It's standing room only for fast decisions

John johnhkm at netsprintXXXX.net.au
Wed Aug 4 20:58:10 EST 1999


"SCIENTISTS have finally caught up with what Queen Victoria knew 140 years
ago: that people reach decisions faster if they are standing.

New research shows that meetings are more than 30 per cent shorter if they
are held in rooms where there is nowhere to sit, yet the quality of
decision-making is every bit as good."

....

"The findings, published in the Journal of Applied Psychology, are likely to
be seized on by business managers. "


http://www.telegraph.co.uk/et?ac=000343180237640&rtmo=lSnSFQlt&atmo=99999999
&pg=/et/99/7/22/ecnstand22.html









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