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Courageous conversations & visual facilitation: an interview with Rosanna von Sacken

By James Smart on November 17, 2021  Republished with thanks from SessionLab Helping a group have deeper, more meaningful conversations is a cornerstone of great facilitation. Whether working with a team to solve problems or build relationships, creating a safe space for discussion and engagement is the foundation of progress. But how might we create those spaces and […]

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Meet the Authors with IAF Saudia

Thank you very much indeed IAF Saudia for hosting this session with Contributors Trevor Durnford and Rosanna von Sacken – at 19.30 Riyadh time this Sunday 24 October for Facilitation Week this week! #FacilitationWeek #FacWeek Let’s gather around and meet the author. Join us for an online session to meet and learn from the authors […]

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The Power of Facilitation summarised by Chris Weatherburn

We are grateful to Chris Weatherburn in Scotland for sharing his 6 minute video summary of the Power of Facilitation, below. Have you appreciated the book, or found it interesting? Please share your reflections and questions on your own website, blog or social media with the #FacPower hashtag and a link to facpower.org. Please mention or tag […]

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Join us in promoting the power of facilitation worldwide this #FacWeek!

Happy Facilitation Week 2021, starting today! Facilitation Week is a participatory experience that inspires synergy and celebrates the act of group facilitation. Held in the third week of October each year, it’s purpose is to showcase the power of facilitation to both new and existing audiences, and to create a sense of community among facilitators […]

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Conclusion and Final Thoughts

Throughout the previous chapters, we have asserted that the power of facilitation: can help us strategically think better together; can transform organizations and enable positive and sustainable cultural change, at all levels and across all business lines; can create the time and space for critical thinking to flourish and innovation to blossom; can enable individuals, […]

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Meet the authors at the IAF Facilitation Summit

Register now to join a number of our contributors in sessions they are leading at next month’s IAF global Facilitation Summit . The Facilitation Summit 2021 is your one-stop global forum to share, discuss and shape your practice. Over the course of 24 hours, our journey will take us around the world, from Europe & […]

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8. Living a Facilitative Life

We want to make a case for the power of facilitation, and a case for you. Actually, it’s a case that facilitation is within you. The three of them sit under a huge banyan tree that stands tall on the edge of the village. “It has stood here forever,” they say, with animated gestures that […]

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7. The Power of Facilitation for Self-Reflection, Change and Personal Growth

Facilitation is something we do for groups. The same processes we use as facilitators are valuable for individuals. Self-facilitation requires an ability to reflect and honestly look at your life and your patterns. It is the art of taking yourself on a journey. In this chapter, we will look at: What is self-reflection and self-facilitation? […]

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6. The Power of Partnership Between Facilitation and Communication

We needed to bring our 120 staff together—for a celebration, but also to prepare for the future. The project had been passed around the organization. Finally, we took it on in the Communications Team. Still, many people were sceptical, saying that they we’re not going to go… And yet, we delivered a huge (multi-award-winning) success. […]

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Live In Conversation with the Authors of the book ‘Power of Facilitation’

Saturday, 28 August 2021, 15:30 IST Mumbai Thank you very much indeed to Shalaka Gundi of IAF India for hosting this webinar of the International Association of Facilitators! Interact live with contributors to the book to hear about their experiences and insights while writing the book: Malin Morén, co-author of chapter 2 “Facilitating Change and […]