Meeting Minutes Made Easy

Toronto Meeting Minutes Training Workshop

The importance of Meeting Minutes include providing:

  • a permanent record of actions planned or completed and decisions reached.
  • a running account of discussions
  • a record the decisions reached
  • a method to keep absent members informed
  • a reminder of the topics discussed
  • a method to ensure that pending or deferred issues are not forgotten.
  • a history of the organization
  • a record of  the work done in the past

 

Objectives

Our Toronto meeting minutes training workshop will enable participants to make minute taking easier by:

  • Introducing forms and formats
  • Identifying key reporting areas
  • Increasing listening and focusing ability

Methodology

  • Instructor presentation
  • Full-group discussion
  • Small-group interaction
  • Individual exercises
  • Practice exercises    

Topic Areas

  • The benefits of being the minute taker
  • The importance of meetings
  • The most challenging aspects of taking minutes
  • The role of the chair
  • The role of the minute taker
  • The role of the participants
  • Additional responsibilities for a meeting
  • Using an agenda
  • Taking & organizing formal minutes
  • Recording motions
  • Taking & organizing informal minutes
  • Taking & organizing action minutes
  • Excelling at taking any minutes
  • Selling your ideas
  • Being prepared
  • Sending a positive attitude
  • Do’s & Don’ts of recording
  • Writing up the minutes

Participants at the Toronto meeting minutes training workshop are encouraged to send an email within three months following the training workshop and can expect a personal reply to assist with their learning experience.

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge Street, Toronto
This meeting minutes skills training workshop can be delivered at your location in and outside of the Toronto area.

Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

We will contact you by email to confirm your registration within one business day. At that time we will advise you on how to make payment by credit card or by corporate cheque.

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Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

We will contact you by email to confirm your registration within one business day. At that time we will advise you on how to make payment by credit card or by corporate cheque.

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Location: Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge Street, Toronto

Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Manual: Included in the workshop fee

Certificate: Presented upon completion

Public Transit: Subway access available to the building

Parking: Underground Lunch: 12:00AM and 1:00PM – many lunch options nearby

Breaks: 15 minutes at 10:30AM and 2:30PM

Refreshments: Coffee/tea/juice, muffins and cookies