IMPROVEMENT OF MANAGEMENT MEETINGS AND ORGANIZATION: A CASE OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
Improvement of management meetings and organizations is now a vital situation for all of higher education institutions in Thailand. The management meeting in the past had less productivity and cost too much money and time. The improvement of management meetings and any other organizations is necessary to calculate the factors of timing, low cost, hit the point of agenda, and effective decision within the meeting. The ideas of effective meetings have been worldwide accepted in any modern organizations. It is imperative to comprehend that there are factors that contribute to the success of meetings. The purposes of this study were to identify what factors were true and most important from the perspective of who were at the meetings at the higher education policy and management level and why? In order to search for the answers for this research, a qualitative research techniques was utilized. A total of 30 samples was interviewed by using in-depth questionnaire and informants was selected from a variety of higher education organizations. The findings revealed that there were at least five important factors: time, speed, quality, attention, and understanding. The most important contribution from success meetings was the decision made with informed knowledge and information.