The best defense

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Defending yourself during a meeting means that you have to be prepared. What’s the best way to get ready? Know your material better than anyone else and be able to explain how your idea will work. Anything less and you stand to leave yourself open to criticism.

Taking action

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The word dynamic can be defined as an adjective as “characterized by constant change, activity, or progress.” As a noun, it is “a force that stimulates change or progress within a process or system.” Objects in motion tend to create actions and reactions. Need something? Then make it. Not happy with your culture, organization, or business? Then take action to change it, … Read More

Meeting preparedness

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How ready are you for your next meeting? Do you know the purpose, what will be discussed, and who’s attending? Is the meeting necessary and what does the facilitator hope to achieve? Have you read the pre-brief and any background materials? Have you anticipated questions that need to be asked or problems that need to be addressed? Will a decision … Read More