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With more employees working from home than ever before comes more meetings. Speedy Minutes has seen a 60% increase in queries within the past 18 months alone. Where there's a meeting, you will always need some sort of record of what happened. With a need to keep costs down, some managers may choose to do their minutes in-house, but I...

Without a doubt, charities and non-profits make up a large part of Speedy Minute's clientele. Many charities have tight governance rules stipulating they must have a minimum of four meetings a year - all with meeting minutes produced. Not to mention, many charities also have various sub-committee meetings and extraordinary board meetings. That is...

To point out the obvious, video conferencing software has exploded. The use of video conferencing software has risen by 500% in the past year alone. The main benefits being you can connect with colleagues and clients anywhere in the world, employees can share their screen to discuss important work documents, and how can you not love starting every...

So, it's a Tuesday afternoon, and all is going well in your office job, and then your boss says, "is it ok if you take the minutes for today's meeting?". You nod yes - how hard can it be? You've heard of minutes but never quite knew what they were. But inside, you're thinking, what even are minutes?! And how does one write such a thing?...

Minute taking can be a chore for some people. Lots of people ask if there is software that can do it all for them. Hell, it's even a question I asked myself at the very beginning when I launched my minute taking service in the UK. Really and truthfully, in 2021 (before robots have taken over), the best software is... ...

I once heard an anecdote from a lady that the first time she wrote minutes, she mistakenly wrote down the number of minutes people spoke for! Sadly, if only it were as easy as that! If you've not taken minutes before, it can be a challenge. So many people talking about different things, and it can be hard to keep up....