6.7 Running Effective Meetings

Course Overview

In this course, you will learn about how to prepare for and run an effective meeting. You will learn tips for creating an effective agenda, keeping the meeting on track, ending a meeting well, and how to follow up on the action points of the meeting. All these elements come together to determine the success of your meeting.  So, it is worth taking time to do each part as effectively as possible.

Introductory Video 

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will understand the following: 

  • Learn what makes a meeting effective
  • Prepare to run an effective meeting
  • Determine how to write a good agenda
  • Discuss tips for preparing an effective meeting
  • Learn how to end a meeting well

Study Guide

We know that different people like to learn in different ways. If you like to write notes as you work through a course, here’s a handy study guide (.PDF) for you, in printable or “fillable” form. Use the printable version if you would like to print out the study guide and write down your notes. Or, if you prefer to use a PDF reader you can take notes on your favorite handheld device using the “fillable” version. 

Running Effective Meetings Study Guide – Printable 

Running Effective Meetings Study Guide – Fillable PDF