If you want to bring a group of people together to generate ideas, plan great things, align attitudes, and make decisions, you may find it a challenge to work out how to get everyone on the same page!
As external facilitators, we can help you consider things like group dynamics, pre-empt objections, and think about outcomes, and then design conversations and activities to help move the discussion forward. By staying neutral and leaving the content expertise to your team, we can facilitate and moderate events large and small, online and in-person, using a range of proven facilitation techniques.
Planning a workshop takes more than a clear agenda, especially if you want to get all the voices into the room and push comfort zones to come up with new ideas, input, and decisions.
We can help you design workshops that incorporate activities, structured conversations, and a mix of small group and individual exercises that make your workshop engaging and truly useful – for you and the participants!
We all talk about how important communication is within a team or an organisation but few of us are lucky enough to have any professional training in how to communicate!
We offer communication skills training to meet a variety of needs and skill levels. Whether you want a focused presentation skills training programme, a [email protected] “better meetings” interactive webinar, or a custom-designed programme that incorporates a bit of everything, our training programmes are fun and useful. Because who says learning can’t be fun?
Behind the business
Whitby’s is run by Suzanne Whitby, a communication specialist who facilitates conversations, designs and delivers communication training programmes, and coaches individuals to communicate at their best.
Over the last 20-odd years, Suzanne has worked in a variety of communication roles, working with organisations of all sizes. For the last 10 years, she has been using her experience and expertise to bring people together, guide conversations, and share knowledge.
Originally from South Africa, Suzanne has lived and worked across the globe and now divides her time between Johannesburg, South Africa and Innsbruck, Austria.