Although the temptation to multitask during Zoom meetings is great, switching between activities can have a negative ripple effect on your productivity.
By not paying close attention to videoconferences, you may miss important information. As a result, you spend more time either asking presenters to repeat themselves or to follow up after the meeting.
The first step to paying closer attention during Zoom meetings is to close all nonessential windows on your computer, especially your email inbox. By hiding the constant reminders of your to-do list, you are more likely to focus your attention on the meeting at hand. See more tips.