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Exercise and nutrition > Exercise and nutrition - Pg. 229

Do something different 229 standing for some of the time is a real bonus. For very small meetings of two or three people, you can use such desks to host them as stand-ups. As a footnote, you need to be conscious of any participants who may not be able to stand for such a length of time. For shorter meetings of less than ten minutes, stand-up meetings can be used without any furniture at all. In fact, given a nice sunny day, they can be held outside to great effect. Anyone for a massage? Hire a professional masseuse to give a five-minute neck massage or foot rub to participants during the meeting. This could improve concentration, motivation and even reduce stress levels during a meeting. In addition to virtually guaranteeing atten- dance, this can be used to start and end the meeting on time.