Effectiveness of Large Meetings

The previous discussion of Dunbar’s number suggests larger meetings will be less effective. Is there any data to support this? The following chart shows emails sent during meetings:


Seems to suggest the larger the meeting the less attention people are paying but not a particularly remarkable result. I expect looking at instant message traffic during meetings would be more revealing.

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