Knowing that the use of technology for virtual meetings is growing in popularity, we got curious about how important face to face still is and whether it is, in fact, becoming as redundant as so many claim.
Extensive research has shown that, despite developing technologies and more interaction across greater distances, 95% of professionals believe face-to-face meetings are key to successful business relationships; a virtual meeting can never quite substitute meeting someone in the flesh. In fact over 80% of our clients have booked travel in the past year in order to further client relationships with face to face meetings.
Our research findings have been presented in the handy infographic below – find out why face-to-face meetings are still absolutely fundamental to business…
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