This may be a very simple concept, but if done correctly will dramatically affect the success of your business from building, opening, running and developing your float center.
My biggest lament is that Sandra and I didn’t start this until about 3 months ago. It has completely changed our efficiency as business owners. Projects are developing faster, I am more aware of what is happening in our business and we are actually more motivated day to day.
The simple trick? Face to face time. Having a meeting that covers everything that is going on in your business. Email is great, texting is great (you’d be surprised how much Sandra and I do this even though we work and live together!), but there is nothing like face to face time. Ideas spark when sharing ideas, more excitement is shared regarding projects and clearer visions are made between each other when sitting in the same room together.
Pretty obvious, right? But just because you make time to have a meeting doesn’t mean you are getting the most out of it. Here is what I’ve learned:
Keep a Log
I love Googe Docs because everyone can see the same page at the same time as well as live updates/edits. But really any note taking system will do. Create three columns in your document. The leftmost will be for “Topics”. The center column for “Discussion” and the rightmost for “To Do’s” or “Action Items” [Read more…] about The Importance of Team Meetings (and how to do it right)