Open Coaching Presentation

Open Coaching Presentation

While it’s always best to take at least one hour prior to the Forum meeting to have the presenter meet with the coach, that’s not always possible. So the next best option to not having any coaching at all is to do an Open Coaching Presentation. Open Coaching creates space in the normal presentation format […]

The What If… Brainstorm Presentation Format

Forum coaching and presentations

The best time to use the Brainstorm style presentation is when the goal of the topic is to generate as many ideas as possible. The presenter usually doesn’t have a narrowed down list of ideas and is instead looking for new ideas from the group that he/she hasn’t thought about. Use this sheet to help […]

Pre-Coaching Worksheet

Pre-Coaching Worksheet

Successful coaching is a critical part of a great presentation. To have a successful coaching session, however, there is some pre-coaching work that the presenter should work on by themselves. The goal of the pre-coaching work is for the presenter to get clearer on what area of their life they want to dig deeper into. […]

The Blind Window Section of a Presentation

The Blind Window Section of a Presentation

Have you ever watched a reality TV show and heard someone say something that you couldn’t believe came out of their mouth? Or they said something and then moments later contradicted themselves? Imagine if you had the ability to have your own words said back to you as if you were being recorded. What kinds […]

Who Should Present Next Month?

Who Should Present Next Month

A dreaded decision to make during a Forum meeting is to decide who is going to present at the next meeting. This process isn’t good for a variety of reasons: It wastes precious Forum time. Many times no one volunteers. Presentations tend to focus only on the immediate fires. The alternative to picking a presenter […]

How To Pick A Great Presentation Topic

If you are in a Forum of 6-10 people, and at each monthly meeting your group does one presentation, that means each member will most likely only get to present one or two times per year. That’s it! So, you better make it count and pick a great topic to present on. The typical, and […]

The Expedited-Presentation Format

The Expedited-Presentation Format

Sometimes a person doesn’t need a full hour to present on their challenge, or a Forum might have multiple people who want to present during the meeting. In either case, the best option is to use the Expedited-Presentation style. This style will allow the presenter to get value in less time. See the attached PDF […]

The Experience Share Presentation Format

The Experience Share Presentation Format

The Experience Share Presentation – This presentation format is the most common style used by Forums because often it is the style most called for. In the experience share format, someone presents on a core challenge for a set amount of time, and then each person in the group gets a set amount of time […]

The Debate Presentation Format

The Debate Presentation Format

While most Forums use a traditional format for their presentations, there are a variety of other types of presentation formats that, if used, might produce a better outcome for a particular type of topic. Over time, I’ll share as many as I can here such as… The Debate Presentation – The Debate format is intended to […]