When facilitating such sessions I often use nature as the inspiration and find, as a result, the above list to be missing. I'm sure there are many reason for this - the one I'd like to concentrate on today is the power of metaphor.
With one client, after the leadership team had spent time in small groups in nature, the above picture emerged to summarise the conversation about where the organisation was and some of the options that existed for where they wanted to be.
The beauty of using metaphor to explore the current situation, especially if you can stick with the metaphor for as long as possible, is it avoids:
How could the wisdom of nature help your leadership team today? #happytohelp
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