Resources

Join Our May Brain Jam: Using Stream Deck for Virtual Facilitation

Explore a simple-yet-powerful app to smoothly manage any technology you’re using in your workshops and training.

Getting Started with OBS: A short guide for facilitators

Guiding you from downloading OBS, to building your first scenes, to using it in your next facilitation.

Facilitator Cards Brain Jam: Using OBS for Virtual Facilitation

Can one piece of software eliminate 90% of our tech headaches for free?

Using Gather for Virtual Facilitation: Canning the Brain Jam

How sharing a virtual world can help us get closer to in-person facilitating than we initially thought possible.

March Brain Jam: Virtual Breakout Room Best Practices

Breakout rooms are a go-to feature for facilitators nowadays, so what do we need to do to make the most of them?

Facilitator Brain Jam: Using Gather for Virtual Facilitation

Have you ever explored how you might use a proximity-based video-conferencing platform in your workshops?

How to Review Your Facilitator Game Tape

Why watching yourself facilitate can help you improve everything

Declaring Winter Break on the Virtual Facilitation Guide

We hear you on the "I'm not putting anything on my calendar until 2021" vibe. Let's get back into it in January.

Using AhaSlides for Virtual Facilitation: Canning the Brain Jam

What roles can live polling software play in a Zoom meeting? Turns out, a bunch!

RSVP for our Facilitator Brain Jam: Using AhaSlides for Virtual Facilitation

Join us as we crowdsource creative ways to use live polling to enhance Zoom meetings.

Using MURAL for Virtual Facilitation: Canning the Brain Jam

We surfaced dozens of facilitator challenges we're facing, and wise-crowds-ed solutions.

Join Our First Facilitator Brain Jam: Using Mural for Virtual Facilitation

We're bringing facilitators together to explore new digital tools and crowdsource creative ways to use these tools in our facilitation.

Modifying In-Person Activities for Virtual Facilitation

From the digital tools you'll need, to the questions to ask yourself as you're rewriting your agendas, here's a great place to start if you're transitioning from physical rooms to Zoom.

Facilitating On-Camera: A Jumpstart into Video-Based Facilitation

Are you struggling for ways to connect groups during the pandemic? Don’t know your Zooms from your Hangouts? Have you never before considered the roles of lighting or microphones in your work?

My Essential (Tiny) Facilitator Kit

The items that always make my facilitation packing list

Get Un-Stuck in Your Facilitation Planning

5 Strategies to help when you’re drawing a blank and wondering if you’ll ever have a creative idea again.

Adding Modularity to Your Facilitation Planning

One small change you can make for big creativity & flexibility.

My Go-To Facilitation Rider

After years of back-and-forths, these are the facilitator supplies I ask every client to provide for maximum flexibility.

12 Free Facilitation Tools to Boost Your Creativity

For your convenience: Meet the Facilitator Cards Preview Pack

Intro to the Facilitator Cards Blog

Let's start with a little housekeeping: framing the blog, instructions for where to find things, and our intended outcomes.