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What is facilitation?
If you look up the dictionary you will find facilitation described as the act of helping other people to deal with a process or reach an agreement or solution without getting directly involved in the process or discussion yourself”.
It is the art of leading people through processes towards agreed-upon objectives in a manner that encourages participation, ownership and creativity by all those involved”
Meetings are great opportunities to innovate, solve problems and make decisions with the collective intelligence of a group. On the other hand, meetings are also a frequent source of frustration and many people simply prefer to avoid meetings to protect their productive working hours.
That is how facilitation could help your business, it is the art of making meetings participative and more effective.