I’ve developed an Active Listening & Collaboration workshop that has proven engaging.
I’ve run this session for a ton of high school students and for multiple cohorts of college programs’ Entrepreneurs and Healthcare Execs in Training. I’ve run almost fifty sessions with accountants and insurance professionals. I’ve even run it in a communal house and with a fresh crop of McKinsey consultants – two very different experiences.
I just yesterday – thanks to my wife and her network – run one for Virginia’s Legal Aid Program.
It was awesome! (Oh, and donate to Legal Aid – they MATTER!)
What follows is my preamble to that session which I offer here as a little didactic on why we should care about Active Listening & Collaboration, and learning those skills and more through improvisation can make us, well, better people.Continue reading