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2021 Forum Goals Planning Process
Goal Setting Tips

2021 Forum Goals Planning Process

As we round into the final month of 2020, most Forums should use this time to build goals for the following year. The goals planning …

ACTIVITY - "I See, You See, We See"
Activities

ACTIVITY – “I See, You See, We See”

One reason conflict arises between people is because there is a lack of alignment between how they see themselves and how others see them. Forums …

A Metaphor For Coaching
Coaching Tips

A Metaphor For Coaching

Coaching is like walking on a city street. The presenter might think that the street they are on now is the core challenge, but your …

Picking New Forum Members
Forum Overview

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. …

Pre-Setting The Speaking Order
Moderator/Facilitation Tips

Pre-Setting The Speaking Order

I know it sounds strange, but a lot of time and group energy is wasted in determining who goes next during a meeting. This is …

3 Minute Body Scan Video
Meeting Agenda

3 Minute Body Scan Video

In a prior post (https://bit.ly/36NjWCC) I talked about the value of starting a Forum meeting with a meditative 3-minute body scan using Calm or Headspace. …

A Pre-Forum Teaser Update
Moderator/Facilitation Tips

A Pre-Forum Teaser Update

Because Forums typically only meet once a month, many things happen throughout the month that members might not know about with each other. To build …

5 Alternative Ways To Give Presentation Feedback
Uncategorized

5 Alternative Ways To Give Presentation Feedback

During a normal presentation, each person gets three minutes to share feedback related to the core challenge. Most of the time, people will only share …

Leveraging Virtual Break Out Rooms
Moderator/Facilitation Tips

Leveraging Virtual Break Out Rooms

The typical flow of a Forum meeting is for everyone to be together in one large group for the full 3-4 hours. Normally, during in-person …

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

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 …