Facilitator Learning Modules

Facilitating Decisions and Actions

This is a complete guide to decision making in groups. It includes a framework for all decision making – theory and practice from several well know authors on this including Sam Kaner’s work, Bob Wiele’s work (Smart for Life), the Harvard school of Business, ToP (Technology of Participation)® and many others. We’ll explore how to approach a decision making session, what tools you might use, provide step by step instructions for prioritizing activities, multi-voting, etc. how to mix and match tools and our usual practice exercises, FAQ’s.


Module Includes:

  • What is your style of decision–making?
  • What does producing effective results encompass?
  • Types of decision-making: Ladder of  Involvement
  • A decision–making framework and case study
  • Seven typical techniques/processes meeting facilitators use to produce effective results
  • How to use each technique
  • Turning ideas into measurable outcomes – goal and objective language
  • “Best in the market” books and other resources you may want to consult to further your journey to becoming a competent facilitator of decisions and action in  meetings.
  • FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)
  • Self assessing your own style of decision making (Pitfalls)
  • Tip: Multi or Dot Voting – How  many dots to use?

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Categories: Planning, Starting & Ending Meetings / Acquiring Skills and Tools / Achieving Consensus and Making Decisions /