Tag Archives: Workshop Design

Lindsay Kishter

My fellow jurors and I had been deliberating for only five minutes when it hit me: we needed a facilitator. After a day and a half of hearing testimony—and express instruction to not utter a word about the case to

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Ross Brindle

We’ve all been in bad meetings before—chances are, you’ve been in one just this week. Studies have shown that employees spend more than one-third of their time in meetings and that as much as half of that time is considered

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Lindsay Pack

Freshwater isn’t as prevalent as it used to be. Population growth, increasing industrialization, and climate change are straining water supplies at a rapid pace, and some of the worst drought conditions the United States has ever seen are costing the

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Nexight Group

Over the past summer, the United States experienced its most extensive drought since 1956, with more than 50% of the country experiencing moderate or worse conditions. Repercussions have involved damaged crops, drinking water shortages, and fish kills, among others. The

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Nexight Group

Some of the world’s biggest problems are currently being addressed by engineering at the smallest level. Nanoengineering, the practice of using the smallest possible material conformations and related technology, has had major impacts on a number of developments, including new

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Demonstrating our communication, outreach, and facilitation expertise, Nexight Group organized, publicized, and moderated a webinar to release the results of a two-year study that we worked with The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS) and the U.S. Department of Energy

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States and cities are confronting new energy risks that are challenging their ability to respond to and recover from energy emergencies. The changing threat landscape is driving officials to update their state and local energy assurance plans to respond to

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Leading U.S. executives, investors, and entrepreneurs in the private and public sector met at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C. on May 3–4 for the first of three global Creating Climate Wealth Summits, where they identified pathways to accelerate green solutions

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Innovation in materials science and processing will be a powerful enabler of long-term national and global targets for energy efficiency and carbon emissions reduction. Materials science and engineering breakthroughs can speed the development of advanced energy technologies and infrastructure and

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Reliable access to cost-effective electricity is the backbone of the U.S. economy, and electrical energy storage is an integral element in this system. Without significant investments in stationary electrical energy storage, the current electric grid infrastructure will increasingly struggle to

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