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In today’s world of truncated timelines, increased workloads, and demands for workplace democracy, we need group decisions made quickly, positively, and with diminished frustration. We also need to ensure that meetings are effective, efficient, and highly productive. This course is designed for the person who needs tools to enhance participation and productivity in various types of meetings.
This course presents detailed methods in four major arenas to ensure meeting success.
The course has extensive reference material on various tools and facilitation methods. This course includes descriptions, with references, of 74 facilitation tools and methods used by professional facilitators. You will learn how to design effective agenda items, meetings, and facilitated events.
Practice tapping into different learning styles is an important component in this course.
In this course you will learn how to:
After taking this course you will be able to get more from meetings than you ever thought possible with best practices from professional facilitators. Turn meetings into “events” that people want to attend, increase participation, and get the best input and results from everyone.
Meetings That Work is for anyone who leads or attends lots of meetings and will provide you with professional tips, templates and practical tools to increase commitment to action, and handle difficult or controversial items.
Those who especially benefit are:
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