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The complete guide to designing and running brilliant workshops and meetings

Author: Nikki Highmore Sims
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Pearson Education, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Ever had to run a training session or workshop and not known where to begin? This is the simple, smart guide to creating a programme that is both memorable, effective and enjoyable - for you and your team.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikki Highmore Sims
ISBN: 0273707876 9780273707875
OCLC Number: 851977928
Language Note: English.
Description: 256 pages ; 240 mm
Contents: Why choose this book?Introduction Chapter 1 Who, what, why and where Your natural style Beliefs and the importance of make-believe Session subject and outcomesWhy bother application of learningWhat type of session?Your participantsLocation, location, locationInformation v. learning Chapter 2 Whole-brain learning primer The biggest myth in training All you need to know about learning theory Using musicEnergyThe 70/30 ruleBreaks Bluffer's guide to facilitation Chapter 3 Building a great sessionOverview Strong frameworkStructure and flowThemingThe titleThe Welcome PackStep-by-step activitiesMetaphors and their useIntroduction and welcomeWarm-up activities/ice-breakersBrainGymOff-the-shelf activitiesTricks of the tradeStrong finishEvaluationSetting the scene on the dayFollow throughMaterialsCanny material designParticipants' materialsYour materials Chapter 4 Meetings makeover Adieu Appendix 1: Some themes suitable for workshops Appendix 2: People bingo Appendix 3: Glossary and 'trainer speak' RESOURCES INDEX
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Dealing with running successful group sessions, this book takes you through the early stages of planning and preparation, for showing you how to build a great session. It also covers group  Read more...

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"A useful guide" - The Times, 23 November 2006

 
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