Writing minutes is a skill which requires a good understanding of the purpose and value of meetings. The minute-taker needs to appreciate the legal and other implications if the proceedings of meetings are not recorded accurately. The ability to concentrate, to listen with a discerning mind, and use judgment in determining relevance in keeping records are extremely important.
This one-day workshop offers a practical approach to memo writing and minute taking for the busy business professional. This course is an ideal opportunity for those with little or no minute taking or memo writing experience or for those persons who wish to brush-up on their skills.
Participants in the Minute Taking and Memo Writing Workshop will leave this workshop with an understanding of the importance of minute taking and issuing memos, they will earn the skills to work with meeting chairpersons and other participants to ensure accurate recording of proceedings. Participants will demonstrate good judgement to produce relevant documentation and develop a clear communication objective in preparing memos.
Topics to be covered in this workshop include:
1. Preparing for meetings.
2. Uses of Meeting Minutes
3. Note-Taking/Business Writing
4. Minute-Taking: Legal Implications
5. Active Listening
Programmes will be offered online until further notice
Workshop dates: November 17th & 19th, 2020
Workshop time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Workshop Cost: $2,000 per participant
For more information contact us at 299-0218 ext. 114/286