Facilitator's Guide to Participatory Decision-Making
"The best book on collaboration ever written!"
—Diane Flannery, founding CEO, Juma Ventures
And now this classic book is even better—much better. Completely revised and updated, the second edition is loaded with new tools and techniques.
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A great book on facilitating collaborative decision making. It starts with a simple but insightful model on what happens in difficult decision making meetings, and how you can support the different ... Read full review
Excellent book on the subject. Extremely well laid out to make it less wordy & less of a typical text book. The use of graphics really helps to reinforce the messages.
Particularly liked the section on Classic Facilitator Challenges as it makes you realise that you are not alone in sometimes things not working as hoped and giving good ideas to counter problems.
The Dynamics of group decision making
Introduction to the role of facilitators
Part 11 Facilitator Fundamentals
Facilitative Listening Skills
Facilitating Open Discussion
Alternative to open Discussion
Gathering Diverse Points of view
Building Shared framework of Understanding
Developing Inclusive solutions
Importance of Clear Decision rules
Striving for Unanimity
Reaching Closure step by step
Facilitating Sustainable agreements
Tools for Managing long lists
Dealing With difficult Dynamics
Effective Agendas Desired Outcomes
Effective Agendas Process design
Part 111 Building Sustainable Agreements
Principle for building Sustainable Agreements