Emotional Intelligence In Meetings: Breaking the “Bad” Meeting Habits

Transform team meetings from gatherings where “minutes are kept, but hours are wasted” to a focused and productive use of time!

According to recent research, EI is the most important factor in determining a team’s success. Emotionally intelligent teams communicate more effectively, resolve conflict more quickly, have increased accountability, make better decisions, have less intergenerational conflict, adapt well to change and are able to effectively direct change. And, since most of our “teaming time” happens when we’re together in meetings, why not start there?

During this dynamic workshop, you’ll discover an emotionally intelligent approach to meeting facilitation. Take away ready-to-use tools, tried-and-true techniques, and results-oriented approaches to jump start your meetings and boost your team EI.

You and your team will learn…

• How to take charge of meetings that are wasting time
• To build boundaries for meeting participation
• Ways to avoid acting as “chairman of the bored”
• To become more sophisticated meeting attendees
• How to use stand-up meetings effectively
• Ways to determine and utilize the emotional state of your team
• Ways to limit team stress and address potential problems before they arise
• A group process for developing meeting norms