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CALMC Adds Two More Titles to Our On-Line Training Programs

This week, CALMC added new programs to our on-demand training library. Developing Leadership Together is the newest program in our Webinar series. This presentation examines the benefits of cooperative leadership in an organization, providing some ideas on how to get … Continue reading

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New Quick Takes Video Now Available

The second video in our Quick Takes series on effective meetings is now available on our website and at http://youtu.be/fYws4uQ-1-Y  It focuses on practices that can help and hinder meeting effectiveness and productivity. We hope you will take a look … Continue reading

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Did You Know: Meeting Minutes Can Hurt the Effectiveness of Your Meetings

Meeting minutes can cause problems for teams. It may be difficult to get a member to volunteer to take the minutes. Getting someone to type them or be responsible for their distribution can be problematic. What is even worse, however, … Continue reading

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The Last Thing To Do In Your Meetings

Hopefully, you have read and followed the suggestions in this blog about holding effective meetings. We have offered ideas about agendas, meeting duration, and other ideas to help you get the most from your time together. Today, we want to … Continue reading

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Assessing your Labor-Management Committee: What Would a Visitor Say About Your Meetings?

When CALMC works with a Labor-Management committee, we begin by conducting a committee effectiveness assessment. The process allows us to determine the status of the committee and its needs in order to plan the training. It also serves as a … Continue reading

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Effective Meetings Require A Single Agenda

When we begin our work with a labor-management committee we like to attend a meeting to observe how they operate. We like to see agendas and minutes (if they exist), and watch the members’ interactions and level of cooperation. On … Continue reading

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