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Navigating Cubeland: Meetings as Career Development

To even seasoned veterans, meetings are perceived as simply hours of endless back and forth nonsense, and a waste of critical time. To many, however, they offer the chance to collaborate, mold strategic plans, and dictate company tasks and direction. Meetings can even be game changers for employers and employees alike, giving participants the chance to establish themselves as thought leaders within an organization. They can also derail your career development. Real-life examples include: 1.     Pausing said meeting to ask why a colleague has not responded to your Facebook friend request. 2.     Checking your blackberry or iPhone regularly during a   

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