On location at the National Geographic Society in Washington DC, Craig explains five key ingredients for an effective meeting: manage electronic devices, be on time, make sure the meeting is necessary, have an agenda, and have ground rules.
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Want a barrier-free group conversation? Want to “put your stuff behind you?” In this on-site video Craig explains the benefits of “chairs in a circle.” And some nuances. This video has captions. To see them, click CC on the video screen. Here’s what Craig says in the video Hi everybody! Hey, it’s Craig Freshley here. …read more
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In principle, accountability is comparing expectations with actions, what we hoped would happen against what actually happened. It requires that expectations are written. It requires that actions are evaluated in light of the expectations. And there’s another requirement. When we are accountable we say out loud that things were achieved as …read more