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.. is to be found here http://www.slideshare.net/ClaesJohan/african-encounter-2010 Enjoy. CJContinue
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“WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH YOUR MOBILE PHONE?!!” the presenter asked aggressively from the front.
“I’m taking notes” my colleague calmly responded.
“Oh… OK… I was just curious.” The presenter said uncomfortable.
This recent workshop interchange shocked me. I suppose the presenter reached her goal - nobody used a mobile phone for the rest of the day. But there were huge costs for that. Not only did she make my colleague feel attacked, but she also lost credibility…Continue
Attending seminars is an essential part of my work. But maybe it is also one of the most difficult parts. It is not always easy to stay focused.
I know that I’m sometimes tempted to:
• quietly check the news or emails on my phone
• leave the room and follow up more pressing work or even domestic issues by phone
• continue talking to other participants
• formulate a difficult question to take the seminar off track
• even fall asleep