Improv-ing your coaching, facilitation, and collaboration

Drawing on a core teaching of theatrical Impro, in this learning-by-doing workshop we will delve into the fundamentals of status, status transactions, and explore how recognising and hacking status can enhance coaching, facilitation, and collaboration.

 
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Outline/Structure of the Workshop

  • Introduction warm-up
  • Topic: Seeing status
    • Activity: Low status and high status walks
    • Activity: A pecking order game
  • Topic: Raising and lowering status with the "status see-saw"
    • Activity: High status and low status battles
  • Discussion: Status in coaching, facilitation, and collaboration
  • Next steps

Learning Outcome

  • Understand status as a relational construct, beyond social standing
  • Recognise and embody high and low status behaviours
  • Understand and apply the notion of the status see-saw to raise and lower one's own and other's status
  • See opportunities to apply status work to coaching, facilitation and/or collaboration

Target Audience

Everyone who interacts with other people

schedule Submitted 1 year ago

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