Meeting minutes can very occasionally turn up in the law courts.
They can be used as evidence, for instance if someone should challenge the validity of certain actions.
The key principle to understand is that of liability. Meeting minutes shift the liability for the actions undertaken from the individual to the group. The group becomes [...]
A board meeting of a company or non-profit is one of the most important meetings you can have.
It is best thought of as a ‘Steering Committee’ with overall responsibility for the destination and direction of the organisation.
With that in mind, what do you need to write in Board Minutes, and what can you [...]
Being asked to write up the minutes from a meeting can sometimes seem a difficult task. However, if you follow our simple steps below you’ll write great meeting minutes and amaze your colleagues.
1. Go to the meeting, understand what is said, and take notes.
You don’t need to note every word. Just keep a [...]
Learn how to write a good meeting agenda with our 5 key steps.
Writing a good agenda is essential to get everyone in your meeting working in the direction you want. My five top tips for a good meeting agenda are below:
1. Circulate the agenda in advance
It’s amazing how often we fail to [...]