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  • November 2
  • 1:00 - 2:30 pm EST

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Effective Meeting Management

November 2

Learn how to organize and conduct effective meetings.

Are you frustrated by mismanaged, tedious, and off-track meetings that don’t accomplish anything?! Meetings can be one of the biggest time wasters for organizations and a leading source of frustration for busy employees. Organizations need trained and professional employees who know how to lead and participate productively in meetings to advance and support the organization. This material is a step-by-step blueprint of how to plan, organize, and conduct effective meetings. After this engaging and practical program, you will go away knowing exactly what to do as a meeting leader - and attendee - to avoid the pitfalls that can derail a meeting.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to describe how to create effective meetings that accomplish objectives.
  • You will be able to recognize what sabotages meeting productivity.
  • You will be able to discuss how to transfer all you’ve learned to VIRTUAL meeting success.
  • You will be able to explain how to keep people focused on the meeting task.

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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Agenda

Introduction of Class and Planning: What to Do Before the Meeting
  • Is This Meeting Necessary?
  • Distribute an Agenda With Clear Objectives
  • Make Sure Only the Right People Are Invited
Keeping the Group Focused on Task
  • Create Easily Implementable Structures That Improve Meeting Productivity and Get Things Done
  • Improve Facilitation Skills Including Dealing With Counterproductive Behaviors That Take Meetings Off-Track
  • Use Foolproof Tips to Rein in People Who Go off on Tangents or Speak Too Long
  • Learn What You and Others Do That Sabotage Meeting Productivity and Keep You Stuck in Too-Long Meetings
  • Implement Three Key Steps to Conclude the Meeting so That Follow-up Actions Will Be Carried out
Transforming Virtual Meetings Into Energized, High-Value Events
  • Make Sure Participants Are Active and Engaged
  • Build Rapport and Comradery Among Virtual Team Members
  • Start the Meeting to Set It up for Success
  • Implement Important Ground Rules for Virtual Meetings
Questions, Goal Setting, and Closing
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Credits

OnDemand Course

This course was last revised on June 14, 2012.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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  • ASAP PACE (Pending)
     
  • IAAP (Pending)
     
  • This course has been submitted for approval to the International Association of Administrative professionals for recertification point(s).
     
  • CPE 1.8 including Personal Development 1.8
     
  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpas/complaints. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.8 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Personal Development for 1.8 hours. Prerequisite: . Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     

Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for business owners and managers, supervisors, associates, administrative professionals, analysts, bookkeepers, human resource professionals, and accountants.

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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Jan Zaragoza

Jan Zaragoza

High-Performance Training Solutions

  • President of High-Performance Training Solutions, a performance improvement firm specializing in the areas of business communications and supervisory and management development
  • A dynamic speaker and respected facilitator, she conducts workshops on numerous topics including meeting skills, accountability, time management, and business writing
  • Author of MEETINGS OVER EASY! How to Have Better, Shorter, More Productive Meetings and Coaching Skills Guidebook
  • Member of National Speakers Association (NSA), the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and Association for Talent Development (ATD)
  • Can be contacted at 858-484-1734 or www.hpts.net
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Product ID: 407911
Published 2012, 2020
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