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Best Practices to Manage Your Meetings

OnDemand Webinar (88 minutes)

Meetings: Their quality, their length, their frequency -- everything about them, in fact -- have become the butt of jokes and the fuel for frustration among employees who feel they've wasted endless hours in poorly run meetings. In fact, according to a University of Arizona study, poorly run meetings waste time and fail to generate ideas, and unfortunately, are more the norm today than the exception. Indeed, some analysts estimate that up to 50 percent of meeting time is wasted across America.

This on-demand webinar will help you identify the areas for improvement in your current meetings and provide you with the necessary tools, suggestions, and best practices to turn your meetings around immediately. In addition, This program will cover the role facilitation and group dynamics play and help you troubleshoot the most effective way to manage your meetings so they are productive, beneficial, and efficient for everyone.


Greg Giesen, Greg Giesen & Associates, Inc.


Why Meet

• When a Meeting Makes Sense

• When Not to Meet

• Alternatives to the Traditional Meeting

Why Meetings Fail

• The Ten Deadly Sins

• Commitment Versus Interest

• Who's Running This Meeting

Meeting Essentials

• The Bare Minimum

• Why Meeting Etiquette Matters

• The Accountability Factor

The Role of the Facilitator

• Facilitating Versus Leading

• Understanding Group Dynamics

• When and How to Intervene


• Meeting Management Quiz

• Final Thoughts