MVP: For each action item resulting from the meeting, identify who is responsible, what the exact outcome should be, and when it is due.
In yesterday’s episode of The Assistant Principal Podcast, Michele Mattoon and I unpacked how to have a better meeting. Among the suggestions…
Tip #3: For each action item resulting from the meeting, identify who is responsible, what the exact outcome should be, and when it is due.
This makes the outcomes clear and helps hold people accountable. The meeting leader should also check in with anyone who has an action item ahead of the deadline for completion.
We will be doing a follow-up episode focused on handling the people who wreck meetings. If you have a horror story or scenario you’d like to cover, please send it to me.
Today’s intention: Again, just keep thinking about your meetings and how these tips apply. If you’ve had any epiphanies or thoughts about your own meetings, feel free to share with me by replying to this email!