Great Ideas for Leading Great Meetings

February 24, 2022

There’s nothing more frustrating than an unproductive meeting—except when it leads to another unproductive meeting. Yet, every day millions of people conduct meetings—in person or online—without the critical understanding or formal training on how to plan and lead them effectively.

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Meetings That Get Results offers a structured method to ensure that meetings will produce clear and actionable results. Meetings that are profitable and productive ultimately lead to fewer meetings. This book offers a significant edge by empowering readers to help their groups create, innovate, and break through the barriers of miscommunication, politics, and intolerance; shows how to help others forge consensus and shared understanding; and offers proven agenda steps, tools, and detailed procedures.

In a world of back-to-back meetings, Meetings That Get Results explains the how-to details behind game-changing tools and techniques. Ultimately readers will be able to resolve or manage common problems, inspire creativity, and transfer ownership to their meeting participants.

In the Soundview Summary of Meetings That Get Results, you will learn:

  • Why great meeting facilitators are servant leaders.
  • Three essential communication skills for meeting facilitation.
  • Easy steps for structuring and designing effective meetings.
  • Detailed strategies for planning and making decisions.
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