Nonprofit Management Solutions
|
|
HomeAbout UsWorkshopsConsultingResources Special Programs Contact Us    
 
Request Services from Consulting & On-Site Training Services
Consulting Home
Board Development
Strategic Planning
Sexual Harassment Prevention
Organizational Assessment
Meeting Facilitation
Customized Staff Training
Executive Coaching
Executive Transitions
Affiliated Consultants
Partial Client List
Consulting & On-Site Training Solutions - consulting and on-site training activities tailored to your goals and needs.

Meeting Facilitation

Many organizations have found it most effective to utilize professional facilitation for board and staff planning retreats and other situations that can benefit from the guidance of an objective outsider who is skilled in facilitation techniques and in nonprofit organization development.
Outside facilitation of a meeting gives every individual in the group the opportunity to participate fully and equally in the planning, problem solving and decision-making that takes place. The role of the facilitator is to create and implement a structure so that the team can successfully meet its goals for the session. She or he does this by encouraging full participation, by adhering to the agenda and keeping the meeting focused and on task, by emphasizing trust, innovation and risk-taking, and by helping the group work toward consensus.