Course Description

This course on meeting skills focuses on how to plan and run effective meetings. The emphasis of the course is on reducing the number and frequency of non-value added meetings and making those meetings that are necessary tighter and more productive. The course addresses how leadership style interacts with meeting effectiveness. Participants will learn how to:

  • Determine when a meeting is necessary
  • Develop meeting objectives
  • Focus a meeting
  • Manage participants
  • Deal with stuck meetings
  • Deal with difficult participants
  • Close and follow-up meetings