Managing Productive Meetings

Are your meetings productive? Poorly run meetings are a hidden expense for businesses and a source of frustration for participants. However, targeted and well-run meetings are a source of collaboration and productivity. This meeting management training course reveals how you can turn unproductive meetings into creative powerhouses. This program will make you known for organising and facilitating smooth and effective meetings.

Tailored in-house Managing training – Melbourne – Sydney – Brisbane – Adelaide – Perth – Hobart – Darwin – Canberra

Managing Productive Meetings course for individuals in Melbourne

We offer this two-day public course in Melbourne CBD.


  • Thursday 6 September 2018
  • Tuesday 27 November 2018
  • Tuesday 5 March 2019
  • Wednesday 5 June 2019


$ 350 + GST


350 Collins Street, Melbourne CBD


Half a day: 9am to 12:30pm


  • Morning tea
  • Participant manual – great for reference
  • Certificate.

Designed for you

This meeting management training course is designed for any person wishing to prepare, structure and facilitate highly effective meetings.


In this productive meeting management training course, you will learn how to:

  • prepare and plan a successful meeting
  • create a climate of trust among participants
  • manage time wasters, chatter boxes and meeting hijackers
  • drive action and commitment
  • close meetings on an upbeat and positive note
  • evaluate meetings quickly and effectively
  • follow up on meetings to ensure action.

Tailored Meeting Management training programs delivered on your premises

Delivering a meeting management training program as an in-house training program is economical with five or more participants. We boost your return on investment by tailoring the progam:

  • Content:  based on budget, your objectives and audience profile we’ll propose a program that fits your needs perfectly.For some clients we have combined meeting management skills with leadership training programs and also time management courses. Another example is how we can focus on meeting facilitation skills under difficult circumstances, such as conflict, opposing views or difficult meeting members.
  • Language: we’ll include any relevant business information and terminology, such as vision, mission, values etc.
  • Duration: we adapt our program to your time availability and budget. We can facilitate anything from a one-hour presentation to a multiple-day program and everything in between.

We also coach individuals to build skills in managing meetings. Check out or Meeting and Workshop Facilitation Skills training if you’re after more advanced workshop facilitation skills.

Ask us how we can tailor the program to suit your needs:

  • call 1300 655 098
  • start a chat at the bottom of our page
  • send us a message.

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