Make the Most of Your Meetings

How many meetings do you attend each week? How useful are these meetings? By participating in this interactive course, you will learn a 4-step meeting facilitation method designed to result in purposeful, effective and collaborative meetings. The four steps; plan, prepare, manage and follow-up, will be supported with practical tools and templates that you will be able to apply back on the job and with your work teams. 

This class incorporates meeting tools learned in the Change Acceleration Process (CAP) Workshop.

Topics Covered

  • Types of Meetings
  • Purpose
  • Meeting Participants  Roles
  • Agenda Planning
  • Managing Challenging Situations
  • Closing Meetings

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Leading Productive Meetings


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Who Should Attend?

  • Employees interested in participating in purposeful, effective and collaborative meetings.
  • Employees who attend meetings at OHSU and see an opportunity to improve the process.
  • Managers of AFSCME-represented employees.


How will I benefit?

  • Utilize a four step facilitation method to apply in meetings
  • Identify challenging  meeting behaviors and gain tools to moderate them
  • Practice effective meeting facilitation skills to apply in the workplace


What participants are saying:

  •  “I valued learning tools to help focus and streamline a meeting.”
  • “The group discussions and exercises helped to relate to it in every day terms.”
  • “I valued the various tools we were given to help face the barriers we may come across when facilitating meetings.”