Tom Wujec, creator of the The Marshmallow Challenge, has developed a new group activity designed to help a team, organization, or network think systematically about their goals and challenges. This new group activity is called: How To Draw Toast!
In this video, Ernie Addicott tells a story from Central Asia about one of the most practical benefits of partnership: the sharing of resources. One of the best practices of partnerships is that of volunteering our resources. Even in functioning partnerships, there is often untapped potential because partners lack an in depth awareness of each other’s strengths and capacities.
In this video story, Andy Rittenhouse reflects on the struggles experienced while trying to form a church-community collaboration in a public housing roundtable. Looking back, he highlights the importance of having a dedicated facilitator, following a defined process, and keeping the momentum going in partnership development.
In this video story, Andy Rittenhouse reflects on lessons learned through a church-community collaboration in a single parent roundtable. Looking back, he highlights the importance of the partnership providing strong support for the facilitator and the importance of defining limited achievable objectives which can create positive forward momentum.