Anatomy of an effective meeting agenda

Anatomy of an effective meeting agenda

Everyone has a story to tell about a meeting that seemed to have no purpose, no structure, and no outcomes, and totally wasted everyone’s time. But an effective meeting doesn’t happen by accident or ‘organically’. Attendees look to the Chair to run the meeting so that the discussion stays on task, and that the meeting objectives – the reasons why the meeting was called in the first place – are achieved.

One of the crucial elements of an effectively run meeting a properly structured Agenda, with a tried and true format that will support the achievement of the meeting objectives.