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When we walk into a meeting with an agenda as a facilitator, we’re already one step ahead of the game. Instead of a loose set of topics being discus...Read More
As facilitators, most of us are going to find ourselves met with resistance daily. With workplace demands extending beyond the office thanks to mobile...Read More
Creating lofty action plans seems to be the rule of many strategic planning sessions these days. Most team members truly intend to fulfill their oblig...Read More
It’s not uncommon for interpersonal or political considerations to result in meeting bloat, where too many people end up invited to a meeting that t...Read More
At our Facilitating Through Conflict workshop last week, the class really embraced my suggested approach when dealing with resistance. We see resistan...Read More
When setting the context and opening any collaborative session, it's imperative that the leader provide basic information that outlines the why, what ...Read More
How does the current demand to “do more with less” negatively affect meeting facilitators? How can we counteract these effects? Two of the b...Read More
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