HR Competencies

  • Communication 

Recent research suggests that on any given day seventeen million meetings are held and that one-third of a manager’s time is spent in meetings. Many meetings are ineffective due to a lack of an agenda, poor meeting management skills, a lack of follow through, etc. This class will give participants the skills for getting the most value from their meetings.


Structuring Meetings

  • Establishing meeting norms
  • Determining and assigning positive meeting roles
  • Deciding on type of meeting needed

Designing Meetings

  • Setting objectives
  • Building agendas
  • Choosing more effective meeting techniques
  • Determining meeting logistics

Managing Meetings

  • The facilitator’s role before and during the meeting
  • Managing difficult behaviors and situations during a meeting

Evaluating Meetings

Who Should Attend

Anyone who facilitates or participates in meetings


Employers Council staff


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0.40 Continuing Education Units
Course ID #PDEV106

Class Details

There are no scheduled instances of this class for the remainder of the year. Check out our new course catalog this fall, or click below to explore onsite options.

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