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Opening doors : a facilitator's handbook

Author: Theodore L Kowalski
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©1999.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kowalski, Theodore L., 1939-
Opening doors.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©1999
(OCoLC)761088215
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore L Kowalski
ISBN: 0761812997 9780761812999 0761813004 9780761813002
OCLC Number: 40159078
Description: xii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Facilitation Basics --
Why is Facilitation Important? --
The Problem of Communication --
Why Communication Fails --
Why Projects Fail --
Maintaining Control --
Opportunities for Influence --
What is Facilitation? --
What does a Facilitator do? --
Facilitators Versus Technicians --
Where Does One Facilitate? --
When to Facilitate --
The Dimensions of Facilitation --
The Many Faces of a Facilitator --
The Facilitator's Value Set --
The Facilitator's Bill of Rights --
Energy and Love --
A Key Value: Leadership --
Content Awareness --
Facilitation and Project Management --
Planning --
Controlling --
Building the Environment --
Initiating a Program --
Establishing a Group of Facilitators --
Finding Good Facilitators --
Deployment of the Facilitation Team --
Establishing a Structure --
Developing Yourself and Others --
Co-Facilitation --
Getting Ready --
Preparing the Content and Material --
Preparing the Environment --
Preparing Yourself --
Thinking on Your Feet --
Facilitation as a Calling --
Dealing with Fear --
Honesty --
Building Confidence --
The Facilitator At Work --
Kicking Things Off --
Setting a Tone --
Analyzing the User's Vision --
Establishing a Scope --
Determining Project Goals --
Critical Success Factors --
Finding the Boundaries --
Clarifying Assumptions --
Managing the Session --
Keeping on Target --
Establishing a Mood --
Building Consensus --
The Art of Listening --
Break Time --
Concluding the Session --
After the Meeting --
Winding Down --
The Art of Analysis --
Understanding System Modeling.
Responsibility: by Theodore L. Kowalski.

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