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Web meetings/conference calls are an essential and important tool for many non-profit and condominium board meetings … but The data below demonstrates that 21 minutes of every meeting is used (wasted) before the meeting even starts. The problem is that there is nothing we can do about it. It’s a combination of human nature and […]

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I recently read an article by Don Keelan for the Bennington Banner titled “A case for improved meetings” and he touched on many of the frustrations that led to the development of LORROS. “I found many meetings to be boring and not too productive”  Don Keelan Meetings are inevitable … they have been around forever … […]

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Comments are displayed in the reverse order so that you see the latest comment at the top. Some people wanted to be able to read the comments in the chronological order, so we added a simple icon that can be clicked to reverse the order of the comments. Start a 30 day Free Trial

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When comments are made, the date/time is displayed as ‘a few minutes ago’, or ‘a month ago’, etc. Now, by hovering over the date/time display the exact date/time is displayed. Start a 30 day Free Trial

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We’ve now made it even easier to change the end date of a Discussion! One of the benefits of using a LORROS Discussion instead of an email thread is that Discussions HAVE AN END DATE, while email threads GO ON FOREVER … AND EVER. Now, the owner of the Discussion (and members with admin access) can […]

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Too many boards are made up with “people who have the time” and not necessarily the best people for the job. Time – One of the main reasons for this is that Board Meetings can be very time consuming and it’s hard to convince someone to give up their free time to sit on another […]

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When we think of meetings we think of people sitting around a table (web conference, etc.) at the same time. The Chair controls who can speak and only one person can speak at a time. This would be a Synchronous Meeting. If synchronous means that everyone needs to be together at the same time and […]

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  When you receive the information package for an upcoming meeting, you will likely have a good idea on how you will vote on any motions. But what happens when the meeting starts and someone else’s perspective causes you to question your initial opinion? To keep the meeting moving, motions are voted on and the […]

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It’s easier than you think. Think about this … information packages are usually sent out a few days before the meeting so that everyone has a chance to get up to speed and be ready for the meeting. The problem is no one knows how anyone else is thinking before the meeting starts. When the […]

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