Strategy Meetings | Company Facilitation Scottsdale Arizona
“Living and Breathing the Brand”
Effective, professional, and skilled facilitation is important to lead a dynamic and thoughtful dialogue to advance a group forward. Often times, members of teams, committees, or groups are emotionally invested in a topic particularly when it comes to vision and values. Or, perhaps, members require challenging conversations to uncover the vital intelligence and knowledge of a team. Outside facilitation ensures an objective approach to allow each member to fully commit to the conversation without the responsibility of facilitation.
Strategy sessions for vision, long-term goals, values, and plans are critical to the success of any organization and serve the brand. The vision of the organization is fundamental and key for direction. Strategies to develop, revisit and test assumptions on values and mission are imperative and not independent of a vision. The alignment of these critical components is significant for successful planning.
The ability to engage participants on multiple levels is powerful and necessary for sustainability. Effective use of time and resource drives the need for skilled facilitation to ensure invaluable dialogue. Experienced facilitators understand how and when to engage groups in theory and intellectual conversations, brainstorming sessions, planning of initiatives, play, action, and deep thought.
Facilitation consulting/packages include: design of the agenda, appropriate assessments and pre-work prior to any sessions, interviews with members, full understanding of the objective/purpose, ability to engage full participation, understanding the decision making process, asking the hard questions, and leading critical and effective dialogue.
Value: Effective use of time and resources, minimal distractions, ability and skill to flex a design based on the current needs of a group at any given moment, maintain objectivity, collaborative approach, manage hierarchal needs, and appreciate the critical elements of group dynamics.