We’ve all had to sit through meetings where we’ve thought, “this hasn’t really gone anywhere” or “this could have been an email”. Meetings seem productive because they’re still “work”, but unless they’re planned properly, there’s the potential to go astray, and they can sometimes end up being a waste of everybody’s time. A simple meeting agenda, distributed in advance, is perhaps the most important tool in ensuring a successful productive meeting. Find out how to set agendas effectively in this course.
Covered in this course:
- Logistics – The Meeting basics
- Objectives – Defining The purpose and background info
- Housekeeping – Meeting best practice
- Structuring items – Prioritizing topics
- Any other business
- Successfully closing