Gwyn Wansbrough

The Quest #152: Greatest Hits – The #1 reason that online sessions fail

By Gwyn Wansbrough | February 20, 2024

Hello friends, Greetings from Kerala, India 🇮🇳 where I’ll be on a learning journey with my husband. For the first time in ages, I won’t be taking my laptop. While I’m gone I’ll be sharing some of The Quest’s “greatest hits” – the most-read editions of the newsletter to date. What’s the #1 reason most […]

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The Quest #151: 🙄How to lead icebreakers for eye-rollers and skeptics

By Gwyn Wansbrough | February 13, 2024

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona ☀️ A very special welcome to the facilitators joining The Quest from the New Zealand Facilitator’s Network Festival of Facilitation. 🎉 I had the huge honor of leading the Festival’s opening session on icebreakers that inspired this newsletter. There is one question that keeps coming up… “How do I lead […]

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The Quest #150: 🎉How to Engineer Surprise in Your Live Session

By Gwyn Wansbrough | February 6, 2024

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona where we are enjoying some surprising sunsets.☀️ Pop Quiz! Do you prefer when things a) go according to plan? Or b) when the unexpected happens? Me? I’m a planner. I like lists. I print out calendars. I guess it’s what comes with being a Virgo perfectionist. 🤷🏼 Most people pick […]

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The Quest #149: 🤔 Is Facilitation Having a “Moment”?

By Gwyn Wansbrough | January 31, 2024

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona. ☀️ I’m excited to bring you a special edition of the Quest with key takeaways from Session Lab’s brand new 2024 State of Facilitation report. 🎉 I am beyond honored to be one of 15 experts asked to contribute to the report.👇 What exactly is facilitation anyway? Facilitation is one of those […]

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The Quest #148: 🔎 From Sage on the Stage to Guide on the Side

By Gwyn Wansbrough | January 23, 2024

Hello friends, The other day I was talking with a client preparing an online facilitation training. ​https://www.linkedin.com/in/romy-alexandra/They had a group of senior leaders delivering in-house corporate training. ✔️The leaders have a wealth of experience and knowledge. ✔️The training content is solid. But when the feedback forms came in, there was a common complaint: The leaders […]

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The Quest #147: 💡6 Ways You Can Design for Aha! Moments

By Gwyn Wansbrough | January 22, 2024

Hello friends, If you teach or lead live sessions you’ll immediately recognize this feeling. It’s the immense satisfaction of seeing your group members experiencing an aha! moment. The “this-is-what-it’s-all-about” feeling when you see things click. Aha! moments can be life-changing. They deepen learning and retention. They spark innovation and lead to groundbreaking ideas. And they […]

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The Quest #140 🥗The Secret Ingredients of a Meaningful Closing Session

By Gwyn Wansbrough / November 6, 2023 / 0 Comments

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 🔥How You Can Take Your […]

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The Quest #139 🤝 What Facilitation Can Teach Us About Bridging Differences

By Gwyn Wansbrough / October 23, 2023 / 0 Comments

Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 Let’s jump right in. 🤝How can you […]

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The Quest #138: 👀 How to See The Invisible Power of Facilitation

By Gwyn Wansbrough / October 17, 2023 / 0 Comments

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 Let’s jump right in. Here’s […]

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The Quest #137: ⚒️ Secret Tools For Facilitating Exceptional Group Discussions

By Gwyn Wansbrough / October 7, 2023 / 0 Comments

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 Let’s jump right in. So […]

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The Quest #136: 🤦🏼‍♀️How To Flip Facilitation Failures Into Learning

By Gwyn Wansbrough / October 2, 2023 / 0 Comments

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 How do you flip facilitation […]

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The Quest #135: 🪄3 Ways You Can Use AI to Improve Your Live Sessions

By Gwyn Wansbrough / September 18, 2023 / 0 Comments

Hello friends, Greetings from Barcelona.☀️ 🙌Many thanks for reading The Quest, your weekly round-up of tips and insights to help you design and lead exceptional online sessions that your group members will love.❤️ If you were forwarded this email, you can subscribe and receive The Quest straight to your inbox every Monday👇 Was it just me or […]

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