Quick Tips on How to End a Meeting
Meetings take up a lot of your workday so you want to protect the time you’re investing. Those final minutes often determine how productive your session will be. Learn how to end a meeting in a way that delivers the results you’re looking for.
The most obvious measure of success is finishing your meeting when you said you would. Develop a reputation for respecting your colleagues’ time by staying on schedule.
The long-term impact of a meeting depends on what happens afterwards. Ensure that your colleagues leave the room prepared for what they need to do.
If you’re tired of discussing the same topics over and over or wondering whatever became of that casual Friday policy your boss once mentioned, learn to close meetings more effectively. Clearer interactions will help you move your business objectives forward, and maybe spend less time in meetings.