Embodiment, facilitation and holding a space in gallery view

We are all “zoom-bies” right now, in how we show up with others. Under lockdown, most of our lives plays out via various online platforms. It is where and how we meet, enabled and limited by platform functionality. I have been supporting Joan O’Donnell, an advanced Social Presencing practitioner, doing group work through zoom. Space, … Continue reading Embodiment, facilitation and holding a space in gallery view

How to unblock either-or thinking

I support people on making big change decisions, and I also had a few chances for gender diversity conversations recently, and they have - again - been mostly binary. Politics largely seems to be binary, too, as I wrote the first version of this, a politician was being interviewed about an upcoming election featuring two … Continue reading How to unblock either-or thinking

Fast-tracking progress: The gift of feedback

I attended a facilitator training recently. As a participant. And no, this wasn't my first. You are never done. And I'm not just saying this because I do development stuff for a living. Different places have very different styles of doing things. Different professional fields still exist next to each other without a lot of crossover … Continue reading Fast-tracking progress: The gift of feedback