05 Mar 2020

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What makes the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY Method effective? Everyone does workshops. Everyone knows (or so they say) about ‘facilitation. Not many know about The LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® (LSP) Method of facilitation. And mostly not many know what makes the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY Method so effective. I’ve observed, facilitated and co-facilitated workshops, from several hours to several days and I’ve see...

04 Mar 2020

LSPModelwithTitle
When I tell someone I meet that I am a certified LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Facilitator, they look at me incredulously. Then, being rather polite, but in measured tones, they ask, “But isn’t that a toy? What kids play with?”(Yes, I do know what a ‘toy’ means, thanks for the help there!)So equally politely and in matching measured tones, I say, yes, what kids play with and then drawing myself up...

03 Mar 2020

There are so many questions on Lego Serious Play People are intrigued. Amused. Curious. Even sceptical. And most have a question to ask when we say we are Certified Lego(R) Serious Play(R) facilitators. (Does play even need certification? Serious?) Okay let's take that as Question One. We can get started Question ONE: Serious play? Certification? Seriously?! One of the most comm...

02 Mar 2020

100/100 Leadership Meetings
Your leadership meeting is on. You have a problem to tackle and you have the right stakeholders. Opinions are shared. Debated. And bandied around. Some speak up. The others listen. Or lean back. Still others are silent.And before you know it two voices have dominated. Decision taken. The meeting is over. But have you got the best solution? No? Read on for that! Is your leadership meet...

29 Jan 2020

See the connections
Do you need to see the connections? Between the department of your organisation? Between the teams? Or even how the organisation is connected to the larger ecospace? You really need to see the connections. See what a view from the top yields. See how the 30,000 feet thinking get you? Not just a view of the entire landscape but also how things are linked and interconnected to each oth...

16 Jan 2020

Model showcasing everyone's contribution
Sometimes it’s necessary to hear every voice on the ground. You never know where the big idea or the incisive insight comes from. That’s when LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® becomes your go-to facilitation method. To solve a problem. To envisage the future. To strategise. To envision. To do…. whatever it is that is important for you to do. Even if it means to find out what’s stopping you or your...

15 Jan 2020

When is it a good idea to use the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Method, you may ask. It all depends on your purpose, the subject and even the expectation of the result. Here’s a series that gives you a glimpse of what it is all about. One of the key reasons why the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Method is successful is because it allows for a level playing field. Everyone around the table is able to c...

11 Oct 2019

SeeingLandscapeoftheFuture
In the foreseeable future. How often have we heard or used this expression. And yet, how many of us are visionaries that have actually seen, foreseen or envisaged the future. Projections and analytics apart who really knows what the future is going to bring. Foresee the future. Enter LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® In a carefully designed workshop, co-created with a sponsor by a Cert...