Do You Really Need a Meeting Room? Modest Money3 Comments

For small businesses and those who have recently started up, presenting to potential customers and partners is essential. But having a dedicated meeting room is an infeasible expense for most fledgling companies.

In an age where cost-saving cloud-based communication platforms like Skype are readily available, are potentially costly face to face meetings really still necessary? Statistics suggest that they could be more beneficial for your company than you think, so can you afford not to have them?

Whether you’re keen to retain a regular physical presence or not, there are ways to have productive meetings that won’t threaten your finances too much.

Don’t have one? Use your client’s

If the client you’re meeting isn’t far away, you can always consider offering to visit them at their own premises. In some cases, it may speak in favour of your dedication to working together and show how prepared you are to go out of your way to accommodate the client.

Providing that you know they’re not a small outfit, it is likely that they will have a dedicated meeting room with all the space and equipment you’ll need. If you enquire about details regarding whether they have everything you’ll need for the meeting, the gesture could…

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