Introduction to Planning and Facilitating Effective Meetings

Making the Most Out of Group Meetings

Meetings are a necessary part of any collaborative project—but those that are not well planned or facilitated can be counterproductive. Observing basic principles of planning and facilitation can ensure that a group reaches its meeting objectives.

This guide explains the role of a facilitator and describes how to plan and execute meetings that deliver results. Topics include

  • Planning a productive meeting or workshop
  • Conducting an effective meeting
  • Using proper tools and techniques for meeting facilitation
  • Facilitating teleconferences, video conferences, and webinars
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