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The Interchange | Empowering Facilitation
February 27, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The Interchange | Empowering Facilitation
Being a good facilitator isn’t the same as knowing how to manage people or run a meeting.
The best facilitators know how to jump right in, establish an objective, create a format packed with interactive opportunities for discussion, and lead groups of all sizes toward constructive solutions.
Facilitation is a process for getting groups of people together to solve any problem. Let’s get to solving. Let’s fuel incredible results. Welcome to The Interchange: Empowering Facilitation.
What to Expect:
This one-day course is designed specifically for supervisors, managers, and leaders (Scrum Masters and Product Owners) within Agile wanting to up their game regarding effective developmental management. Planning or coordinating both staff and project meetings takes time: attendees of this workshop will develop improved, more dynamic core facilitation skills, readily available for any organization or team.
This course is a combination of instruction complemented by individual and team-based exercises.
During the intensive program, students will experience why The Interchange: Empowering Facilitation is the cutting-edge course for anyone looking to act as a dynamic facilitator in the workplace. No matter what industry you come from, you and your organization will benefit from discovering a new understanding of the incredible impact that comes with engaging, productive facilitation.
The Interchange is our brand-new collection of impactful soft skills training. Spanning four critical pillars of workplace dynamics, we’ll show you how you can empower yourself, and others, to foster organizational transformations. It’s time to create movement by getting your interpersonal skills in gear.
Who Should Attend?
This course is for anyone interested in understanding how to be an expert facilitator. Within Agile, it is particularly beneficial for leaders within an organization responsible for coaching, managing, and participating in Scrum teams.
“What’s In It For Me?”
Upon the completion of the program, you’ll be ready to fuel incredible results by discovering a set of new set of core facilitation skills:
- Distinguishing facilitation from instruction and training
- Identifying the competencies linked to effective small group facilitation
- Identifying the stages of team development and ways to help teams through each stage
- Using common process tools to make meetings easier and more productive
What is beLithe?
We’re empowering businesses and organizations to operate at their full potential by implementing Agile frameworks.
We’ve seen how Agile methodologies empower results for numerous businesses, regardless of size, industry or maturity. Agile is a set of principles and practices that have proven to deliver products faster and of higher quality, create empowered teams, and delight customers.
We know that even considering an Agile transformation, much less adopting an Agile practice or two, can be overwhelming. beLithe meets you where you are on your journey. Whether you are introducing Agile for the first time to your team, or you have an Agile team or project that’s at risk and needs help, we can provide actionable guidance that will take your team to the next level of Agility.
People. Culture. Agile. It’s what we do.
Meet Your Instructor:
Chris Daily, Managing Director at beLithe, LLC
Chris has accumulated more than 30 years of executive level experience in software development. He’s directly influenced various levels of start-ups such as Stratice Healthcare, where he served as the Chief Technology Officer, in addition to numerous Fortune 500 companies such as Experian, Fidelity National, and Angie’s List, where he last served as a Senior Director.
He’s most recently dedicated his focus to guiding teams through Agile transformations and processes in a variety of industries. Since 2011, he’s passionately empowered businesses and organizations to solve problems effectively and efficiently using Agile principles and frameworks. As a current candidate for the Professional Scrum Trainer designation, he holds the following certifications:
Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Professional Scrum Master (PSM III)
Professional Product Owner (PSPO)
Certified Management 3.0 Facilitator
Work From Anywhere Facilitator
We have answers! Please see the Frequently Asked Questions section below, or contact Chris Daily directly. Email him at email@example.com.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Launch Fishers is located just off I-69, exit 205. The complex is located on Visionary Way, behind the Super Target west of the highway. However you decide to get there, plenty of available parking will greet you on the lot south of the building.
Are meals included?
You bet! Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. We will attempt to accommodate special dietary needs with 7 days notice. Shoot us an email and we’ll be sure that you won’t go hungry.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. Save a tree – we will check you in electronically.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. All changes must be made up to 24 hours before the event.
Is my registration fee or ticket refundable/transferrable?
Yes to both: your registration fee is refundable up to 7 days prior to the event, while your general admission ticket is transferable up to 4 days prior to the event. To transfer your seat to another individual, contact Chris Daily directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?
Please see the previous question for the suggested protocol.