Us Gazelles Coaches have advocated this for years, especially for the Daily Huddle or meeting. It works, it saves time, it makes participants stay on task.
Glad the WSJ has caught up with us on this.
Funny that it seems to be only software firms referenced in the article. It works every where.
Try it. Insist on it as a discipline for 30 days. You’ll find such increased collaboration, that you’ll wonder why you didn’t do it sooner.