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January 2020

ToP Facilitation Methods

January 23 - January 24
Cal State East Bay Oakland Center, 1000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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8:15am-5:00pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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February 2020

Mastering Technology of Participation (MToP)

February 19 - February 21
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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Session 1 of 4 —8:15am to 5:30pm Course Description MToP (Mastering the Technology of Participation) is a year long, 12 day training program in four sessions beginning 2/19/2020 in facilitative leadership and facilitating participation. MToP provides a theoretical foundation for the ToP methods as well as opportunities for practice, coaching, and inquiry. A learning community is created that supports and deepens the participant's journey. Included are mentoring opportunities for participants in their own practice and with other participants. Program Components…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

February 20 - February 21
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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March 2020

ToP Facilitation Methods

March 26 - March 27
Cal State East Bay Oakland Center, 1000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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Accelerated Action Planning

March 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cal State East Bay Oakland Center, 1000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Accelerated Action Planning – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Do you have a project that needs to launch quickly and only a few people to do it? Learn a fast and engaging method to plan a project or event. Receive a guided action planning tool that a small team can apply to develop a high level plan. Real projects to plan are welcome at this half-day training. Energize and align your team toward a common goal in the time it…

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April 2020

ToP Strategic Planning

April 9 @ 8:15 am - April 10 @ 5:30 pm
Cal State East Bay Oakland Center, 1000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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8:15am to 5:30pm Two-day intensive. (Early Bird Rates available!) If you want to design and lead effective strategic planning processes, this course will provide a powerful model and set of tools using a 4-phase strategic planning process. ToP Strategic Planning presents a structured planning process which incorporates the group facilitation methods into productive action and concrete accomplishments that: Enhance your capacity for creative strategy building Enable group to come to a common vision and create a "participant-owned" plan that deals…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

April 16 - April 17

8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

April 22 - April 23
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

April 30 - May 1
Redding CA

8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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May 2020

Accelerated Action Planning

May 1 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cal State East Bay Oakland Center, 1000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Accelerated Action Planning – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Do you have a project that needs to launch quickly and only a few people to do it? Learn a fast and engaging method to plan a project or event. Receive a guided action planning tool that a small team can apply to develop a high level plan. Real projects to plan are welcome at this half-day training. Energize and align your team toward a common goal in the time it…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

May 14 - May 15
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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Mastering Technology of Participation (MToP)

May 20 - May 22
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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Session 2 of 4 —8:15am to 5:30pm Course Description MToP (Mastering the Technology of Participation) is a year long, 12 day training program in four sessions beginning 2/19/2020 in facilitative leadership and facilitating participation. MToP provides a theoretical foundation for the ToP methods as well as opportunities for practice, coaching, and inquiry. A learning community is created that supports and deepens the participant's journey. Included are mentoring opportunities for participants in their own practice and with other participants. Program Components…

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June 2020

ToP Secrets of Implementation (TSoI)

June 4 - June 5
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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2 days — 8:30AM to 5PM PDT Description How do you keep your team committed and engaged, bring new people to the table mid-stream (without starting over), course-correct when the situation changes, and close it all out triumphantly... all while staying participatory and collaborative? This course is packed with dozens of tools and tips to help you: Understand and anticipate the ups and down of implementing strategies Initiate dynamic plans and bring them to concrete conclusions Sustain momentum to bring the plans to implementation…

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ToP Facilitation Methods

June 18 - June 19
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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July 2020

ToP Facilitation Methods

July 9 - July 10
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm Learning You Can Use* Learn three proven ways to activate group participation. Hands-on practice helps you discover practical uses in your life and work. The ToP Facilitation Methods are practical tools that enable groups to have highly-energized, productive and meaningful participation. This kind of participation leads to commitment to follow-through and quality outcomes, as well as more effective long-term team work. This training provides an overview of the philosophy underlying the methods and a demonstration of each ToP method.…

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Designing for Change: Shifting Images for Transformation

July 11 - July 12
Homewood Suites Oakland Waterfront, 1103 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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8:15am-5:30pm This class has been revised. Now, a 2 day class (previously 3 days) We have also changed the name from 'The Power of Image Shift' to 'Designing for Change: Shifting Images for Transformation'. Learn how to more fully design facilitation and training sessions using image shift theory for client assessment and ICA’s Kaleidoscope Design tools to create image shifting, powerful design Are you.... Wanting tools to help your clients make the real changes they need to make? Missing a…

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