In our interdependent world, nothing is purely independent. Enter the reality of meetings (and a lot of them). And now the reality of virtual meetings. How do we continue to get work done? How do we ensure that decisions get made and problems get solved? It starts with solid meeting discipline, then there are a handful of critical additional practices that must be applied in a virtual setting. This highly practical, prescriptive session will leave you with specific tips and practices that will help ensure the continuation of engagement and productivity in this challenging time.

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Susan Finerty

Susan Finerty

Adjunct Faculty Center for Professional & Executive Development, Wisconsin School of Business

Susan has experience in organizational development working with large multinational companies. Her focus is matrix organizations and how to navigate and influence crossfunctionally in these organizations.

Prior to joining the University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty, Susan worked for Baxter and two pharmaceutical companies. Susan is the author of Master the Matrix: 7 Essentials for Getting Things Done in Complex Organizations and The Cross-Functional Influence Playbook. She has a BA from Central Michigan University and an MA from Indiana University.

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