First published on this website in September 2003 and last updated in April 2020
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These notes introduce five key words for anyone who chairs meetings to keep in mind.
C - for Clarity
Examples given of how to prevent a meeting taking place in a fog.
H - for Harmony
People need to understand the business, respect the leadership, listen and trust each other.
A - Agreement
Ideas for how to lead a meeting towards an agreed decision.
I - Involvement
The role of bringing everyone in while managing the time properly.
R - Review
The idea of reviewing each meeting and a series of meetings to test the group's performance.
There are various examples given and each point is carefully explained.
Here is the link to this item: TN13 - A purpose statement for those who chair.pdf
These notes have been updated in April 2020 with minor alterations to the text.