Everyone knows it’s important to be well-prepared for business meetings. Participants are expected to familiarize themselves with issues on the agenda so they can take part in discussions. However, in order to be fully prepared, there are things you should never forget to bring along with you.
You won’t find a list of these meeting essentials in a handbook. They may not even seem to be important until you actually need them, but none of these items should be overlooked. They’re mandatory equipment if you want to make a good impression on colleagues, a boss or potential business partner. What follows is a list of eight things you should never leave behind when attending meetings.