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The workshop agenda shaper – a template for a visual clarification and design process

Are you about to plan your next workshop, learning event, or conference? Then you know that there is a lot to clarify before we, the facilitators, can start designing the workshop agenda. 472 more words

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Reporting back from group discussion – pain or gain?

Be honest, sometimes debriefings from group discussions are a real pain. I suffered as participant when the reporting back was too lengthy, too repetitive or too detailed. 874 more words

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Beyond input + Q&A – or how to design workshops the flipped way

Workshop time is precious time, let’s spend it wisely. I sometimes wonder why there are still workshops and seminars in the format ‘input + Q&A + discussion’? 648 more words

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People first! Content second - workshop time for connecting

And yet again.

I was facilitating a three-day workshop. We invested the first 30 minutes into a playful and visual introduction round. Most people knew each other, either well or vaguely, and a few were new. 239 more words

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Practical Tips to get you started with Partnership Design

Working on partnerships is seemingly straightforward. But when you get into the exercise, you quickly find out that there are many factors at play. For instance, you need to understand your business environment, company vision, and its current business model first, before you can delve into designing winning partnerships. 156 more words

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Icebreakers are more than fun – it matters how we start a workshop or a conference

It matters how we start or ‘C’est le ton qui fait la musique’

The other day someone asked me about ideas for icebreaker exercises. “What do you need it for?” was my reaction. 469 more words

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A full year

2016 felt full. I make no reference to the seismic shocks our world political landscape has sustained. Those are for conversations off line. By full, I mean my personal trajectory in work and volunteering, 1,933 more words

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