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Meetings That Work - Miami Florida - April 10-11, 2018

  • 10 Apr 2018
  • 8:30 AM
  • 11 Apr 2018
  • 5:00 PM
  • West Perrine Health Center, 18255 Homestead Ave., Miami, Fl 33157


  • Meetings That Work - Turn Meetings Into Events
    West Perrine Health Center, 18255 Homestead Ave., Miami, Fl 33157
    April 10-11, 2018
    8:30 am- 5:00 pm each day
    Time Zone: Eastern
  • State of Florida employees can register and will be invoiced $655.00 per person after the event. Select the invoice me option and you will get an updated invoice after the event is concluded.

    Meetings that Work - April 10-11, 2018
    Miami, Fl.

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Meetings that Work
Download Course Brochure and Agenda

 Design and facilitate effective meetings

In today’s world of truncated timelines, increased workloads and demands for workplace democracy, we need group decisions made quickly, positively and with diminished frustra­tion. We also need to ensure that meetings are effective, efficient and highly productive. This course is designed for the person who needs tools to enhance participation and productivity in various types of meetings.

You can:

• Move a group toward consensus.
• Diminish frustration in your meetings.
• Get better results from your meetings.
• Get people more involved.
• Enable people to become more productive

 Learn how to:

• Increase the productivity of the group.
• Focus the purpose and intent of large and small meetings.
• Aid the group in its decision-making processes.
• Handle difficult situations in groups.
• Match process tools to each group's needs.
• Design effective agendas.
• Create participatory environments.
• Develop a sense of teamwork among team members.

This course includes descriptions, with references, of 72 facilitation tools and meth­ods used by professional facilitators. You will learn how to design effective agenda items, meetings and facilitated events. Practice is an important component in this course.

Who Should Take This Course?

Meeting coordinators, supervisors, managers, inexperienced facilitators, Executive Directors, board members, team leaders, consultants, community leaders, teachers, health practitioners.

This course is part of the Professional Facilitator Program offered by ICA Associates, Inc. 

Links to Certificates and Certification

Meetings That Work is a core course and is needed for:
Professional Facilitator Program (PFP)

Workshop Agenda - Two Day Workshop

Day One

Day Two

Session One:
Participating in Meetings.

-       Keys to effective meetings

-       Nature of dialogue

-       Ladder of involvement

Session Three:
Designing Meetings

-       Healthy communication

-       STEPS for effective meeting

-       Meeting design

Session Two:
Planning Agenda Items

-       Agenda design

-       Detailed processes

-       Tools and techniques

Session Four:
Facilitating Meetings

-       Stages of the journey

-       Social styles

-       Dealing with difficult people and situations

How is this course different from other ToP courses?

·      This course is for the person who coordinates and leads meetings, and wants to know how the professionals do it.

·      This course is for meeting coordinators who want to know how to make meetings that stay on track, get results in the meeting, and have effective follow-up built in to the design.

Questions?  Call or text Laurie at 815-970-2145

Closest Hotel:  LaQuinta Inn and Suites, 10821 Carribean Blvd., Cutler Bay, Fl 33189
Phone:  305-278-0001

Airports:  Miami or Ft. Lauderdale, FL

(90 minute drive from the beautiful Florida Keys or 15 minutes from South Beach)


Dougherty, Inc.
2388 SE 17th Terr., Homestead, Fl  33035
Phone:  888-400-1029  Email:

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