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Chairing Effective Meetings Course Outline The importance of meetings - Valuing the role of meetings as an important operational and strategic tool The mechanics of meetings ? How meetings are structured and the roles participants play Preparation - Identifying the things that can and should happen before a meeting that will help to achieve a positive outcome. Uses and abuses of agendas ? How to use the agenda as important preparation tool Participants? responsibilities ? How the chair can get the co-operation of the participants by helping them to understand and fulfil their responsibilities Role and skills of an effective chair ? Understanding the actions and abilities of an effective chairperson, in relation to the meeting?s objectives Meeting Dynamics ? How to respond to the most common dynamics issues within meetings, including dealing with conflict when it arises Encouraging and controlling discussions - How to keep the meeting moving and the discussions flowing in the right direction Closing the meeting ? Learning how to close the meeting effectively and at the right time, using effective techniques to encourage agreement. Measuring success - Measuring what you do and how you do it in order to raise performance levels and achieve more positive outcomes. Personal development planning ? Identifying continuing personal development needs and extending learning into the workplace through a detailed action plan. Feedback ?The exercises and the information to take away and refer to when planning important meetings in the future were excellent? ?The trainer was very responsive ? listened to the opinions of everyone and was very interactive? ?Enjoyable course. What could have been a ?dry? subject was made fun by the skills and humour of the facilitator? ?Workbook appendices will be very useful to be able to refer to when next faced with a difficult meeting?

Chairing Effective Meetings Course Outline The importance of meetings - Valuing the role of meetings as an important operational and strategic tool The mechanics of meetings ? How meetings are structured and the roles participants play Preparation - Identifying the things that can and should happen before a meeting that will help to achieve a positive outcome. Uses and abuses of agendas ? How to...

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