Soft Skills

Meeting Management

Meeting management tends to be a set of skills often overlooked by leaders and managers. Meetings can be very productive and they can also be a waste of time. In this workshop you will learn how to manage meetings in the most effective way and how to make them productive.


Definitions and Differences between instruction, facilitation, and management in small and large groups
What is a Facilitator?
Types of Groups – participatory and conventional groups
Different Types of Meetings
Presentation Skills
Types of Thinking
Controversial Issues
Effective Feedback
Managing Divergent Perspectives
Minutes Taking
Dealing with Difficult Dynamics
Sustainable Agreements

Workshop Benefits:

​Distinguish facilitation from instruction and training
Identify the competencies linked to effective small group facilitation
Distinguish between different types of meetings
Understand the different between content and process
Successfully and Effectively manage meetings
Identify techniques of successful presentation skills
Identify the four stages of team development and ways to help teams through each stage
Use common process tools to make meetings easier and more productive