Groups are frequently used in consulting projects and in organizations.  For example, you might use a group as a Project Team of employees from your client’s organization to partner with you during a consulting project.  As an external or internal consultant, you might be asked to facilitate groups in an organization, ranging facilitating Board development to strategic planning.   Therefore, a critical skill for consultants, including facilitators, is to successfully build and facilitate various types of groups for different purposes.  Whether you are an external or internal consultant, the guidelines in this course will help you to develop that skill.