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Recently, a startup called Air Tame (which allows you to stream a presentation wirelessly to a screen in a conference room) released a funny video about the different types of people who can ruin a meeting.
They sent me a handy list, but be sure to watch the video.
Do you fall into any of these categories or know someone who does?
This is the person who is constantly checking his or her watch, stressing you out and making you feel rushed.
It's best to confront this person directly and suggest paying attention to the issues at hand. I can relate to this one because I tend to go long on most meetings.