Where: Momentum Nonprofit Partners, 630 S. Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104, USA
Meetings matter. Whether it’s three people making a quick decision or 35 people planning a new organizational approach, moving a group towards a productive end requires great planning, facilitation and follow-up. In this workshop, nonprofit professionals will gain insight and understanding about the structures and processes that influence, guide and manage interactions among individuals in a meeting.
Participants will leave the workshop with: 1) practices and tools that can be used before, during and after a meeting 2) selection criteria that identifies who should be in the room 3) essential design elements needed to plan a successful meeting 4) tips and tactics for facilitating a great meeting.
Participants should come prepared to reflect on their experiences and identify real-life examples of meetings that were either productive or non-productive.
Scholarship awards are available to Momentum Member organizations that need financial assistance to attend this workshop. Contact Troy Wiggins at firstname.lastname@example.org for scholarship requirements and more information.
Facilitator Bio: Cheryl Green is Vice President of Training at Momentum Nonprofit Partners with 25 years of combined experience in both the education and nonprofit sectors. Over the course of her career, she has developed and facilitated meetings and workshops for groups of various sizes. These experiences, both successful and unsuccessful, have allowed her to learn and create a set of practices leading to effective and productive meetings. She's led conversations and meetings for organizations such as Agape Child and Family Services, Shelby County Schools, Kansas City Neighborhood Academy, Delta State University and the Center for Educational Change.