
  6. Timekeeper
  7. No Ratholes
  8. Focus
  9. Follow-Up
  10. Consistency

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'Broken Meetings (and how you'll fix them)'

'We're all that's left.'