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Stuck In A Meeting... Should I Be Posting Here?  
User currently offline707CMF From France, joined Mar 2002, 4885 posts, RR: 29
Posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1347 times:

I am currently stuck in a quite boring meeting (I know, that is a pleonasm).

We are supposed to do stuff with our laptops, but right now, the sofware we have to use has crashed, and I can only wait for it to come back online.

My difficult question is :
Is it right for me to be on NonAv during this meeting ?

Cheers

707

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User currently offlineMyt332 From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2003, 9112 posts, RR: 70
Reply 1, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1340 times:

Have you Frenchies lost the art of conversation amongst yourselves?

Really, starting this thread was just another way of talking to me you know...Tis a bit sad young Antoine.  Wink

As a great duo once said, "Get back to work!"



One Life, Live it.
User currently offlinePerthGloryFan From Australia, joined Oct 2000, 751 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 5 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1285 times:

Have you only just realised that you are doing what most others do with their laptops in meetings?

All this time you naively thought that the concentrated keyboard tapping you heard coming from behind all those screens (which you can't see from where you are sitting) around the meeting table was actually frantic notetaking!!!

HELLO!!!! Why do you think meetings are such an unproductive waste of time.
The real decisions are made by a couple of key people (such as the mailroom clerk and webpage work experience kid or intern) in the john afterwards (in between seeing who can pee highest up the wall).

People only go to meetings to catch up with their online forum and chat friends, check out how their eBay bids and sales are going, and to download pre-release DVDs. They can't do this at their desks because someone may unexpectedly catch them at it and then have to file all that paperwork about inappropriate use of company IT resources.

So meetings are the understood safe havens for these activities.
It is mentioned in the Geneva Convention on Acceptable Corporate Activities, probably somewhere between legitimate use of travel and expense accounts and how to account for bribes as consultant and facilitation fees.

PGF


User currently offlineThom@s From Norway, joined Oct 2000, 11953 posts, RR: 46
Reply 3, posted (9 years 5 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 1260 times:

This is the 2nd day in a row I see this thread. How long is your meeting?  Wow!

Thom@s  Wink



"If guns don't kill people, people kill people - does that mean toasters don't toast toast, toast toast toast?"
User currently offlineAirlinerfreak From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (9 years 5 months 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 1243 times:

I think 707CMF is obsessed with the Non-AV forum if he is on it at a meeting

User currently offlineIhadapheo From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 6027 posts, RR: 55
Reply 5, posted (9 years 5 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1218 times:

It is not a violation of forum rules to post while you are at a meeting provided you post a photo from your cellphone that shares the excitement of the meeting with the rest of us

IHAP



Pray hard but pray with care For the tears that you are crying now Are just your answered prayers
User currently offlineAirlinerfreak From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (9 years 5 months 5 days 21 hours ago) and read 1198 times:

Don't mind my ignorance with this question but can you really do that?

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