I think facilitation is one of the magic ingredients for creating massive social change because it holds the promise of bringing people together to work together, and it holds the promise of tapping into the collective wisdom hidden deep within. It helps unleash the latent energy inside the collective.
So I’d thought I’d make a list of 100 facilitation techniques in this blog. Actually I dont know 100 techniques yet, but I figure I will come back and update this blog as I come across 100 techniques. And also please feel free to email me if you know of anymore techniques.
Well thats 13 initially off the top of my head….
Here are some more as I scour the web and jog my memory
Art of Hosting (a meta-facilitation methodology)
Nominal Group technique
Cause and effect charting
There is a project to make a pattern language about groups. Which is basically to map out what you can do in different group dynamic situations.
Here is an encyclopedia of improv games
A visual timeline of the evolution of facilitation