Do you need help running a meeting? Robert’s Rules of Order (used to run formal meetings) can be confusing and intimidating. This concise guide simplifies the rules and makes it easier to keep meetings on track. It is intended for people who have little to no experience running meetings, and as such, is written clearly, without unnecessary jargon or obscure references. The basic concepts, skills, and information discussed throughout this book are applicable to virtually any type of meeting, large or small. Chairing a Meeting is a quick read that can help you become a more effective chairperson or organizer, no matter your background. Includes a download kit with: • Sample agenda • Sample committee reports • Table of motions • Resources for further information
About the Author
Kevin Paul, MA, MPA, began his professional career teaching study skills at the University of Victoria. He has been a student services professional for more than 20 years and has talked with thousands of students about what it takes to be a successful learner. Currently, he is president of Kihon Learning Systems and also serves as Dean of Student Services at Langara College in Vancouver.