FACILITATOR STYLE OF COMMUNICATION

facilitator style of communication e1488525276108 - facilitator-style-of-communicationHere are the Characteristics of the FACILITATOR:

You look for common ground and strive for harmony. Your focus is on the group process, as you want to get the best out of people.

  • Collaboration is important to you
  • You tend to ask a lot of questions of others
  • You do not give your own opinion or input enough
  • You may lose sight of the task at hand, by focusing too much on relationships

 

AREAS FOR IMPROVEMENT:

  • Relate the group process to the business issue
  • Be clear about priorities
  • Share personal opinions and ideas more
  • Decide on areas where consensus is not necessary
  • Be clear about what you want
  • Know when to call for a decision

 

HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH THIS STYLE:

  • Be casual and personal
  • Ask them for their opinions
  • Connect to the big picture
  • Tell your thoughts and opinions

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