Category Archives: Group Facilitation

Organizational Silos: When is it time to “Defragment”?

Theoretically and historically, organizations fall into one of several types; functional, divisional, or matrix structures, to name a few. Scientific management has shaped how we approach the division of labor, and it has some undeniable premises—regardless of the bad rap it gets. One of those problems, of course, is organizational silos. …  

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What is Team Coaching and Why Do It?

  Team coaching unlocks a group’s potential and enhances collective intelligence. While individual coaching can be deeply effective as a one-on-one experience, the same powerful energy and learning also radically benefits the larger, human systems we work in. When your company has skilled, capable people, it helps to step back and view…  

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3 Warm-Up Exercises To Build Great Relationships

We put so much time into workshop prep. We create customized outlines, get to know a client’s goals, then work hard to design approaches that will help them realize their vision. But when crunch time rolls around, we only have a few days to get people on board and ready to grow. So how can we build relationships that really enable progress? He…  

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