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4 Steps for More Effective Meetings

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We all know the problem: We spend far too much time in stuffy conference rooms, discussing problems, listening to people’s opinions, brainstorming products and strategies. Countless gurus have advocated for the benefits of reducing the time spent in meetings, of the number of meeting attendees, ... READ the POST

The Benefits of Agile Approach to Meetings

Nobody wants to sit through a meeting and feel it was pointless, so why is up to half of the time attendees spend in meetings wasted? It demoralizes your team and is unproductive. Putting some thought into the objectives and format of your meeting in advance will allow you to get the most out of ... READ the POST

Lessons Learned Agenda Template

This month's freebie is a template for a lessons learned meeting agenda. What's This Template For? A lessons learned meeting is where you review what went well and what didn't go well on a project. This template is to help you structure your time in that meeting, so you have the ... READ the POST

How To Present To Senior Executives

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Today, I’m handing the blog over to Leigh Espy.  In this piece, Leigh talks about how to tailor your presentations for C-suite level senior executives. As you grow in your project management career, you’ll be called upon to make various presentations. However not all presentations are ... READ the POST

4 Easy Tips For Effective Virtual Meetings

I'm delighted to have worked with Diana Ecker from Redbooth to bring you this sponsored article on how to make virtual meetings easier. #ad

This is a guest post by Diana Ecker. Even though we may take them for granted, virtual meetings are a dazzling concept. You bring together people who are working from home, on the road for travel, or in offices around the world with just a few clicks. It frees you up to work with clients, ... READ the POST

The Best Meeting Minutes Transcription Software: An Independent Test and Review

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My goodness, this article has been a mammoth job to put together. But I think you'll be interested in the results of my tests. I was approached by the people at Reason8 to try their meeting transcription software, and together we decided the best test would be to do a market comparison and ... READ the POST

An Introduction to Project Steering Groups

A Project Steering Group is the oversight committee of a project. You might use the term Project Board or Governance Committee, or something else that means a similar thing. All projects should have one, but the make up of the group depends on your project. It’s generally acknowledged that having ... READ the POST

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