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Making Your Meetings More Productive

Talking Shop with Jana Kemp

OPWL Webinar

How can OPWL practitioners make their team and client meetings more productive? Join us as Jana Kemp shares hard-won expertise from her book, Moving Meetings. During her time with us, Jana will discuss the following strategies and tactics for more productive meetings:

  • Agendas: Learn the structure that will make meetings more productive.
  • How Long: Discover the secret to establishing realistic timeframes for meetings.
  • When: Discover when an agenda will help you move your project work forward.
  • Pain-points: We’ll explore the meeting challenges you’ve already run into in order to provide solutions for improved communication and productivity.
  • Note-taking: Decision Logs and Action Item lists are critical to getting work done between meetings.

Jana Kemp’s Webinar Slides (pdf)

Jana Kemp’s Meeting Agenda Template (.docx)

Time Stamped Transcript (pdf)

  • Jana Kemp

    Jana Kemp

    Jana Kemp is a professional conference speaker, facilitator, workshop leader, and the author of six business books in seven languages with these publishers: McGraw Hill (2 languages); AMACOM (6 languages) Praeger; Apress; and Stanford University Press.

    Jana’s business, Meeting & Management Essentials, celebrates 23 years of continuous operation this year. Her workshop, facilitation, and conference speaking have included work across the United States and with international audiences – both English speaking and those dependent upon interpreters. Jana has also spoken to groups whose members include hearing impairments, sight impairments, and developmental disabilities. Jana has hosted live radio programming; written columns for state and national publications; appeared on television programs in the U.S. and India; and has been interviewed domestically and internationally for her expertise on sound business practices.

    Learn more at: www.JanaKemp.com.

    Jana Kemp is a professional conference speaker, facilitator, workshop leader, and the author of six business books in seven languages with these publishers: McGraw Hill (2 languages); AMACOM (6 languages) Praeger; Apress; and Stanford University Press.

    Jana’s business, Meeting & Management Essentials, celebrates 23 years of continuous operation this year. Her workshop, facilitation, and conference speaking have included work across the United States and with international audiences – both English speaking and those dependent upon interpreters. Jana has also spoken to groups whose members include hearing impairments, sight impairments, and developmental disabilities. Jana has hosted live radio programming; written columns for state and national publications; appeared on television programs in the U.S. and India; and has been interviewed domestically and internationally for her expertise on sound business practices.

    Learn more at: www.JanaKemp.com.