V – so what’s new this month? A – the thing that struck me was the number of meetings that were a waste of time or not as effective as they could be. M – Oh same old, same old. If only the rest of
V – so, we were hearing last time that a big, round table meeting had decided to set up a Mental Health Action Group. You didn’t think that was much of a step forward because a similar group already existed. But at least you’d agreed
I sit round the table with some very talented people in a number of different boards, groups and committees. Working individually (often in organisations that help co-ordinate their actions) they are very effective. But just sometimes, when we get together, we can be collectively incompetent.