Cooking the perfect dinner for your friends once doesn’t make you a chef.
Serving the same quality dish night by night requires quality ingredients, skills, creativity, flexibility, practice and knowing your recipe by heart.
The same goes for running and facilitating workshops. Successful workshops are barely a matter of luck or your participants’ individual taste. They are the result of carefully planning and crafting an experience, applying tools and techniques and complying with rules and principles.
How many times have you walked out of a workshop and asked yourself: «Why have I just wasted eight hours of my life? What was the point?»
There are techniques, rules and tools you want to embrace and apply. Some might seem obvious and elementary. Nevertheless, people ignore or violate them over and over again. Thus, here are 11 ingredients that you can use.