Growing your firm and yourself in 15 minutes or less: 3 tips to hold shorter team meetings

Growing your firm and yourself in 15 minutes or less: 3 tips to hold shorter team meetings

This series includes tips from five of the most popular authors on Firm of the Future, with their advice on what you an accomplish in 15 minutes or less to improve your firm and yourself. Get all the tips at our “15 minutes or less” link.

Meetings don’t have to be mind-numbingly long. We can take a lesson from the nimble startup culture, where meetings are actionable and value packed. Here are three quick tips to get your next team meeting done in 15 minutes (or less):

  1. Decide beforehand on the purpose and desired outcome for the meeting.
  2. Only ask attendees questions that are necessary and specific.
  3. Assign action items before closing out the meeting.