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Course Description

Nothing destroys productivity and teamwork like a meeting gone bad. In this course, you’ll discover when you really need to attend a meeting and what you can do to get the most out of the meeting.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • Describe why it’s important to get the most out of the time spent in meetings
  • List common reasons why meetings are disliked
  • Identify when a meeting is not necessary
  • List times when a meeting should be held
  • Describe what you need to do to conduct an effective meeting
  • List what you need to do to prepare for a meeting
  • Understand the importance of an agenda
  • List the topics ground rules need to cover
  • Understand what you need to do when you’re the one leading the meeting
  • Describe how to handle difficult personalities
  • Understand how you can overcome your own anxiety in a meeting

Preparing you for success

The Northwest Skills Institute is an industry focused training organization.

Our programs are geared specifically for industry, making students more qualified and READY FOR WORK.

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