Pip’s Practical Prompts Newsletter
Sent by Charles Burdett
Finding the truth
Jacob has 100kg of potatoes, which are 99% water.
He lets them dry until they are 98% water.
What is their new weight?
A reminder that the truth is often counterintuitive.
A great facilitator adjusts their style during sessions.
At the beginning — be direct. New groups need someone to take charge and encourage participation.
As the meeting goes on and the group grows more comfortable, you can switch to a more consultative style.
Ups and downs
On challenging days, doing the bare minimum is the most productive thing you can do.