Taking minutes is sometimes considered an onerous task and many Family Council members are reluctant to be the minute taker. Preparing meeting minutes doesn’t have to be complicated and we have compiled a few tips and ideas to help.
Why are minutes important?
Minutes serve as a record of what happened at the meeting. For those who cannot attend the meeting, minutes serve to help to quickly understand the essence of the meeting. The minutes also are a reminder to all Council members of any tasks assigned to them or timelines that need to be considered.