Sept. 30, 2021

64 - Slack Clips Goes Live to Combat Meeting Overload

Slack Clips is Slack's attempt to help you reduce the volume of meetings you have each week. It lets you record a video message that you can send to others via DM or in a channel. Can a messaging tool really help you get more focused and reduce meetings?


The last few years, real-time has been on all the rage. It’s gone from email to messaging through tools like Slack and Microsoft Teams. As well as video since COVID-19 with Zoom becoming a verb.

Slack Clips is Slack's attempt to help you reduce the volume of meetings you have each week. It lets you record a video message that you can send to others via DM or in a channel. Can a messaging tool really help you get more focused and reduce meetings?

In this briefing, you'll get a rundown of the three goals of Slack Clips—and comparable tools—and how Slack is trying to combat meeting overload.

Watch the video version of this episode.

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