Michael Wilkinson is widely recognized as one of the foremost leaders in the facilitation industry.
Active in both the private and public sectors, he has provided leadership training and strategy development assistance to such diverse organizations as The Coca-Cola Company, Unisys, EPA, CDC, KPMG Peat Marwick, and the American Cancer Society. He has facilitated more than 200 strategy sessions for major corporations, large government agencies, and a variety of non-profit organizations.
Mr. Wilkinson is a much sought after facilitator, trainer and speaker, both in the U.S. and around the globe. He has completed international assignments in more than 25 locations including Beijing, Geneva, Hamburg, Helsinki, Hong Kong, Istanbul, London, Milan, Moscow, Riyadh, Stockholm, Sydney, Vienna, and Warsaw.
Prior to Leadership Strategies, Mr. Wilkinson spent six years with ADP and eight years in the information technology practice of Ernst & Young's Management Consulting Group. He is a High Honors graduate from Dartmouth and resides in Atlanta.
Becoming a Trusted Advisor as an Online Facilitator
With great power comes great responsibility.
Facilitators hold great power in helping people make better decisions collaboratively.
In this session you will hear Michael's stories of how he discovered facilitation, what his greatest failures have taught him and the underlying principles that help him and his students become great online facilitators and avoid making the most common mistakes.
You will also learn about a framework through which you can build rapport as a remote facilitator and help people trust you more easily.