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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

Business Model Innovation

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

Hosting Workshops

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

Case Study

Facilitation tip 4 : Engage all participants and make it playful

Take a moment and think back to a last conversation you had.
Why did you engage?

Did you care about the topic? Is it your cause? 485 more words

Hosting Workshops

Facilitation tip 2: Design the workshop as a story with a beginning, a middle and an end

A colleague asked me for advice. She is planning a three-days regional workshop with a small group of 12 colleagues working in the field of health. 253 more words

Hosting Workshops

Facilitation tips 1: Start with purpose, people and process

I love it when young colleagues approach me and and ask for advice how to get ready for their first facilitation task. It is great they accept the challenge and are curious. 536 more words

Hosting Workshops