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5 Tips For Fast And Focused Meetings

5 Tips For Fast And Focused Meetings | Coaching Leaders |

If you slowly feel your soul draining and your mind turning to mush right now--and if you're reading this on your smartphone--there's a very good chance you're currently sitting in on a truly unproductive meeting. 


Via Daniel Watson, Roger Francis, Bobby Dillard
Tia Ribary's curator insight, April 25, 2014 2:49 PM make them pay off, follow these useful suggestions!

Tia Ribary's curator insight, April 25, 2014 3:01 PM

Are you tired of tiring, unproductive meetings? If so, review this quick-read article, and consider the Meetings that Rock program by Northstar Facilitators. Starts May 6th!

Blaire Palmer's curator insight, August 7, 2015 6:03 AM

Meetings in the business world consume so much time, cost a fortune in terms of the collective time cost in dollars of all participants, and often end without resolutions being reached.

It is far better for all concerned, and the business itself, if all meetings can be conducted in a fast and focused manner.

This excellent article, suggests that business owners should avoid running overcrowded and unproductive meetings, and it offers five tips to ensure that all future meetings are fast and focused and lead to productive outcomes.

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10 Proven Ways to Run Great Meetings

10 Proven Ways to Run Great Meetings | Coaching Leaders |

Ineffective meetings, waste time and money, as well as contributing towards creating a poor opinion of the skills of the chairperson by the reluctant attendees.


Meetings in any business need not be tedious, time wasting, demoralising or simply painful, instead chairpersons should aim to run great meetings, where the talent in the room is leveraged and everyone's time is used effectively.


This excellent article, identifies the seven reasons meetings usually suck, and it then provides 10 tips that chairpeople can follow to ensure that their meetings run effectively.

Via Daniel Watson
Love Learning's curator insight, February 19, 2013 8:41 AM

THis article contais some sublte hints for the chairperson to leverage all the talent in the room and make sure everyone's time is used effectively.

Jenny Hazan's curator insight, February 20, 2013 11:42 AM

Nothing worse than a pointless meeting or a meeting about a meeting. Some great tips to be found here.

Curated by David Hain
People and Change consultant, 25 years experience in Organisation Development. Executive coach. Very experienced facilitator and team developer.