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Assigning Actions

The Actions list contains activities to be performed sometime after the completion of the session. As part of the closing process, the team should confirm that each action still needs to be done, assign a person to take responsibility for the action, and have that person establish a date by which he or she will make sure the action is accomplished.

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The Secret to Assigning Actions
Assign actions only to people who are present, with dates they...


Once you’ve reviewed the meeting and everyone is clear about ideas presented and decisions made, it’s time to identify next steps. Learn how to implement two key next steps that are essential to your meeting’s success: assigning actions, and determining what you should communicate about the meeting to others.