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Meetings...anyone else bored yet?

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HerNameIsBuffy

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I call two major, mandatory, cannot refuse, if your name is on the invite your ass needs to be in the conference room meetings a year.  

That's not so many.  Once in the summer, once near end of year...it's not that intrusive to meet twice a year.

For four hours.  Okay, that's a lot...but it's not my fault.  This is how we, as a whole, decided to meet this part of the standard so they aren't so much my meetings as our collective meetings upon which we agreed.  I just set the agenda, run the meeting, hold people accountable for action items, and verify that the minutes are thorough.

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And make sure someone remembers to order lunch.

But somehow these meetings got named after me.  Having a town or a street named after you is an honor - having the most teeth numbingly boring meetings of the year named after you is thinly veiled contempt.  

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I have 37 minutes to get myself into the frame of mind to appear alert for the next 4 hours.  All good vibes sent my way appreciated.

Did I mention this meeting is 4 hours?  I am going to fly through this agenda and we can end this in 3-3.5 if I can avoid the following.

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I need coffee.

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