Research Snapshot: Remote versus face-to-face meetings

Virtual setting is more suitable for certain types of meetings, while others may lead to better results when conducted offline.

Traveling employees consider client meetings, team-building events and sales meetings as the most important to be conducted face-to-face, while internal company meetings are the easiest to be substituted by virtual encounters.

Virtual meetings increasingly serving as a substitute to business travel during the pandemic aren’t ideal: They lack human contact, provide limited interaction and it’s easy to get distracted when attending these meetings.

Besides, they are not suitable for certain types of meetings and events.

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