From the Back Cover

Engagement will change the world. It already does.

The power of circles outlines the business case for engagement and 5-dimensional model for the practice of facilitation. It offers 20 compelling principles toward a manifesto for engagement and the handbook of 60 practice activities designed to help you grow the skillsets required to take your capacity for designing and facilitating engagement to new levels of impact. Whether you're a teacher, trainer, leader or organizer, you will make this a must-read on your path to designing engagement where people learn, work and live.


  • 6 Invitation
  • 8 An engaged world
  • 33 Practices of facilitation
  • 44 The engagement manifesto
  • 69 Engagement as inquiry and listening
  • 77 Facilitator as designer
  • 89 Practice activities
  • 154 About the author