Practical Minute & Note Taking Skills

Have you ever sat through a meeting with your colleagues’ and find yourself missing the important notes from the discussions, couldn’t remember what was said or feel that constant rush to try and catch up as you linger to jot every word for word?

Precise minute taking is essential for the purpose of meetings. Colleagues and teams can lose their sense of direction and misinterpretation of notes recorded can often lead to mistakes, if there is no accurate log of what was conversed.

This virtual online course will train your abilities to effectively minute take. Discover how to apprehend and document the most important information, enhance your skills and increase your knowledge required to accomplish and unlock technique for this core skill in your role.


Key features:

  • Evaluate your personal hurdles to active listening, attentiveness and capture of main points
  • Discover a range of minute-taking methods to match meeting style
  • Learn to select out the most important notes from the discussions
  • Explore how to plan and manage meetings (with the Chair) and how to actively get involved and be an effective minute taker through clarification and communication.

Who is this virtual course for:

This online virtual course is designed for secretaries and those in charge with handling and organising the meetings. This training is also applicable for anyone at any level or sector, looking to enhance their personal development to strengthen their minute taking skills.


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Summary

Virtual
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Duration

10:00 - 16:00

Price

£495 + VAT

Location

Zoom or MS Teams

Dates

22 February 2021 Book6

28 June 2021 Book7

24 August 2021 Book8

15 October 2021 Book8

In-House Option

This course is available In-House and can be tailored to meet your individual training requirements.

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