Format: Review & Strategic Planning

Common Ground Co-Housing – Structure Reorganising

Common Ground Co-Housing – Structure Reorganising

CLIENT

Common Ground Co-Housing group.

BRIEF

One year on from their first meeting, the brief was to support the group through a re-organising of their sociocratic governance and organising structures. The session was also an opportunity for the group to learn more about themselves and their well-working mechanisms.

DETAILS

Group: 30 group participants
Duration: day long
Date: September, 2019

YAP Ireland – SMT Planning Away Day

YAP Ireland – SMT Planning Away Day

CLIENT

Youth Advocate Programme Ireland

BRIEF

A Senior Management Team away day for planning, organising and strategising.

DETAILS

Group: 8 participants
Duration: one day
Date: June, 2019

Wicklow Sudbury School – whole school self appraisal

Wicklow Sudbury School – whole school self appraisal

CLIENT

Wicklow Sudbury School

BRIEF

Facilitate a discussion to reflect upon the everyday learning experience of free-learning in the school, and explore possible new ideas and structures to improve engagement and relationships in the school.

The students ages ranged from 11 through to 17/18.

DETAILS

Group: 26 participants (20 students and 6 staff).
Duration: 1 day
Date: June, 2019

Common Ground Co-Housing – First Training Day Meeting

Common Ground Co-Housing – First Training Day Meeting

CLIENT

Lilac Bray (Common Ground Bray Co-housing group)

BRIEF

Facilitate the first day of induction of 26 new members to the early stages of a co-housing project group. The brief for the day also involved the delivery of some tutelage in small group facilitation for nascent working groups and task teams.

DETAILS

Group: 32 group participants
Duration: 8 hours
Date: October, 2018

Global Philanthropic – Annual Planning Meeting

Global Philanthropic – Annual Planning Meeting

CLIENT

Global Philanthropic Canada

BRIEF

Facilitate a two-day annual planning meeting of a national Canadian consultancy firm. The planning session was back-to-back with a conference event, The Changing Face of Philanthropy, at which the workshop participants were presenting.

The trick with a session like this, is finding the optimal balancing point between tension and comfort. We need enough tension to honestly bring out the ideas and critical thinking, but enough comfort to have people feeling relaxed, trusted, and listened to.

Thanks to Dave’s facilitation, I believe we achieved this goal.

Guy Mallabone, CEO, Global Philanthropic Canada

DETAILS

Group: 15 team executives and senior consultants
Duration: 2 days
Date: October, 2018

2018 Dublin Food Co-op strategy planning – session 2

2018 Dublin Food Co-op strategy planning – session 2

CLIENT

Dublin Food Coop

BRIEF

Co-facilitate (with Deirdre O’Donoghue) part two of a two-session process of strategy and operational model planning for the Co-op:

Reimagining our Co-op: Learning to plan, all together; to move forward, all together.

DETAILS

Group: 36 Food Co-op members: volunteers, CB volunteers, staff and producer members
Duration: 5 hours
Date: April, 2018

2018 Dublin Food Co-op strategy planning – session 1

2018 Dublin Food Co-op strategy planning – session 1

CLIENT

Dublin Food Coop

BRIEF

Co-facilitate (with Deirdre O’Donoghue) part one of a two-session process of strategy and operational model planning for the Co-op:

Reimagining our Co-op: Learning to plan, all together; to move forward, all together.

DETAILS

Group: 36 Food Co-op members: volunteers, CB volunteers, staff and producer members
Duration: 5 hours
Date: April, 2018

Two Dublin City Volunteer Centres – Merger Proposal strategy planning

Two Dublin City Volunteer Centres – Merger Proposal strategy planning

CLIENTS

Dublin City North & Dublin City South Volunteer Centres (now merged to Dublin City Volunteer Centre)

BRIEF

Facilitate a first meeting of the two organisations’ teams prior to their proposed merger to support the visioning, risk identification, role and task identification, initial planning, and participant buy-in to the merger process.

DETAILS

Group: 15 participants from two organisations
Duration: half day
Date: August 2013

Temple Bar Traders Association – TradFest review meeting

Temple Bar Traders Association – TradFest review meeting

CLIENT

Temple Bar Traders Association

BRIEF

A review meeting of the annual Temple Bar TradFest which took place back in January prior.

DETAILS

Group: about 10 people from various stakeholder Temple Bar Traders
Duration: half day
Date: March, 2011

 

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