Courtesy, here are 10 tricks you can use to appear smart in meetings.  These tricks are especially useful if you just nodded off in the meeting for a few minutes or hours;  you were counting how many minutes were left in the day;  you realized that you hate your job and that maybe you should get that motorcycle you saw that guy driving around last Sunday;  you’re mentally checked out of your job but still think you deserve a raise and therefore should try to stand out from your peers.  I’m sure there’s plenty of other examples, but those are the main ones.

How to look smart in meetings