6 reasons to NOT call a meeting

Last month, we explored reasons to call a meeting. Here are six reasons when you shouldn't call a meeting.

Don’t Call a Meeting If…

  • The subject is about a person and better handled 1:1
  • You don’t have time to prepare
  • Another communication method would work as well: a memo, e-mail, or phone call
  • The issue has already been decided
  • The subject is not worth everyone’s time
  • The group is upset and needs time apart before being able to address the source of the conflict or frustration