Meeting Management - The Art of Making Meetings Work Course Outline

Meeting Management - The Art of Making Meetings Work

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: The Basics for Effective Meetings

Session Three: The Best and Worst of Meetings

Session Four: Holding Productive Meetings

Keys to Productivity

Case Study

Session Five: Preparing for Meetings

Session Six: Agendas

Setting an Agenda

In Order

Session Seven: Setting the Place

Session Eight: Leading a Meeting

Functions of a Leader

Making Connections

Your Role as Group Leader

Session Nine: Process and Content

Defining Process and Content

Rules of Work

Meeting Styles

Facilitation Skills

Session Ten: How to Control a Meeting

Dealing with Difficult People

Mix and Match

Session Eleven: A Plan for Success

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys

Personal Action Plan