Tag Archives: facilitation

Taking Our Innovative Methods to Banff!

INTJenuity has been invited to demonstrate and train on our innovative Big Picture Workshop methods at the International Association of Facilitators (IAF) North America Conference in Banff, Canada in May 2015.  The IAF is a professional association that sets internationally accepted industry standards, provides accreditation, supports a community of practice, advocates and educates on the power of facilitation […]

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We Hate Meetings… And It Shows

We. Hate. Meetings. At least, most of us do. And many of us are pretty vocal about it. I did a quick Internet search on “we hate meetings”. It delivered over 52 million hits. At the top of the search results, there are scores of relevant articles, studies and surveys. All of them tell us what we already know… […]

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Why Team Consensus Matters

 I have quite a few conversations about the role of a facilitator, and participatory leadership. One topic frequently comes up: “Paul, why do you use this word ‘consensus’ all the time, when we’re never going to get everyone to agree? A strong leader’s role is to make decisions and drive a team forward to success, even […]

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