Managing Meetings

Make meetings work for you by planning carefully, understanding procedure, and concluding successfully.

Meetings are a crucial element in business: many billions are held worldwide everyday. Whether you are attending as a participant or as the chairperson, you can improve your handling of meetings so that they run more efficiently and effectively.
This course offers practical advice on all aspects of holding meetings, both formal and informal. Essential information is included on planning and preparing an agenda, choosing a venue and arranging seating, keeping on schedule, and closing a meeting.

Throughout the course, useful tips give clear and concise information to help you make a positive contribution towards achieving the objective of any meeting you attend. A self-assessment questionnaire allows you to evaluate your performance and chart your progress.

This course covers the following areas:

  • Using Meetings Effectively
  • Preparing for a Meeting
  • Attending A Meeting
  • Chairing a Meeting