Office meetings, status checks, sessions, conferences, briefings, taking minutes and losing hours… Call it whatever you want. Every company has them at least once a week (and the ones that say they don’t have them even more often). And everyone really looks forward to them.
And the winner is…? Take a look at the best Czech offices according to contest CBRE's Meeting Room of the Year 2018. The winners were announced on Thursday based on the judgment of the jury chaired by world-famous architect Eva Jiřičná. #MORETHANOFFICE magazine is a media partner of this contest.
Office newspeak? Corporate bullshit? Linguistic thriftiness goes hand in hand with the pressure for workplace efficiency. Abbreviations for English business phrases and industry phrases have become so natural for us Czechs that in many cases we don’t even bother to seek Czech equivalents.
„When I finally got a management position, I found out how hard it is to lead and manage people“
„I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.“
Jerome Klapka Jerome