While a group of people might set the agenda and figure out the goals, one person needs to concentrate on how you are going to move through your agenda and meet those goals effectively.This is the person we call the "facilitator." Well, it is and it isn't.
The then-freshman Rettke attended a September rally at a free-speech zone on campus wearing a gorilla mask and overalls and carrying a burlap sack with a Confederate flag.
There are urgent problems and issues we need to tackle and solve in our communities.
That's why we came together in the first place, isn't it?
Facilitation has three basic principles: The best meeting chairs see themselves as facilitators.
While they have to get through an agenda and make sure that important issues are discussed, decisions made, and actions taken, good chairs don't feel that they have all of the answers or should talk all the time.