Facilitation

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part III — Substance design

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part III — Substance design

This blog continues to explore the end-to-end process of crafting and leading an outstanding leadership offsite. Once you have understood the context and objectives, it is time to move on to design. The design has three important dimensions to consider: Substance, structure, and style. This post addresses the substance dimension and borrows from systems thinking to determine inputs, offsite modules, and outputs.

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part II — Early planning questions

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part II — Early planning questions

This blog post is a part of a larger Facilitation Collection which explores the various aspects of crafting and leading successful corporate events. It explores topics you should consider at the very beginning of the planning process: broader context, objectives, and basic parameters.

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part I — Benefits, objectives, design choices

Leadership Off-Site 101: Part I — Benefits, objectives, design choices

So, you have been asked to organize the next leadership offsite/onsite/workshop/meeting/retreat? Congratulations! You are climbing up the ladder — and convening a leadership even is a corporate right of passage. If you want to get the ground running, here are some basics.