3 ways to optimize engagement in meetings

Get everything on shared note cards

People do their best expressive and reflective thinking when they incorporate writing their own ideas into the process


Form topics as questions

Questions focus people much more quickly than topics because questions are more specific in what they ask people to dialogue on


Work in small groups

If only two or a few people need to work on something, instead of turning the group into observers, have them work on it during or after the meeting