Provocative Proposal for Unleashing the Power of What
Join us for this 4-week TeleClass
with AI experts, Patricia Clason and Bert Stitt starting
June 11th, 2PM EDT
session series on Appreciative Inquiry, is a facilitation strategy
for intentional change that identifies the best of "what
is" in order to pursue dreams and possibilities of "what
could be." Within these classes we will explore the four
dynamics of AI, Discovery, Dream, Design and Delivery. Plan to
bring with you the challenges you have encountered or are experiencing
in the group/organizational change process. These sessions will
be interactive and we will encourage discussion of specific situations
in which Appreciate Inquiry might be applied.
Eight Assumptions of Appreciative Inquiry,
Wednesday, June 11th
Explore the nature of assumptions in an organization/group. We
will define and discuss the base assumptions of AI, how they affect
the change process and how we may have experienced them already
in our facilitation practice.
Six Core Principles of Appreciative Inquiry,
the DNA of Appreciative Inquiry gives us a foundation upon which
we can build the infrastructure of a change process that works.
Five Steps to Appreciative Inquiry,
a provocative proposal to manifesting a destiny, each step is
crucial to the process of Appreciative Inquiry. We get to incorporate
the "buzzwords" of the last decade, Innovation, Empowerment,
Continuous Leaning, Partnership, and Making A Difference, into
a process of change that is FUN! Imagine the possibilities!
and Opportunities (one month after the first three classes),
This session will be a celebration of learning about what worked
and what didn't work for class participants as they applied the
concepts of AI in their practice with clients and organizations,
as well as discussion on further opportunities for implementing
and integrating Appreciative Inquiry.
included with your training...
addition to the 4-Week training described above, you also receive:
Free access to the RealAudio version of this training.
2. A Bibliography of leading works on AI.
3. A number of web resources to support your work in this field.
4. Summary notes of each class session.
5. List of class participants.
to you of participating 4-Week Training...
1. Get a great introduction to the concept and practice of Appreciative
Inquiry to add to your toolbox as a facilitator, team leader,
coach, or leader.
2. Learn to
employ a change process that works.
3. Learn how to come from a positive, "what works" perspective
when working with individuals and groups.
Stitt operates a home-based consultancy from Madison,
Wisconsin. He provides facilitation services, public engagement
consultation, and organizational development for community-building
projects, coaching for non-governmental organizations, mediation
and facilitation for governmental agencies, and strategic planning
processes for associations, foundations, and small businesses.
Appreciative Inquiry is a relatively recent tool that Bert is
finding very useful as he reaches into the toolbox while helping
to build the organizations he works with.
Clason has traveled across the continent doing
speeches, workshops and media appearances as a professional speaker,
trainer, consultant and writer, giving over 3,000 presentations
for corporations, associations, government agencies and nonprofit
organizations. Now the Director of the Center for Creative Learning
which offers programs for personal and professional development
and has written many articles, training programs and personal
growth seminars and is a sought-after guest for radio and television.
Patricia likes to focus on alternative methods of teaching and
learning, addressing the psychological perspectives and principles
behind the practical tools that she teaches. As a result, audiences
are often entranced with her and excited about using these new
Fee and Registration.
The full cost of training is only $64.95 for MFJ readers ($79.95
for the general public). Everything you read about above is included.
And, we offer a 100%-satisfaction-guaranteed guarantee. The class
will meet on the following four Wednesdays at 2:00 PM EDT (NY
Time), June 11th, June 18th, June 25th, and one month later on
here and you'll be taken to the teleclass registration
page. Register there and you'll see your discount computed and
applied as you check out. Immediately upon completion of your
registration, you will receive an email with instructions to access
the course. This course is
limited to 20 individuals, first come, first served.
the satisfaction guarantee
If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with this course, simply
email us with a request to refund/credit your credit card in the
full amount and we will do so immediately. It's our policy to
do this and we honor this in every single case. (Why? Because
we are sensitive to the fact that you are buying an e-course/product
from us and we feel that if this package isn't EXACTLY what you
expected or wanted, that you should be able to get 100% of your
money back. This policy completely removes the buying risk for
you and keeps our customer-satisfaction rates extremely high.)
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