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Leading Problem-solving Meetings

by Doru Catana

Discover how to lead problem-solving meetings effectively.

What you'll learn

Are you tired of leading problem-solving meetings with mediocre results, or of struggling to catch your team's attention and getting them to actively contribute?

In this course, Leading Problem-solving Meetings, you will learn how to effectively run this type of meeting with minimal effort by using a very practical and easy-to-follow framework.

First, you will explore the most important part of every meeting: prevention (how to not have the need for it in the first place).

Next, you will discover how to optimize each core component of a meeting - be it purpose, format, or people.

Finally, you will go over steps specific to problem-solving meetings and address all the key points, challenges, and best practices. This will include understanding the problem, idea generation, decision-making, execution, and follow-up.

By the end of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to effectively lead any problem-solving meeting, no matter the context or challenges.

Course FAQ

What will you learn in this problem solving meetings course?

In this course, you will learn how to effectively run a problem solving meeting with your team using the frameworks we teach you in this course.

What are the 3 pillars of meetings?

The 3 pillars to a meeting are:

  1. Purpose
  2. Format
  3. People
Are there any prerequisites for this course?

There is no prior knowledge required for this problem solving meeting course.

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who is a leader of a team and may run into a situation where they need to run a problem-solving meeting between team members.

What are popular problem-solving strategies?

Popular problem-solving strategies include:

  • Guide (Guessing and checking, guess and improve)
  • Act It Out (act out and solve from there)
  • Draw (Using pictures and diagrams)
  • Make a List (Making a list or a table)

About the author

Audacious Leap, the digital marketing agency I founded has created and run hundreds of projects in dozens of industries ranging from notebook manufacturers in Australia, to bikes in Dublin Ireland, iOS apps and lawyers in Canada, real estate & stationery in the US, tennis supplements in France and business consulting in the Netherlands, I decided to share my experience from both successful and not-so-successful campaigns in the form of a series of marketing courses. All my courses are based on e... more

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