Effective meetings: The one-on-one meeting

30 mins

Waymaker Academy

Course overview

Mastering One-on-One Meetings with the GROW Framework.

Welcome to the course on “Mastering One-on-One Meetings with the GROW Framework.” In today’s dynamic business environment, effective one-on-one meetings are crucial for fostering growth, addressing roadblocks, and creating a sense of belonging and purpose within your team.

This course will empower you with the skills to conduct impactful one-on-one sessions using the GROW coaching framework – Goal, Reality, Options, and Will.

Learning outcomes

Upon completing this course, you will:

  • Understand the purpose of one-on-one meetings in professional settings, focusing on individual growth, performance improvement, and team cohesion.
  • Comprehend the ideal timeframe for a productive one-on-one meeting and how to establish an effective meeting cadence.
  • Learn how to create the right meeting environment, including the choice between face-to-face meetings and virtual platforms like MS Teams, Zoom, or Google Hangouts.
  • Explore the content and structure of one-on-one meetings, emphasizing the importance of preparation for both leaders and participants.
  • Gain insights into setting a positive tone for the meeting, emphasizing confidentiality and collaboration.
  • Discover a structured agenda for one-on-one meetings, including “Wins,” “Goals & Objectives,” “Roadblocks,” and “Roadblock Exploration.”
  • Master the GROW framework for coaching, which includes the stages of Goal, Reality, Options, and Will, and how to apply it effectively in one-on-one conversations.
  • Understand how to use the GROW framework as a flexible guide rather than a rigid agenda, allowing for dynamic and meaningful discussions.
  • Learn to summarize key takeaways and action items at the end of each meeting and confirm future meeting dates for follow-up.

Explore a practical three-month approach to implementing the GROW framework in one-on-one meetings, and understand how to track and communicate individual and team growth progress.

By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and tools to conduct one-on-one meetings that inspire growth, remove obstacles, and foster a sense of purpose within your team. Let’s begin your journey to mastering the art of one-on-one meetings with the GROW framework.

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One-on-one meetings

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