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Gary Rush Facilitation | Facilitation Training since 1985, created his own structured facilitation technique - FAST and revolutionized it with FoCuSeD™ - the most complete, most comprehensive, and most effective facilitation training available; providing detailed training on the concepts of Holistic Facilitation.


Why Facilitation?gary rush


The International Association of Facilitators (IAF) initiated an award program to honor excellence in facilitation to demonstrate its positive tangible impact on organizations, e.g., savings, cost avoidance, increased revenue, and increased outside investment, as well as highlight the culture shift to be more engaged, empowered, and creative. For example:


  • Gary Rush, IAF CPF trained Facilitators at the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) who saved the agency over $500,000 in one year by using facilitation to engage employees and resolve unit and departmental issues... Read more...

  • He facilitated Star Alliance where they identified that in-flight Wi-Fi was possible - a critical service offering on airlines today.

  • He facilitated and trained Texas Joint Military Forces in strategic planning creating their 2035 Strategic Plan. Reviewing this 4-page plan, the length of the U.S. Constitution, is now part of their monthly staff meetings - something they were unable to do previously.

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Gary Rush, IAF CPF, "Facilitation vs Facilitator"


We impact through educational excellence - FoCuSeD™

We improve performance through effective facilitation.

We coach to help meet professional goals.

We chair to enable positive change.

We support the IAF Core Facilitator Competencies.

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Facilitation Training

Our FoCuSeD™ Facilitator classes and FoCuSeD™ Leader class devote 50% of class time to People Skills and 50% to Process Skills providing balanced, holistic learning.

Facilitator Services

We have been facilitating since 1983. We improve client business performance through effective application of state-of-the-art structured facilitation processes.


Gary Rush, IAF CPF, has been coaching since 1985 providing customized coaching based on the individual's needs, experience, and professional goals.

Vistage Chair

Chairing enables me to fulfill my mission of facilitating innovation, collaboration, growth, and success in business leaders enabling a positive change...

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