BFF Blended Learning Training

The following collection of session represents BFF's approach to training and supporting Family Chief Learning Officers and Educational Partners. The different sessions can be mixed and matched to ensure BFF can address all Partner questions and concerns as well as provide as much information on BFF's courses and pedagogical approach.

NEXT TRAINING SESSION: OCTOBER 8, 2019 11 AM - 2 PM EDT

Training Dates Opportunities:

  • October 8, 2019 – 11am-2pm EDT

  • October 24, 2019 – 11am-2pm EDT

  • November 12, 2019 – 11am-2pm EDT

  • November 28, 2019 – 11am-2pm EDT

*Please indicate the available dates, the specific sessions that you are interested in, and your contact information in the email.

*3-hour training session per institution: CAD$300. This amount is refundable upon partner license request and purchase.

GENERAL BFF CONTENT SESSIONS

Time Frame

Training

Key Takeaways

60 min

BFFs Pedagogical Philosophy

  • Employ the relate, understand, apply process
  • Understand the purpose of BFF content
  • Grasp how to get the most out of the BFF approach

 

TRAINING SESSIONS

Time Frame

Training

Key Takeaways

60 min

Core Curriculum - How to Use the Breadth of BFF Content

  • Get an overview of all BFF content and how to use it best
  • Find complimentary content
  • Develop a workshop plan using BFF content
60 min

Attacking Specific Programs (how programs all relate) & Building a Path for your Audience

  • Understand the interconnectivity of all BFF content
  • Know your audience and preparing pre-work
  • Leverage specific course elements to enrich your workshop
60 min

Facilitation Tips Session

  • Understand the differences between a Facilitator and Consultant/Advisor
  • Learn tips and tricks to increase workshop engagement
  • Facilitate as a team and ask the right questions

 

COURSE SESSIONS

PRE-WORK
Prior to any BFF/Partner training, each participant/facilitator must complete each course that will be included in the trainings, review the applicable Facilitation Guide(s) & submit any pertinent questions on the material they wish to have answered. BFF will blend in the answers to the sessions were applicable. As a participant and future facilitator, each participant will receive the handbook "Facilitation at a Glance."

Time Frame

Training

Key Takeaways

60 min

Technical Training

  • Get a Live Demo of technical aspects of BFF Material
  • Devise a Blended Learning Plan using BFF Material
  • Sequence BFF Material for Workshops
45 min

Compass for Entrepreneurial Families

  • Enhance knowledge of important family business topics
  • Build awareness of the “soft issues” that often go undiscussed
  • Provide practical tools for navigating individual and family matters
15 min

Q&A

45 min

Discovering Family Ownership

  • Increase owners’ awareness of the importance of having clearly defined roles and responsibilities among the ownership group to avoid potential conflict
  • Encourage owners to evaluate the values and vision that drive their business and look to the future in order to begin setting the course forward, onto the rising generation
  • Present the options available for transitioning (or selling) ownership of the business and help decide which one is best for you
15 min

Q&A

45 min

Intrapreneurship in Enterprising Families

  • Focus on adaptation, innovation and resilience by cultivating the resources of the next generation
  • Develop entrepreneurial opportunities and create a roadmap to success
  • Provide concrete experience in creating business venture concept proposals
15 min

Q&A

45 min

Communication and Conflict Management for Business Families

  • Build awareness of the intricacies of communication and better understand your own communication style
  • Appreciate and manage the unique dynamics of communicating in a family business setting
  • Build a toolkit to constructively handle conflict
15 min

Q&A

45 min

Women’s Roles

  • Reflect and project on the roles that can shift your energy to achieve greater satisfaction
  • Leverage the power of two and determine the best path towards personal success
  • Define your identity within the entrepreneurial family unit and create an action plan
15 min

Q&A