By David Niu
Raise your hand if you’re a leader who thinks, “The faster we grow, the less time we have for meetings.”
At one time, my hand would have shot up, since I used to think this way. But I had it all wrong. As Verne Harnish, author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits: What You Must Do to Increase the Value of Your Growing Firm, claims, it should be the exact opposite—the faster you’re growing, the more meetings you need to keep your people in sync, since everyone is running around like crazy.
But these meetings shouldn’t be hour-long, slog-through-an-agenda kind of …read more