Making Meetings Work Part 1 (30 Minutes)

We’ve probably all read the statistics about meetings.  Some experts estimate that over 50% of our meeting time is wasted – think of how much that could be costing your organization!  But it doesn’t need to be that way.  In this world of budget cuts and doing more with less, how we’re handling our meetings is sometimes overlooked as a potential money saver and productivity enhancer – yes, I said “productivity enhancer” in the same sentence as “meetings!”

In Part 1 of this 3-part series, we’ll learn the 3 key areas that make a meeting successful – the before, during, and after of every meeting.

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 from 1:00 – 1:30 pm

Making Meetings Work Part 2 (30 Minutes)

We’ve probably all read the statistics about meetings.  Some experts estimate that over 50% of our meeting time is wasted – think of how much that could be costing your organization!  But it doesn’t need to be that way.  In this world of budget cuts and doing more with less, how we’re handling our meetings is sometimes overlooked as a potential money saver and productivity enhancer – yes, I said “productivity enhancer” in the same sentence as “meetings!”

Part 2 will uncover 7 reasons many meetings are considered ineffective and ways you can avoid getting caught in those common traps.

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 from 1:00 – 1:30 pm

Making Meetings Work Part 3 (30 Minutes) 

We’ve probably all read the statistics about meetings.  Some experts estimate that over 50% of our meeting time is wasted – think of how much that could be costing your organization!  But it doesn’t need to be that way.  In this world of budget cuts and doing more with less, how we’re handling our meetings is sometimes overlooked as a potential money saver and productivity enhancer – yes, I said “productivity enhancer” in the same sentence as “meetings!”

Part 3 will provide specific tips and techniques on how to make your meetings work – after all, why have one if it doesn’t work??

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 from 1:00 – 1:30 pm

Linda Bruno ~ Biography

Linda has been developing and conducting training seminars for more than ten years. Certified with Development Dimensions International and Achieve Global, she also offers her own workshops on Customer Service, Supervisory Skills, Personalities, Organizational Skills, Effective Communication, Returning Balance to Your Life, and many other topics.