The workshop leader
There is a certain type of alchemy that happens when you bring together the right people, in the correct setting, with good inspiration and great timing. Although much of the work happens in the design of the event, the workshop leader ignites these ingredients into the best ideas. The best workshops feel enjoyable for participants, and the best workshop leadership seems effortless and authentic.
Anyone can be a great workshop leader. If you have prepared well, you will be confident in your workshop delivery. More than confidence though, people want to trust you as their guide, so consider how to get your delivery just right.
The main lessons I’ve learned are: