#005: This Episode Could Have Been an Email

This Episode Could Have Been An Email

In this thought-provoking episode of "Water Cooler Wisdom," hosts Rachael and Jake explore the perennial question: Could this meeting have been an email? Delving into the dynamics of modern meetings, they share their personal experiences with the highs and lows of remote work communications. The conversation takes an insightful turn with the introduction of Michael Reedy, a master facilitator from Interaction Associates.

With his deep expertise in effective collaboration and communication, Michael unravels the essence of making meetings meaningful. Together, they discuss strategies for transforming meetings into powerful tools for innovation, leveraging the richness of human connection beyond the inbox.

This episode is a must-listen for anyone looking to elevate their meeting culture and foster genuine engagement in a digital-first workplace.

References from this episode:
Leadership Without Easy Answers - Ronald A. Heifetz
The Untethered Soul - Michael A. Singer
The Song of Achilles - Madeline Miller
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