Documentation

Agendas and minutes

Ritual

Opening
Closing
Consensus celebrations

Methods

Vary methods
Rounds
Popcorn
Fishbowl
Dotmocracy

Ground Rules

Step Up/Step Back
Speak in turn
When in doubt about process, facilitator decides

Keeping Time

Start and end on time
Timekeeper

Preparing for a Meeting
Supply Box
Facilitators

Role
Training
Pairs
Facilitator as Participant

WebChat #5, Ted Rau, Keeping Meeting Short
WebChat #16, Karen Gimnig, Facilitation and Contracting
Ted Rau, Meeting Agendas and Minutes