One simple facilitation strategy to use

One simple facilitation strategy to use

As a facilitator I like to find opportunities to participate in other people’s events, to watch and learn from their facilitation skills – either things that work or things that don’t! The other day I got thinking about a facilitation strategy that...
Seven keys to a great staff retreat

Seven keys to a great staff retreat

A couple of weeks ago I facilitated a small team’s day-long staff retreat and it was such a positive experience I thought I’d write a blog post about it. Instead of talking specifically about that team’s experience, though, I want to highlight key...
Crowd-Sourced Strategies to Engage Groups

Crowd-Sourced Strategies to Engage Groups

Yesterday I facilitated a short session for a local networking group, the Sooke Women in Business, about how to engage participants when doing speaking events. Of course I planned for the session to be very participatory and I asked the group to come up with...