Resources

Retreat Planning Template
Retreats

Retreat Planning Template

As I’ve mentioned prior, an amazing retreat doesn’t just happen; it’s well planned ahead of time. That’s why every Forum should have a dedicated person …

Six Elements Of An Amazing Retreat
Retreats

Six Elements Of An Amazing Retreat

Retreats are a critical part of a forum’s long-term health because deep emotional bonds are built through shared experiences and physical time together during retreats. …

Yearly Forum Check-Ups
Forum Overview

Yearly Forum Check-Ups

During a recent test drive of a Tesla Model Y, I asked the salesperson about the required maintenance to keep all the systems running. He …

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 …