TOP Facilitator Tips

Avoid Information Overload

Avoid Information Overload

To help make meetings more efficient and effective, try not to present too much information all at once. If the meeting is about a complex… Read More ›

Keep the Energy High and on Target

Keep the Energy High and on Target

Habit # 5: Keep the Energy High and on Target We all have many roles to play and many of those roles call upon our… Read More ›

Keep Your Eye on the Goals of the Meeting and be Patient with the “Wierdos.”

Keep Your Eye on the Goals of the Meeting and be Patient with the “Wierdos.”

Sometimes brainstorming meetings can get carried away, particularly when initiating the first meetings. As part of every meeting, the facilitator should review the meeting ground… Read More ›

Top Facilitator Tips: Positioning your body when handling questions and discussion with your group

Top Facilitator Tips: Positioning your body when handling questions and discussion with your group

If the arrangement in the room allows, always place yourself as far away on the opposite side the group as you possibly can. Reasons for… Read More ›

Establishing Your Credibility as a Facilitator

Establishing Your Credibility as a Facilitator

7 steps to “earn the right” to facilitate the group Setting: You are about to meet with a new project team for the first time.… Read More ›

Top Facilitator Tips: Telephone or Web Meetings

Top Facilitator Tips: Telephone or Web Meetings

Over the past decade or so there has been a huge explosion in the use of VOIP (Voice over Internet Protocol). Services such as Skype,… Read More ›