Tag: Technology of Participation (ToP)® /Facilitation
Editor R. Brian Stanfield
This is a "how-to" book put together by ICA Canada's staff and Associates. The uses of the focused conversation in the workplace have been legion. The method has been effectively used for group consensus-making in:
In Its Third Printing!
- Problem solving
- Interpretation of data
Part l is about theory and practice. It introduces the method and:
- Examines the workplace context
- Gives information on theory
- Explains the structure
- How to prepare a conversation
- How to lead a conversation
- Dealing with the common mistakes.
Part ll contains 100 Samples for use in Conversations in situations such as:
- Reviewing and evaluating
- Preparation and planning
- Coaching, mentoring
- Data and media interpretation
- Decision making
- Managing and supervising
- Personal reflection Group celebrations
This book is intended to expand images of what can be accomplished through the Focused Conversation Method. This is done by demonstrating how many workplace tasks can be accomplished through the medium of focused conversation. This is a resource meant for the process and consensus oriented person who is working with firms and organizations.