The Great Meetings Book

Great Meetings! Great Results Book Buy the book What's inside See cd and workbook "This book has delivered great results for me with groups in London, Belgrade, San Juan, Winnipeg, Washington, and even at my own family reunion."
--Peter Twichell, Director of Program Development YouthBuild U.S.A., Boston, Massachusetts


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Great Meetings! Great Results is a comprehensive, practical guide to planning, designing and facilitating meetings that are an effective use of your time and generate results. It includes tools for generating and evaluating ideas and for coming to a decision. There are ideas on how to keep the meeting on track, deal with conflict in a group and more. It will become your regular reference book for designing meetings, picking the right tools or solving a challenging facilitation problem.

Chapters:
  1. Facilitation: The Key to a Great Meeting
  2. Knowing Your Group
  3. Getting a Good Start
  4. Designing a Great Meeting
  5. Understanding Process
  6. Choosing the Right Tool
  7. Maximizing the Group’s Potential
  8. Promoting Positive Communication
  9. Managing Conflict in Groups
  10. Interventions: When to Step In
  11. Integrating Graphics into your Meetings
  12. Reflections on the Art of Facilitation
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"This is the book I turn to first when I am looking for approaches to a meeting."
--Zena Zumeta, Mediator, Facilitator, Trainer Mediation Training & Consultation Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan

"Bravo, Bravo, Bravo! This book is an essential resource for every meeting planner's tool box"
--Dr. Bruce Wolford, Director of the Research and Service Center Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky

"Great Meetings! Great Results is a treasure trove of information."
--Dr. Margaret S. Herrman, Senior Associate and Director, Dispute Resolution Services, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia