A Useful Guide to Managing Meetings

Authors: Ian Clarke and Steve Westall
ISBN: 978-1-906460-06-8


You spend lots of time at meetings, either chairing or just participating, so how do you make the best use of your time?

In this Useful Guide you will find hints, tips, checklists and exercises to help you manage meetings better. Suitable for you if you need to make better use of your meeting time!

What the Useful Guide includes:

  • access to the downloadable MS Word toolkit covering hints and tips on what you need to do before, during and after the meeting
  • exercises and challenges for you to assess the effectiveness of the meetings you attend and chair
  • checklists to make sure you have everything covered
  • tips on how to plan for success and managing your body language and even disruption if it occurs
  • a meeting attendance decider tool to assess whether you need to attend or chair the meeting in the first place
  • access to the Pansophix Chairperson Feedback System which allows you to ask all the people who attended your meeting for feedback on the way you chaired the meeting.

  • Upon completion you will be able to:

  • be more confident when you participate in or chair meetings
  • determine your meeting's success criteria before you start
  • make better use of your time at meetings and be more productive.

  • About the Authors

    Ian Clarke spent 23 years teaching Physics, selling pharmaceuticals and working in the telecoms industry before setting up his own organisational development consultancy in 1994. He co-founded Pansophix in 2004 with Steve Westall.

    He is the also the author of:

  • A Useful Guide to Effective Change
  • A Useful Guide to Managing Performance
  • A Useful Guide to Managing Teams
  • ...and co-author of:

  • A Useful Guide to Minute Taking

  • Steve Westall is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA) and has been a trainer and coach since April 2001 after a long and varied career as a senior manager in BT. He is also co-author of:

  • A Useful Guide to Minute Taking
  • A Useful Guide to Networking
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