Prior to the actual event, the questions should be sent to the panelists so they can organize their thoughts.
The students in the class should be provided with short biographies for each panelist.
When team members have understood and accepted the power of disclosure I do a number of team building activities that helps them get everything together. Example of some of these questions are: The answers to these questions are often fun and more importantly very revealing what the person is about and provides a great 2.
Hard Talk One of my favorite and often the most impactful team building activities is HARDtalk in which the leader of the team is exposed to hard hitting questions.
This exercise as well as the next two exercises can’t be done straight of the bat and require some team gestation time. Mask Exercise This exercise asks participants to draw one of the mask they wear.