Running effective meetings


Running Effective Meetings


Organised by VST


Where: Colchester CVS Training Room, Winsley's House, High Street, Colchester CO1 1UG (UK).
Date: 19 April 2016
Time: 09:30 -  13:00
Event description:

Get the most from your meetings - practical help for anyone who has to chair them!


A half day course looking at practical ways, components and the skills required in ensuring trustee, committee and other types of meetings are effective, efficient and productive.


We'll cover:

  • Agenda planning and setting
  • Creating the right environment
  • Principles of good behaviour
  • Chairing and participating skills

Benefits to you

By the end of the course you will have:

•    Understood the importance of making an annual or six monthly agenda plan
•    Practiced setting an agenda that is logical, practical and designed to achieve decisions and actions
•    Understood the chair's preparation for a meeting
•    Understood the importance of creating the right environment - timing, venue etc
•    Learnt good chairing skills including methods of dealing with difficult people.
•    Developed methods for stimulating creative and effective discussions utilising the skills of the participants involved in the meeting.


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