Getting the most out of online meetings

Do you struggle to keep larger meetings interesting, engaging and interactive? Although we have adapted well to small meetings using video conferencing, larger meetings remain more challenging. Nicola Jones offers practical advice to ensure you get the most out of bigger meetings.




Nicola Rylett Jones

Nicola Rylett-Jones is founder of the Nicola Rylett Group where she is a business transformation expert.

She draws on her sales, marketing and strategy experience to grow businesses; reshaping and modernising departments or organisations by advising, coaching and mentoring on realistic growth plans, and conceiving and executing rebranding strategies.

Her focus and experience is with SMEs across the healthcare, utilities, publishing and education industries.

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