Importance of Face-to-Face Meeting

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  1. Noel Marshall
    March 13, 2009 at 12:33 pm

    I agree completely, and it is refreshing to hear in technical circles. I recently came into pole position on a project that was languishing at the management level. There bottom-up push from the customers, but they were in another region (We’re a government agency) and the email requirement attachment war was going nowhere. I packed up all my diagrams and headed north with a co-worker. We were able to get more done in a few hours than in the previous months. Everyone came away happy and excited about future meetings. It’s amazing what can be done with a chalkboard and a pad of paper when you can read the other person’s expressions and make sure that you are actually communicating, not just sending.

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