Category Archives: Virtual Retreat Design/Facilitation

Response to COVID-19: Deciding What to do Next

Now that you have probably made some much needed, critical decisions in response to COVID-19 impacts on your organization, where do you go from here? How will you approach the short and mid-term impact of the pandemic on your organization? Pondering these questions reminds me of a Harvard Business Review article titled, “When Solving Problems,…
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Virtual Retreat : 11 Design Tips

Many executives and association strategists wonder whether viable virtual retreat options exist to replace in-person strategy development and strategic problem solving retreats. The answer is: yes. One can host a successful, virtual, daylong strategy development or strategic problem solving retreat where those that are engaged at 9:00 am are still fully engaged at 5:15 pm.…
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Virtual Retreat: 8 Step Design Process

If you’ve made the decision to utilize an online, virtual retreat for strategy development or strategic problem solving purposes, the success of the retreat will be heavily tied to the investment you make in designing the retreat and the design process.  Virtual Retreat Design Considerations As is the case with most program design, one must…
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