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Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Facilitation is not linear. Part One: Why Facilitation? Creative Facilitation – the Book! Start anywhere. Dive in.

2013 99

Creative Facilitation – New stuff. Yay!

Viv Mcwaters

How does a facilitator announce new stuff? Creative Facilitation – New stuff. What is the real work of facilitation?

2015 52

New! Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-14, 2015

Michelle Laurie

I am very excited to announce we are offering a graphic facilitation workshop July 13-14, 2015. More information here:  [link].

2015 52

How my bad French made me a better facilitator

Net-Map Toolbox

I recently went on a mission to Cameroon, where one of my tasks was to facilitate a workshop with about 100 participants. image credit: [link].

2015 71

Graphic Facilitation 2015 – Skills, Innovation and Fun!

Michelle Laurie

I am very excited to be co-hosting the  6 th  Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop  in Rossland, BC July 13-14 th , 2015. What is it exactly?

2015 50

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

therefore completely understand that facilitators of learning and change processes and trainers/teachers can''t see the wood for the trees. have good news: I can recommend a group of 10 tools that are so useful that each facilitator needs to know them and should be able to use them. think there are many facilitators already doing this.

2015 87

kelvy bird figured out how to explain what graphic facilitators do

Full Circle Associates

struggle to explain what I do when I am graphically facilitating. engagement facilitation visual thinking Now go read her post. Please.

2015 53

Net-Map facilitation pointers: Links

Net-Map Toolbox

Let me start sharing them with you too – starting with everything I know about links: Net-Map Facilitation Pointers: Links. Links. Loving.

2015 21

Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015

Full Circle Associates

Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015 | Michelle Laurie rants and raves  reminds us that it is that time again… drum roll… Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015 Welcome to the 6th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-14, 2015 Location: Beautiful  Rossland, B.C., Take this course!” And it worked.

2015 20

Non-verbal communication for online facilitators

Joitske Hulsebosch

So how does this work for online facilitators and trainers. What should you do as a facilitator or trainer without this body language ?

Facilitating the transition from online to face-to-face conversations and vice versa

Joitske Hulsebosch

Photo by sparkzy I participated in the online facilitation course by Nancy White (long ago!) The flow was gone.

2013 73

A Webinar on Facilitating with Technology With 36 Co-Presenters

Full Circle Associates

MAFN is the Mid Atlantic Facilitator’s Network. Some are clearly self-defined as trainers, others as facilitators. love it.

2015 33

The Changing Role of the Learning Facilitator

Jenny Connected

There is an intense discussion going on in the CPsquare community at the moment about the work of learning facilitators. Quite a few members of the CPsquare community work independently as community facilitators or for an organisation. still find Gilly Salmon’s approach very useful for facilitating small, task-oriented online courses.

Roles 35

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

This is a blogpost written for a half-day workshop for facilitators with Sibrenne Wagenaar. You facilitate the network to grow and innovate.

2011 76

Still learning about facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

Here’s what I learnt about facilitating thanks to Melbourne Playback Theatre Group ‘s weekend workshop. What about facilitators, leaders, managers, speakers – anyone who has to stand up in front of a group? Facilitation Improv Playback TheatreSmall moves are more interesting. The opposite is true. Just wow!

Become an expert Net-Map facilitator: Next training in DC June 27-28

Net-Map Toolbox

We are are planning 2 Net-Map workshops in Washington DC this year. There are some more workshops planned in other parts of the world (e.g.

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More graphic facilitation coming your way Sept 29-30th, 2014

Michelle Laurie

We had a fabulous time hosting 22 people for our 5th annual graphic facilitation workshop in Rossland this July. link]. Check it out:.

2014 33

Tips for Facilitating a Week in Change11 MOOC

Nancy White

A friend asked me to share any tips I had after facilitating week 8 of the massively open online course (MOOC) Change11. Hiya Friend.

2011 50

Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively

Elsua

Of course, I am talking about the role of the Community Manager , or Community Facilitator , which has been my preferred term from the beginning.

2011 72

Participatory Facilitation Techniques

Michelle Laurie

A few weeks ago I facilitated a 1.5 Effective meetings conference conversations effective meetings engagement graphic facilitation metaphors

The simplest facilitation tip to build group capacity

Chris Corrigan

Thinking that the facilitator has the answers is one of the biggest problems with the way people are entrained to relate to facilitators. Facilitation Leadership Open SpaceBecause you are guiding a process, many people will feel that you are also an authority on what to do. You have slowly and clearly explained the instructions.

2015 23

Graphic Facilitation Workshop September 23-24, 2013 – Registration Open!

Michelle Laurie

Warming up at Graphic Facilitation workshop. I am pleased to announce that there will be a Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, B.C.,

2013 34

Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011 ) We had a great time with the first version of this workshop in August of 2010 in BEAUTIFUL Rossland, BC.

Facilitation tips for improvisers

Viv Mcwaters

There’s also jargon around facilitation. The same is true of facilitating. Learn about the bones of facilitation. There’s an underlying architecture to different performance types, just as there’s an underlying architecture to facilitation approaches. FACILITATING WITH CONFIDENCE! Your turn.

Co-facilitating: how hard can it be?

Viv Mcwaters

Recently a client refused my choice of co-facilitator for budget reasons and offered one of his own staff (whom I had never met) to help out.

The Power of Marrying Facilitation and Sector Expertise

Net-Map Toolbox

These are high level platforms, facilitating regular meetings and results oriented dialogues between public and private sectors actors. They

2016 10

New emerging practices for trainers and facilitators

Joitske Hulsebosch

I'm currently facilitating two learning trajectories, both starting online. online facilitationThe trainer counted and summarized.

Applying Graphic Facilitation in New Contexts

Michelle Laurie

wondered if graphic facilitation may be useful in this context and explained a bit about what I could offer.  An artist also volunteered. 

Faciliplay: Play as an Online Facilitation Technique

Full Circle Associates

Note:   Faciliplay: Play as an Online Facilitation Technique  was a post I wrote way back in the early life of this blog, before I moved to WordPress. A lot of those posts feel lost, so I’m picking a few and reposting them. Bernie has created a playground to share ideas on play for facilitators, therapists and healers. confess.

What makes Facilitating With Confidence different?

Viv Mcwaters

After 13 days facilitation training with my mate Johnnie Moore I’m excited by what I’ve learnt. FacilitationOf course!

Why do groups need a facilitator?

Viv Mcwaters

If the job of a facilitator is to get out of the way, why have one in the first place? facilitator can help identify the boundaries to an event.

2013 21

Facilitating for engagement in isolated communities

Viv Mcwaters

There are ways to facilitate meetings and events of all sorts that encourage participation and engagement. Facilitators. Use everything.

7 conditions for a great facilitated workshop

Viv Mcwaters

Remember that you are facilitating a workshop, not chairing a meeting, and participants deserve to know why they are there, when to arrive and when they can leave. once knew a facilitator who didn’t own a suit and he would tell clients that if they needed him to wear a suit then they’d have to find another facilitator.

Creative Facilitation – the workshop!

Viv Mcwaters

Creative Facilitation – the workshop! Creative Facilitation – the Book! Facilitation LearningOn May 1st. In Melbourne.

Social media: a new type of hammers for change facilitators in organisations

Joitske Hulsebosch

We wrote this for the change facilitators working in and with organisations on change. thought it might be worthwhile to translate it.

2011 81

Facilitation and equilibrium

Viv Mcwaters

Some beliefs and theories in facilitation have always bothered me. Is it time to rethink our systems of facilitation and let go of the unrealistic equilibrium states some clients yearn for? Facilitation and equilibrium is a post from: vivmcwaters.com.au. The post Facilitation and equilibrium appeared first on vivmcwaters.com.au.

Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively – Part Deux

Elsua

host is … “(Highly recommend you check out this section as well about online facilitator characteristics). So let’s go then!

2011 66

Facilitation Card Decks | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

must confess I love games, card games and board games and it is great to see how someone is using card games in their facilitation. Boo hoo!

The two not-so-secret secrets about Creative Facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

There’s no big secret to Creative Facilitation , it comes down to two things: using creative processes that allow people to really participate, and showing up as a facilitator that people feel able to trust. We don’t believe in facilitation-as-usual and therefore don’t do training-as-usual. There

Nothing worse than a facilitator?

Viv Mcwaters

′ when this jumped out at me: “In recent years, PowerPoint’s bullet list structure has been so overused that it can be more of a turn off than a facilitator.&#. And I’m not even that concerned about the bald statement about facilitators. want to learn so I’m not one of those facilitators. Do right?