Purpose: Create Productive Meetings helps leaders become more intentional about creating, managing, and influencing the effectiveness of meetings they facilitate and attend. Particular emphasis is placed on leaders as change agents who can positively improve the overall meeting culture within their organizations.

Process: Participants explore and examine various simple, proven elements for structuring effective meetings, and they practice applying those elements to meetings they encounter in the workplace. Participants also work on strategies to enhance meeting participation, interaction and communication so that meetings become more engaging and impactful.

Payoff: Upon completion of this workshop, participants will:

  • Understand critical elements of a productive meeting.
  • Know how to structure meetings in ways that heighten meeting effectiveness.
  • Be prepared to employ meeting processes for better participation and communication.
  • Make meetings they facilitate and attend highly productive and action-focused.