A Literary Guide on setting up and hosting successful meetings and gatherings to connect with others in an effective and purposeful way.
There are so many instances where we feel a meeting has been a waste or we fail to accomplish what we wanted from it or we didn't get to speak to someone.
Purposefully planning a meeting, setting out the structure and putting thought into an event can go a long way to achieving a more meaningful outcome. This involves allowing people to more vulnerable if we wish to create an honest or intimate meeting. It could also include learning more about ourselves (self-reflection) through the dynamics of the group gathering. It's also about building in basic rituals during the gathering process such as welcoming and saying goodbye to attendees. Lastly priming people before a gathering or meeting already gives you a headstart.
A fabulous and wonderful book written by a professional meeting facilitator Priya Parker, this book offers lots of food for thought. It will save you time and energy, leave you feeling more refreshed after a gathering. A truly inspiring read.
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