How to Run Effective Meetings

by Stephen Haunts

In this course, you will discover how to plan, lead, and participate in formal or informal meetings and how to make them more productive and successful. You will learn how to save time and resources by ensuring that meetings support business needs.

What you'll learn

Having effective meetings is essential for any businesses. In this course, How to Run Effective Meetings, you will discover how to plan, lead, and participate in formal or informal meetings. First, you will understand how to make meetings more productive and successful. Then, you will learn how to save time and resources by ensuring that meetings support business needs. Finally, you will comprehend how to identify the best reasons for holding meetings, prepare for meetings more thoroughly, draw up action-cantered agendas, apply the skills of chairing, leading, facilitating, and participating. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of structuring and managing conversations in meetings for maximum effectiveness.

About the author

Stephen Haunts is an experienced Software Developer and Leader who has worked across multiple business domains including Computer Games, Finance, and Healthcare Retail and Distribution. Stephen has worked in languages ranging from Assembler, various forms of BASIC, to C and C++, and then finding his love of C# and .NET. Stephen also runs a Software Development and Leadership blog called {Coding in the Trenches} which can be read at http://www.stephenhaunts.com . Stephen also runs a small music ... more

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