Facilitating Video Presence Meetings

How to Facilitate Video Presence Meetings: (Part 3 of 3)

Core facilitation skills apply to both face-to-face and virtual meetings,  To facilitate video presence meetings, the session leader must speak clearly, provide active listening (especially feedback and confirmation), ask appropriate questions, manage time constraints and personality issues, etc.  Our discussion that follows below and in the previous two FAST Weeklys, focus on what is different with with the…

Facilitating Video Presence Meetings

How to Facilitate Virtual Meetings and Participants — During

Core facilitation skills apply to both face-to-face and virtual meetings and participants.  With teleconference or videopresence meetings, the session leader must speak clearly, provide active listening (especially feedback and confirmation), ask appropriate questions, manage time constraints and personality issues, etc.  Our discussion that follows below and in the previous/ next  blog, focus on what is different…

Meeting Preference

How to Facilitate Virtual Meetings: Teleconference and VideoPresence (Part 1 of 3—Preparation)

Core facilitation skills apply to both face-to-face and virtual meetings,  With teleconference or videopresence meetings, the session leader must speak clearly, provide active listening (especially feedback and confirmation), ask appropriate questions, manage time constraints and personality issues, etc.  Our discussion that follows below and in the next two blogs, will focus on what is different…

Rhetorical Precision

Rhetorical Precision and Clear Communications

“Enron’s document-management policy simply meant shredding.  France’s proposed solidarity contribution on airline tickets is a tax.  The IMF’s relational capitalism is corruption. The British solicitor-general’s evidentiary deficiency was no evidence, and George Bush’s reputational problem just means he was mistrusted.”   — Economist,  (Blog, July 7, 2010) Word choice is most often used to solve for expressing…