How to Handle a Meeting Gone Off-Track
When someone derails a meeting, it's easy to assume that they're the problem and the solution is to rein them in—but your assumptions may also be off-track. For smoother meetings, try these techniques:
Adapted from "Dealing with Team Members Who Derail Meetings," by Roger Schwarz.
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