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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?

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

The soft skills. Again, touching base on the soft skills. However, it won’t be easy. Off to work! But is it really? Try it!

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The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills

Elsua

Yes, of course, I am talking about learning plenty more about killer presentation skills. That’s right! In it, you will see J.

Transforming your business with creative facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

For a long time facilitation has bothered me. I guess that’s a funny thing for a facilitator to say. FacilitationTweet This!

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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., Thanks so much to both of you!

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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.

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Co-facilitating: how hard can it be?

Viv Mcwaters

Can you pick the co-facilitators in this pic? Part-time co-facilitation just doesn’t work. Collaboration Facilitation

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!

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. I 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.

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?

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. I don’t think community skills reduce to 5 minutes. You have mad skills?

Facilitation as integration

Viv Mcwaters

This is the challenge of disruptive facilitation. I’ve always found lots of inspiration from fields outside of facilitation.

10 Basic Group Facilitation Skills

Viv Mcwaters

I’m in the midst of facilitating a training for an INGO on incorporating mental health and psychosocial support into programming. Throughout this training the topic of facilitating groups within communities has come up and I’ve been asked to provide some idea of basic facilitation skills. Facilitation

Open Space Technology Facilitation Training

Viv Mcwaters

It’s exciting to be offering Open Space Facilitation Training again with my friend Andrew Rixon in Melbourne on Wednesday, February 13.

Unleashing Joy Through Visual Facilitation – Part 4 of ISS Fellowship

Full Circle Associates

I CAN DRAW: This is again a common and fabulous activity that is used in MANY introductory graphic facilitation workshops. Joy fills the room.

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. So those are the 5 skills that I think a community manager should have.

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In the midst of facilitation training

Viv Mcwaters

Tomorrow we start week two of three weeks of facilitation training. Collaboration Facilitation LearningThree diverse groups.

Learning, community values and my skills – this is what I can bring to The Kootenay Coop Board

Michelle Laurie

In short it comes down to learning, community values and I believe I can make a strong contribution with my skills. Learning.

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Take your pick - Facilitating, leading, managing, hosting, community-ship

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

It resonated with me so much that I celebrated Euan’s post by reviewing each point through the eyes of a Community of Practice facilitator.

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Can improv save the world? It can’t make it any worse!

Viv Mcwaters

Applied improvisation has been used for facilitation, capacity building and training, monitoring and evaluation, and learning events.

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‘Easy and safe’ is over-rated

Viv Mcwaters

I want to focus on the dynamic between the facilitator and the group. There’s a long held position about facilitation that the facilitator needs to make the task easy for the group, and to create a safe space. So too, might a facilitated workshop. Facilitation LearningI disagree. They will work it out.

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Learning from mountain biking skills

Viv Mcwaters

I’m posting it here for two reasons - because it’s amazing to watch, his skills take my breath away.

Facilitator skills & knowledge in a learning 2.0 world

Viv Mcwaters

world, where learning and performance solutions take on a wider variety of forms and where churn happens at a much more rapid pace, what new skills and knowledge are required for learning professionals?&#. Nancy tackles the ‘meta’ skills that those of us who want to work in the world of learning need. Generosity. Humility.

Lessons from VizEd Vancouver

Full Circle Associates

She has the domain skills and expertise and organizing mojo as icing on the cake. First, it was a joy to collaborate with Tracy. Confidence!

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. I don’t think community skills reduce to 5 minutes. So I’ll bite.

Learning facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

Here I am in Madang in Papua New Guinea, preparing to deliver a five-day facilitation skills training to local Papua New Guineans who will take what they learn back into their communities. And if that’s what you want, that’s okay, just don’t call it facilitation! Yet facilitation is so much more. Maybe.

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3

Nancy White

As I noted in Part 2 , these are biggies and probably could have fallen under the “meta skills&# mentioned in Part 1. Here is part 3.

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. I don’t think community skills reduce to 5 minutes. You have mad skills?

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

As I noted in Part 2 , these are biggies and probably could have fallen under the “meta skills&# mentioned in Part 1. Here is part 3.

Facilitating informal learning: mindset, lifestyle and paying attention

Mathemagenic

With both, learning and it’s facilitation, I find it important to give it attention. What did the parents around the table do?

My Pen, Our Pens: Engagement through Participatory Visualization Workshop

Full Circle Associates

For the last 6 years we (Michelle and Nancy) have been leading introductory workshops on graphic facilitation, the use of visuals in group process.

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Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop. Imagine you are planning a project, facilitating a meeting or writing a report.

Survival guide for introverted facilitators

Viv Mcwaters

So while shy people might want to socialize but find it intimidating, introverts have the skills but can take or leave socializing. But I am.

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals

Nancy White

As I start to write them, perhaps “skills&# is the wrong word. There are skills in expressing them. This is the uber skill.

Facilitation is hit and miss too

Viv Mcwaters

This is the skill and the art that facilitators bring. Facilitation is hit and miss too is a post from: vivmcwaters.com.au.

Facilitating learning of our kids

Mathemagenic

I can go on and on with specific examples, but also find it important to articulate a few educational principles that guide our practice.

Facilitation Trends

Viv Mcwaters

One of the joys of facilitation is the opportunity to work across organisations and communities and observe similarities and differences. And I wondered what some of my friends and colleagues across the globe were noticing about facilitation, particularly the trends, and their hopes for facilitation in 2009. So what to do?

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. I don’t think community skills reduce to 5 minutes. You have mad skills?

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

As I start to write them, perhaps “skills&# is the wrong word. There are skills in expressing them. You have mad skills?