Every single day, 11 million meetings are held in U.S. workplaces and each month, employees attend an average of 62 meetings. What’s more, nearly 40 percent of employee work time is spent in meetings, according to the National Statistics Council.
But for all the meetings, chances are high they are unproductive. In a study by the University of North Carolina’s Steven Rogelberg, 71% of senior managers said their organization’s meetings are unproductive and inefficient. In addition, Interaction Associates found that at least 70% of attendees admit to multitasking during meetings.
In today’s technology-driven world, using technological advances in meetings can have many benefits. Using technology in meetings can help improve the attention span of employees, ensure that important information is retained and make better use of meeting time. Some of the benefits of technology on meetings include:
- Webinars: These can be done as standalone events or partnered (more…)
Fashion and the ability to purchase clothing has long been hugely important not just here in the United States, but in so many other places all around the world as well. After all, we need clothing, both to cover our bodies as much as we are comfortable with as well as to protect them from the elements, heat and cold alike. Clothing will always be an essential, especially in so many parts of the United States where a ride range of temperatures is able to be experienced.
And for many people, wearing clothing is not just about function but form as well. Wearing clothing allows people to creatively express themselves in a unique and interesting way. Fashion is very much a part of clothing, and you can find a wide array of styles coming in at just about any price point that you could think of. This allows people to truly feel like their clothing is their own, and that their clothing is a good reflection of self as well. For many people, clothing and fashion can even become a passion, (more…)
When a fire starts, you don’t have to worry about whether or not you will make it out of a building safely. Luckily, with the help of a fire sprinkler designer, you can have a custom fire protection sprinkler that can keep an entire office building from harm. Nobody should have to worry about whether or not they or other employees will make it out of a building when a serious fire begins.
The Importance of a Fire Sprinkler Design
The best fire sprinkler systems start with a fire sprinkler designer, who perfectly designs the sprinkler for maximum reach in certain building environments. This is why, when you are a business owner or somebody who needs protection for a personal office, it is important to consider all aspects of receiving the best sprinkler, from ensuring that you have the best dimensions and fire sprinkler hydraulic calculations, to ensuring that you have somebody o (more…)
We are currently living in a world where SEO techniques are constantly changing. The change is so diverse that even the best marketing agencies will tell you that there is no single digital marketing strategy that can be singled out as being the best. But such as been the nature of marketing. Marketing companies will come up with ways and concept to achieve an advantage but search engines too are creating regulations to control and prevent unorthodox marketing techniques. Generally, techniques that have helped you get a 1st page ranking on Google are probably obsolete by now. Using the same techniques could potentially harm your website’s ranking. That is why the best marketing agencies tend to stay updated with the goings on in reference to search engine optimization. In order to rank highly, consider the following tips.
Improve on the User Experience on Your Website
When the term user experience is used, there are still website owners who might not understa (more…)
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There is no question that computers and the Internet have become a fact of life for most Americans, and this software and hardware can be used for either leisure, personal communication, or for business, and it is increasingly the standard for businesses to not only have their own website, but also social media accounts for [...]
As executive HR search firms and HR recruiters can all attest, employee retention rates have been hugely problematic in recent years, with worrying numbers surrounding them seen in all aspects of employment, in all different industries, and in all different places of work. Many executive HR search firms and Human Resources recruiters have found themselves [...]
Technology is prevalent in societies around the world. From the United States, to the United Kingdom, to Australia, it seems as if everyone is consumed with technology. This technology obsession aids in the purchase of cellular devices with 395 iPhones being sold every minute. In fact, 8.1% of smartphone sales in the United States were [...]