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How to Pay Attention in Business Meetings

meetingThere are boring meetings, pure and simple. Despite this, it's your job to make it through them while contributing and understanding what is being discussed. To help, this WikiHow post explains a few ways to make sure that you're doing your best during a meeting to pay attention. Tips include sleeping well before a day full of meetings, making a list of questions prior to the meeting, finding a seat that demands you pay attention (not a back-of-the-room seat that you can hide in), and interjecting proactive comments and questions. While it might not save you from a boring meeting, it will help you make the most of a situation. 


About Matthew Kabik

Matthew Kabik is the former Editor of Computer Aid's Accelerating IT Success. He worked at Computer Aid, Inc. from 2008 to 2014 in the Harrisburg offices, where he was a copywriter, swordsman, social media consultant, and trainer before moving into editorial.

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