Group Technique

Okay to change plans and rules

Six Simple Ground Rules for a Civil Conversation

Measure to manage

Incrementally

Whole Picture in Brief

Objectives, agenda, ground rules

Is it okay to shut someone down?

Direction more important than pace

Ground rules

Decide how to decide

All in – Two votes

Double-check your decision

Carrots are better than sticks

Shared values

Good Meeting Guidelines

Plan, meet, write-up

High School Facilitator

How to Use Microphones for Group Interaction

Define the edges

Straw vote

How to Form a Committee – 5 Essentials

Good Group Tips in the Jury Room

Google Docs for Group Reports

Round Robin

Before and After

Strategic quitting

Consensus for endurance

Informality is cool! Or is it?

Write on the walls

Seven Secrets for Successful Meetings

Coalition membership

Work with energy

Light hand on the tiller

Meeting introductions

Transparent Facilitation

Hear, hear

Unique Room Set Up

Failure

The Right to Understand

Clarify, discuss, decide

How to get a group to cut down a list

Make Shift Coffee House

How to move on

Shared vision required

Decision method right-sized

Move in your meetings

Brake in advance

Committees

Consensus at the core

How to have movement in your meeting

Loose in the harness

Closing comments

Meeting Room First Impressions Matter

Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats

If you could have a superpower

Three times considered

Hot hand

Small goals

Learn a lot fast in the room

How to move forward

Peace and profit come from good group decisions

Table discussion guides

Inauguration

Providing structure provides fairness

Agendas should have times

Use the Screen for Reflecting

How to decide what you don’t decide

Keep your strategic plan off the shelf

Last minute decision making

Many presentations quick? How to do that!

Take breaks to make more of your meeting

Consensus doesn’t mean casual

Robert’s Rules of Order – Key Principles Explained

Meeting Guidelines Written

What’s next?

What is a Good Group Decision?

Meeting Room Setup for Max Effectiveness

About my Tips, Videos, and Handouts

Someone Neutral in Charge of the Process

Every Problem Has At Least Two Solutions

Meeting Room Set Up Time-Lapse Video

Say it with a sign

Multi-vote

Facilitation

Community Advisory Panels Build Community Bridges

Inspired to Act

Meeting Room Set Up Demonstration Video

Books on Group Decision Making – Recommended List

Agenda and Meeting Tips

How to have an effective meeting – the basics

How to build community – Food!

Strategic Planning Overview

Moderating Panel Discussions

Meeting Planning Steps for Facilitators

Meeting Facilitation Techniques

Links

Group Decision Method – When to Apply Which Method

Group Decision Methods – from Dictatorship to Consensus

Group Decision Making Steps

Ground Rules

Consensus Simple Steps

Characteristics of High Functioning Groups

Characteristics of Good Meeting Facilitators

How to facilitate meetings – Four Essential Functions

How to show the big picture – Use a Handout

How to handle the person who talks too much – Validate and hear from others

How to make decisions in small groups – Mini-Multi-Vote