Re-Tooling for Virtual Facilitation – podcast with Vinay Kumar

Re-Tooling for Virtual Facilitation - Shiny Happy People podcast

I am grateful to Vinay Kumar, host of the Shiny Happy People podcast of C2C-OD, for the opportunity to join him as a guest for this week’s new 30-minute episode on Re-Tooling for Virtual Facilitation in this time of global pandemic.

Listen now, or see the show notes and audiogram below first for what to expect…

Re-Tooling for Virtual facilitation – SHOW NOTES

As our playground moves from face-to-face to virtual, two IAF Certified Professional Facilitators take a closer look at the skills, practices, and techniques that are helping and can help facilitators become better and more effective today. Vinay, who is currently Chair of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), invites friend and IAF colleague, Martin Gilbraith who is currently Chair of IAF England & Wales, to share insights, observations and trends and expertise from the world of virtual facilitation.

[06:15s] Virtual facilitation – trends and observations

[12:34s] How are organizations responding to virtual facilitation?

[17:00s] Hybrid or purely virtual facilitation – the future

[22:38s] Skills, tips, best practices for effective virtual facilitation

[26:00s] RWL Martin’s recommendations to:

LISTEN: ‘Facilitation Stories’ podcast by IAF England & Wales

Visit for resources on facilitation, as well as meet-ups for facilitators happening worldwide, especially in the upcoming International Facilitation Week, October 19 to 25, 2020

What did you think about this episode? What would you like to hear more about? Or simply, write in and say hello! Connect with Martin on Twitter and LinkedIn. Connect with Vinay on Twitter, LinkedIn or email him at

A business podcast that is all about people – leaders, thinkers, strategists, and doers, Vinay Kumar of C2C-OD, an Organizational Development consulting firm, reveals actionable insights, smart strategies, brilliant tips and lesser-known best practices on business leadership and people management. That’s not all!

Each episode has a theme and is packed with a mix bag of fun facts to make you think and laugh, inspirational quotes to give you that little nudge you need, (sometimes quirky) business news to catch up with trends, candid conversations with industry leaders PLUS curated recommendations on our RWL (Read Watch Listen) list.

When he is not traveling, Vinay likes to travel more! Director (Client Engagement) of C2C-OD and the current Global Chair of International Association of Facilitators, Vinay has spent 10+ years enabling people and organizations become better at what they do.So, Shiny, Happy People, it’s time to step away from that screen, turn up the volume and hit play!

See also about me, how I work, who I work with and recommendations & case studies, and please contact me about how we might work together. Please do not delay before contacting me – the earlier I hear from you, the more chance that I will be able to help and the more helpful I may be able to be.

Register now on Eventbrite for my free facilitation webinars, and for my regularly scheduled ToP facilitation training courses in London and Brussels.

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