What is an Asynchronous Meeting?

What is an Asynchronous Meeting?

When we think of meetings we think of people sitting around a table (web conference, etc.) at the same time. The Chair controls who can speak and only one person can speak at a time. This would be a Synchronous Meeting. If synchronous means that everyone needs to be...
Want Your Meetings to be Shorter?

Want Your Meetings to be Shorter?

It’s easier than you think. Think about this … information packages are usually sent out a few days before the meeting so that everyone has a chance to get up to speed and be ready for the meeting. The problem is no one knows how anyone else is thinking before the...
LORROS and Open Meeting Acts

LORROS and Open Meeting Acts

HOA board meetings must be “open and public“ – actions may not be secret. The HOA Brown Act is the Open Meeting Act, which now is extensively detailed regarding association meetings. The apparent aim of the act is valuable – to make the governance of...
So Why Have Meetings?

So Why Have Meetings?

Chapter Four- “So Why Have Meetings?” This is another in the series on how LORROS addresses the great suggestions in the book: Momentum: “Creating Effective, Engaging and Enjoyable Meetings” by Mamie Kanfer Stewart, Tai Tsao “When meetings are done well,...