With the millennium so near I can't help but keep one eye on the future as that magic "2000" creeps into view. Nostradamus I'm not--but here are my predictions for the meetings industry:
* The most effective communicators will win.
People these days are too busy to listen. You can't assume the other person understands your intent or content when communicating anymore. The successful professional of the future will take the time to communicate effectively or end up paying the c