The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator: Leading Groups by Transforming Yourself

3.82 avg rating
( 11 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780787980689: The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator: Leading Groups by Transforming Yourself
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

What takes place in the head and heart of an effective facilitative leader? How do they find the inner resources to draw upon? What is the source of their powerful effect on people and situations? The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator examines these questions and explores the self-mastery it takes to become a great facilitator. Written by Jon and Maureen Jenkins, two of the long-term members of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this much-needed resource explains that facilitation is more than a process or a set of techniques for managing groups—facilitation is its own profession with its own set of disciplines that help define the facilitator's role. Throughout the book the authors detail the nine personal disciplines of effective facilitators: Detachment, Engagement, Focus, Awareness, Action, Presence, Interior Council, Intentionality, and a Sense of Wonder.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Praise for The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator

"Leaders who want to deepen their ethical leadership and facilitative practice will find tapping Jon and Maureen's wisdom, drawn from years of reflective practice, a powerful and provocative experience."
—Jo Nelson, CPF, CTF; principal, ICA Associates Inc.; and past chair, the International Association of Facilitators

"A trove of practical insight on leadership and personal development. Their illustrative stories bring the nine disciplines to life."
—Sandy Schuman, editor, The IAF Handbook of Group Facilitation, Creating a Culture of Collaboration, and Group Facilitation: A Research and Applications Journal; and moderator, the Electronic Discussion on Group Facilitation

"A needed and timely push to facilitators in every part of the profession to acknowledge the deeper realities of what we do. Facilitation is not just techniques but assisting individuals and groups to usethe deeper resources they have within them to respond more effectively in day-to-day situations."
—James Wiegel, senior associate, the Institute of Cultural Affairs

"I have wrestled with conveying the unique attributes of an effective facilitation style. This book goes a long way to filling that gap."
—Jim Troxel, Millennia Consulting

"The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator covers facilitation comprehensively with a depth and practicalitythat makes it accessible to everyone in the profession."
—John L. Epps, managing director, LENS International, Malaysia

"The image of disciplines opens the door for understanding that facilitation skill is a pursuit or honing process, not a finished task. The diversity represented by the nine elements highlights the profound option of facilitation as a vocation."
—Lawrence E. Philbrook, executive director, ICA Taiwan; director, Open Quest Facilitation Technology

"It should be part of every leadership curriculum."
—Clarence J. Mann, professor and director, Institute for Global Management,University of Maryland University College

About the Author:

Jon C. Jenkins is cofounder of Imaginal Training in The Netherlands and a board member and?the communications and publications coordinator of the?International Association of Facilitators (IAF). He is also a member of the board of the Union of International Associations.?

Maureen R. Jenkins is cofounder of Imaginal Training, where she designs and leads training programs. She is past chair of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jon C. Jenkins
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 2006. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IQ-9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 52.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jon C. Jenkins, Maureen R. Jenkins
Published by John Wiley Sons Inc, United States (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley Sons Inc, United States, 2006. Hardback. Condition: New. 1. Auflage. Language: English . Brand New Book. What takes place in the head and heart of an effective facilitative leader? How do they find the inner resources to draw upon? What is the source of their powerful effect on people and situations? The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator examines these questions and explores the self-mastery it takes to become a great facilitator. Written by Jon and Maureen Jenkins, two of the long-term members of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this much-needed resource explains that facilitation is more than a process or a set of techniques for managing groups facilitation is its own profession with its own set of disciplines that help define the facilitator s role. Throughout the book the authors detail the nine personal disciplines of effective facilitators: Detachment, Engagement, Focus, Awareness, Action, Presence, Interior Council, Intentionality, and a Sense of Wonder. Seller Inventory # AAH9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Jon C. Jenkins, Maureen R. Jenkins
Published by John Wiley Sons Inc, United States (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley Sons Inc, United States, 2006. Hardback. Condition: New. 1. Auflage. Language: English . Brand New Book. What takes place in the head and heart of an effective facilitative leader? How do they find the inner resources to draw upon? What is the source of their powerful effect on people and situations? The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator examines these questions and explores the self-mastery it takes to become a great facilitator. Written by Jon and Maureen Jenkins, two of the long-term members of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this much-needed resource explains that facilitation is more than a process or a set of techniques for managing groups facilitation is its own profession with its own set of disciplines that help define the facilitator s role. Throughout the book the authors detail the nine personal disciplines of effective facilitators: Detachment, Engagement, Focus, Awareness, Action, Presence, Interior Council, Intentionality, and a Sense of Wonder. Seller Inventory # AAH9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 61.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Jon C. Jenkins
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 2006. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FW-9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 52.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.12
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Jon C. Jenkins (author), Maureen R. Jenkins (author)
Published by Wiley 2006-08-01, San Francisco, Calif. :|Chichester (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley 2006-08-01, San Francisco, Calif. :|Chichester, 2006. hardback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.08
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Jenkins, Jon C.
Published by Jossey-Bass (2018)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Jossey-Bass, 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # 0787980684

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Jenkins, Jon C.; Jenkins, Maureen R.
Published by Jossey-Bass (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Jossey-Bass, 2006. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # INGM9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 68.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Jon C. Jenkins, Maureen R. Jenkins
Published by Jossey-Bass (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Jossey-Bass, 2006. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0787980684

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 70.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Jon C. Jenkins
Published by Jossey-Bass
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Jossey-Bass. Hardcover. Condition: New. 320 pages. Dimensions: 9.1in. x 6.2in. x 1.2in.What takes place in the head and heart of an effective facilitative leader How do they find the inner resources to draw upon What is the source of their powerful effect on people and situations The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator examines these questions and explores the self-mastery it takes to become a great facilitator. Written by Jon and Maureen Jenkins, two of the long-term members of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this much-needed resource explains that facilitation is more than a process or a set of techniques for managing groupsfacilitation is its own profession with its own set of disciplines that help define the facilitators role. Throughout the book the authors detail the nine personal disciplines of effective facilitators: Detachment, Engagement, Focus, Awareness, Action, Presence, Interior Council, Intentionality, and a Sense of Wonder. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 77.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Jon C. Jenkins, Maureen R. Jenkins
Published by John Wiley Sons Inc, United States (2006)
ISBN 10: 0787980684 ISBN 13: 9780787980689
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley Sons Inc, United States, 2006. Hardback. Condition: New. 1. Auflage. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. What takes place in the head and heart of an effective facilitative leader? How do they find the inner resources to draw upon? What is the source of their powerful effect on people and situations? The 9 Disciplines of a Facilitator examines these questions and explores the self-mastery it takes to become a great facilitator. Written by Jon and Maureen Jenkins, two of the long-term members of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this much-needed resource explains that facilitation is more than a process or a set of techniques for managing groups facilitation is its own profession with its own set of disciplines that help define the facilitator s role. Throughout the book the authors detail the nine personal disciplines of effective facilitators: Detachment, Engagement, Focus, Awareness, Action, Presence, Interior Council, Intentionality, and a Sense of Wonder. Seller Inventory # LIE9780787980689

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 82.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book