Business meetings are an unavoidable and essential element of virtually every working environment — no matter what the size or industry. Does your team hear of an upcoming meeting and look at it as good news or bad?
There are important questions that need to be answered by the leader before planning any meeting: why, when, who, where, and how long? Supervisors need to know the answers and share them with the team ahead of time for any meeting to run smoothly.
Supervisor on the Scene: Meeting Effectiveness can help supervisors conduct productive, timely, and relevant meetings by showing them how to:
Studies have shown that soft skills - including the planning and execution of effective meetings - are as important as talent or technical know-how in supervising employees. In a tough economy, and considering today's competitive business environment, these skills are crucial to an organization's productivity, performance and continued success.
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