Category: Forum Overview

Picking New Forum Members
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Picking New Forum Members

Even though some legendary Forums have been together for decades, the reality is that most Forums have a consistent flow of members leaving and joining. …

QUESTION - Should I join a brand new Forum or an existing Forum?
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QUESTION – Should I join a brand new Forum or an existing Forum?

This is a great question that comes up often and while there isn’t one correct answer, let me share the pros/cons on each option: Existing …

Forum Overview

An Ode To Forums

“Don’t let these moments with each other be like every other moment you had prior, because they aren’t. It’s an extremely rare treat to have …

Where Should We Meet?
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Where Should We Meet?

The factory manager met us at the back gate because it was after-hours and the whole warehouse closed down at 6pm. After our initial greeting, …

The Forum Launcher Process
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The Forum Launcher Process

Over the past few years, I’ve built up an amazing Forum Launching system that takes a group of people from having never met to a …

Effective Forum Meeting Scheduling
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Effective Forum Meeting Scheduling

Trying to schedule a meeting date/time that works for everyone is a never-ending battle and time suck. The worst way to schedule meetings is to …

16 Signs Your Forum Is In Trouble
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16 Signs Your Forum Is In Trouble

1) Members are late to Forum meetings 2) Meetings don’t start on time (see #1) > https://tinyurl.com/tss8hbl 3) Members offer advice instead of speaking from the …

What Should Our Forum Name Be?
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What Should Our Forum Name Be?

At the launch of every new Forum, a great debate erupts as to what the group should name their Forum. Surprisingly, picking a name tends …

Ideal Forum Size
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Ideal Forum Size

Anthropologist Robin Dunbar is famous for theorizing that our brains have a max cognitive limit to the number of people with whom we can maintain …

Between Meeting Communication
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Between Meeting Communication

The in-person (or virtual video) Forum meetings are powerful, however considering they only happen once a month for a few hours, it’s not enough. Every …