Patterns and Processes for Inclusive Meetings - Full Class (SoFA)

Patterns and Processes for Inclusive Meetings - Full Class (SoFA)

Mon 23 January 2023 18:00 UTC

Do you facilitate meetings?

This class will help you be more effective, efficient and inclusive at the same time!

This is a continuation of the free info class.

This class will refine and offer practice opportunities with 4 extra topics and 3 small group exercises.

  • What are the steps of decision-making?
  • How does one move a group towards a decision so everyone ‘walks’ together?
  • What are the tricks of good agendas?
  • How can we hold agenda planning together and make sure we’re staying on track?
  • How can we keep meetings time short and sweet?
  • How can we write proposals together in a timely manner so everyone’s ideas can flow into a proposal?

Small group exercises:

  • Planning an agenda
  • Write proposals together
  • How to improve meetings together over time


0:00-0:10 Overview
0:10-0:30 Presentation + questions The anatomy of decisions
0:30-0:40 Presentation + questions Agenda planning
0:40-1:00 Exercise (small group) Plan an agenda!
1:00-1:30 Presentation + questions Saving time & staying on track
1:30-1:55 Demo (large group) + questions Writing proposals together
1:55-2:20 Exercise (small group) Writing proposals together
2:20-2:30 Presentation + questions Meeting evaluations
2:30-2:50 Exercise (small group) How to improve meetings together over time
2:50-3:00 Closing and feedback

This event is one 3-hour session on Jan 23, 2023 18:00 UTC

This class will be taught by Jerry, and supported by co-trainers and mentees.

I will be there. Will you?

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