The Resource The discussion book : fifty great ways to get people talking, Stephen D. Brookfield and Stephen Preskill

The discussion book : fifty great ways to get people talking, Stephen D. Brookfield and Stephen Preskill

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The discussion book : fifty great ways to get people talking
Title
The discussion book
Title remainder
fifty great ways to get people talking
Statement of responsibility
Stephen D. Brookfield and Stephen Preskill
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Build teams, make better decisions, energize groups, and think out of the box Do you need a resource that you can pull out of your pocket to liven up meetings, trainings, professional development, and teaching' The fifty easily applied techniques in this timely manual spur creativity, stimulate energy, keep groups focused, and increase participation. Whether you're teaching classes, facilitating employee training, leading organizational or community meetings, furthering staff and professional development, guiding town halls, or working with congregations, The Discussion Book is your go-to guide for improving any group process. Each of the concrete techniques and exercises is clearly described with guidance on selection and implementation, as well as advice on which pitfalls to avoid. All of the techniques: -Offer new ways to engage people and energize groups -Get employees, students, colleagues, constituents, and community members to participate more fully in deliberative decision-making -Encourage creativity and openness to new perspectives -Increase collaboration and build cohesive teams -Keep groups focused on important topics and hard-to-address issues Derived from the authors' decades of experience using these exercises with schools, colleges, corporations, the military, social movements, health care organizations, prisons, unions, non-profits, and elsewhere, The Discussion Book will help you guide discussions that matter
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302.2/24
Index
index present
LC call number
LC6519
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The discussion book : fifty great ways to get people talking, Stephen D. Brookfield and Stephen Preskill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn923256693
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119050964
Lccn
2015039351
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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1d13e97a-fbb1-4c68-905a-c30f2f8d34e3
Publisher number
EB00659339
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.b35629654
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)923256693
  • safari111905091X

Library Locations

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