Effective Meeting Facilitation: Getting the Most Out of Your Group

Have you ever left a meeting where the group’s decision still didn’t feel right or where everyone still wasn’t on the same page? This training will provide you techniques for helping groups work through thinking and decision making of important ideas and difficult conversations. You will learn how to be effective at facilitating people through processes that provide useful information and data in making decisions and developing ownership over those decisions.

Participants will:

• Understand facilitation and facilitator roles

• Learn techniquest for helping groups make decisions

• Gain tools to help you facilitate meetings

Tracy Kitchel, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership is facilitating this workshop.

Please note, if you are unable to attend you may send someone else in your place. Cancellations made prior to the day of the workshop will be refunded minus a $5 cancellation fee. No refunds will be made for no-shows/cancellations the day of the workshop. Certificates of participation are available for individuals seeking professional development hours. If you have questions, contact the OSU Leadership Center at 614-292-3114 or e-mail Tamra Booker  booker.159@osu.edu