Defining and Designing Successful Conversations – Reflections on the Delta Dialogues.

  Groupaya recently wrapped up a two-year project facilitating a series of dialogues around contentious water issues in California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.  As we reflected on the process of facilitating the Delta Dialogues, we found ourselves reflecting on the process of dialogue itself – how do we design for success, and how do we measure […]

A Collaborative Process X-Ray

I recently had the privilege of co-designing and facilitating a three month experiment called Aligning for Impact. Building off an initial probe we  wrote about last year, it was designed to explore how funders — all working towards similar goals — might be more collectively strategic and harness their network potential. Our hypothesis was that a […]

Good News for Better Meetings!

  I’m excited to share that my latest article, which I wrote for the super cool Zocalo ezine/website, got picked up by TIME! It is a narrative piece about check-in’s and check-out’s, one of my favorite and easiest tools to make meetings more productive, more meaningful, and more interesting. The fact that this topic is […]