3 Ways to Prepare for Problem-Solving Meetings | Ep 17


3 Ways to Prepare for Problem-Solving Meetings

  1. Accurately Identify Problems
  2. Pick the Team
  3. Make the Rules

Highlights Include:

  • The source of problems: Product/Process/People

  • Using metrics (leading and lagging indicators) to surface problems
    • Get your facts straight prior to a meeting
    • Get diverse voices in the room
    • Limit the number of participants to between 6-10
    • Make the ground rules: Focus/Participate/No Jerks

    Prior preparation is one part of running effective problem-solving meetings.

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