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Category Archives: Meetings

3 Things You Can Do To Engage Your Team to Save Money Now

by admin on August 15, 2016

Tweet   A CEO that I’ve had coached for two years has just done 100% revenue growth in a 24 month period, he then asked me: “What can I do to quickly engage my team around saving money now and do the same with profit?” Are you experiencing the same thing? Listed below are things ...

Are Your Conference Calls Like This ?!?

by admin on May 24, 2016

Tweet This is what most conference calls are like… Get your employees to all read the book “Meetings Suck” – and you won’t have to endure another one like that video either… http://tinyurl.com/hkrrkum...

Mind Blowing Door Openers

by admin on May 02, 2016

Tweet Two years ago I was speaking at the 20th anniversary of Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) in Las Vegas. It is not unusual for people to come up after I present to say hello, ask questions, or ask for my contact info. Not a big deal and it usually doesn’t result in much more than a ...

Meetings Suck…

by admin on April 30, 2016

Tweet Actually, meetings don’t suck.  We suck at running meetings… We’d never send our kids off to little league without teaching them the basics, like throwing & catching a ball, and how to at least swing the bat. Why then, do companies send their employees into meetings – to attend them, to plan them, or ...

Planning a Corporate Retreat – Part 1

by admin on February 16, 2016

Tweet The quality of relationships between the employer and employees, and among the employees themselves have a lot of impact on employee morale and how well they deliver. Companies thrive on teamwork and innovativeness. And both are impacted by the value of relationships within the company. Sometimes the organization has to go out of its ...

Meetings Don’t Suck, We Suck At Running Meetings – See Here…

by admin on June 25, 2015

Tweet We spend more time teaching our kids how to play sports like baseball than we do teaching our employees how to run meetings. We spend time with our kids playing catch, showing them how to throw a ball, and how to bat.  We spend hours with our kids teaching them sports, and yet most ...

The 6 Point One-On-One Process

by admin on September 02, 2014

Tweet The purpose of One-On-One Coaching Meetings (see more on what it is here) is to maintain focus on achieving the goal (something of value) and to provide the necessary levels of direction, development and support with people that report directly to you.  When  implemented, this process will make each or your direct reports more ...

Do You Have The Right Rythym ???

by admin on December 30, 2012

Tweet Meetings can’t be effective if there’s no system in place to ensure their regular occurrence. You need a series of different meetings to achieve various objectives, and these meetings need to happen even when you’re not there. When you get into a rhythm with regular, effective staff meetings, you’ll wonder how you ever got ...

What Is Your Meeting Closer

by admin on November 07, 2011

Tweet Always close your staff meetings with this simple question: “Who’s doing what, and by when?” Have each person in the meeting acknowledge what they’re committed to doing, and by when. This ensures that people don’t start projects based on items that were merely being discussed in the meeting. You also make it nearly impossible ...

Determine Your Meeting Style

by admin on September 29, 2011

Tweet Do you clarify or classify the style of your meeting in advance so participants are prepared before they walk in the room?  There are basically three different styles of meetings: ‘information share,’ ‘creative discussion,’ and ‘consensus decision.’ An ‘information share’ style of meeting consists of information flowing in one direction only, either ‘up’ to ...

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