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CAM 014: How A Meeting Mentor Can Make Your Meetings Awesome

CAM 014: How A Meeting Mentor Can Make Your Meetings Awesome

How are your meetings going? Bad? Good? Or in the worst case scenario maybe your meetings are just OK. Like you know they could be better, but instead you’re choosing to just go with the flow.

What if you could find a low-cost solution to help you turn your meetings from bad to awesome! Well if you’d like this to happen then today’s episode of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast will be perfect for you and your whole meeting team.

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CAM 013: How The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel Creates Awesome Meetings

CAM 013: How The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel Creates Awesome Meetings

Are you looking for a once-in-a-lifetime destination in the Canadian Rockies to book your next corporate meeting?

Do also you want to ensure that your event is seamless? Then this episode of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast is for you! That’s because you’re going to hear from Barb Wallace, the Manager of Conference Services and Catering at the world-class Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

In this episode Barb shares great destination meeting insights including:

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CAM 012: How To Get The Right People Into Your Meetings

CAM 012: How To Get The Right People Into Your Meetings

Welcome!

Have you ever been in a meeting where you knew for a fact that you didn’t have the right people in the room? Like a nonprofit fundraising meeting in which nobody had any money or the right contacts to get the money?

Or a new product development meeting in which you invited all the regular people and nobody had a single new idea? If you would like to avoid this type of situation at your next meeting then episode 12 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast is perfect for you!

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CAM 011: How Resiliency Techniques Create Awesome Meetings

CAM 011: How Resiliency Techniques Create Awesome Meetings

When you get knocked down or frustrated during a meeting, how do you react? Do you get angry? Do you get quiet?

Do you spend more time complaining about the meeting than the actual time that you spent in the meeting? If this sounds familiar then you’re in the right place because episode 11 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast features Zaheen Nanji, an experienced resiliency expert who will share a wealth of practical resiliency techniques and information including:

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CAM 010: 10 Ways To Create Awesome Meetings – PechaKucha Style!

CAM 010: 10 Ways To Create Awesome Meetings – PechaKucha Style!

Have you got :20 seconds to make your next meeting awesome? Have you got 20 X :20 seconds?

Because episode 10 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast is a recording of me (Gord Sheppard) delivering a PechaKucha style talk called “10 Ways To Create Awesome Meetings” to the Emerging Health Leaders group in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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CAM 009: How To Build Profitability By Knowing Your Total Meeting Cost

CAM 009: How To Build Profitability By Knowing Your Total Meeting Cost

Do you know how much your meetings cost per hour? Per year? When someone talks for 20 minutes straight about the latest cute cat video on Youtube, is that the best use of your team’s time?

In episode 9 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast you’ll learn how to measure the cost-per-hour of your meetings and not just in terms of money, but in terms of time and overall staff morale.

Because with the pace of business these days you can’t afford to waste a single second! Other concepts you’ll learn in this podcast include:

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CAM 008: How Senior Leaders Can Create Awesome Meetings

CAM 008: How Senior Leaders Can Create Awesome Meetings

If you’re a Senior Leader, Manager or Executive who is in so many meetings that you don’t have time to do your regular work, then episode 8 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast is must-listen.

That’s because today’s guest is Larry Schwenneker, a former Senior Director in Education, who not only ran a budget in excess of 500 million dollars, but who also figured out how to thrive in many of the thousands of meetings that he ran, and participated in.

In this episode Larry shares his best insights about how to run fantastic senior level meetings including:

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CAM 007: How To Make An Effective POINT During A Meeting

CAM 007: How To Make An Effective POINT During A Meeting

Do you want to poke your eyes out because someone won’t shut-up during a meeting?

Are you in meetings where what is being said has nothing to do with you? Don’t you wish that people would just get to the point when they speak?

Well, if that is the case then you’re in for a treat because episode 007 of the Create Awesome Meetings Podcast will show you a step-by-step process to help you and your colleagues make excellent POINTs whenever it’s your turn to talk in a meeting. In this podcast you’ll learn:

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CAM 006: How Change Management Techniques Create Awesome Meetings

CAM 006: How Change Management Techniques Create Awesome Meetings

If you had to change your the way you meet with your team right now, would you be resistant? Would your team be resistant?

Change can be tough enough for one person and even more difficult for an entire team. Thankfully, today’s expert is Shairose Lalani, a Change Management Professional who shares some of her best techniques to help you create more effective meetings.

For example, in this podcast you’ll learn:

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