Date Added: Jan 2010
Everyone participates in meetings or is the host of a meeting. Many are productive and others are a complete waste of time. The meeting should have a specific purpose that you should communicate before you start. List what you want to discuss and who will lead those discussions. Put topics that require the most brain power first. Know the audience. Anticipate attitudes and positions. Speak the language of the participants. Invite individuals who can contribute to the meetings discussions and decisions. This paper will gives list of techniques for planning and holding effective meetings.