Stories by Marsha Jacobs

Topless meetings take off

Don't be offended if you are soon asked to come to a meeting "topless". Tired of people tapping away on their laptops in meetings or killing time with their BlackBerrys, a growing number of companies have ordered employees to leave the devices behind and come to meetings "topless", as in lose the laptop.
The trend started in the US and was catching on here, boardroom consultant Geoff Kiel, chairman of Effective Governance, said.

Written by Marsha Jacobs29 May 08 22:00