There are loads of amazing resources for engagement practitioners and facilitators. Here is a selection of some of my favourites to get you started.
IAP2 (International Association of Public Participation) Australasia – Australia’s peak body
Places to find ideas
IAP2 Australasia’s Core Value Winners – Read the case studies in each year’s booklet
Andrew Coulson’s Innovative Community Engagement Pinterest Board – Over 800 examples!
Stakeholder Identification Checklist – Here’s my abbreviated version. Feel free to edit it and expand on it to make it your own.
Evaluation Menu – This provides some excellent ideas for developing evaluation measures for your engagement. You need to scroll down a bit.
Journal of Public Deliberation – Free access
Networking – Face to Face
IAP2 Australasia Events – Local Events, Webinars and Conferences
Networking – Online
Linked In – IAP2 Australasia
Linked In – Stakeholder Engagement Professionals
Linked In – Civic Engagement and Dialogue Practitioners
Linked In – Stakeholder Engagement Consultants
Mailing lists from organisations
Involve – UK
If you know of anymore, send me a quick email and I’ll add them to this list.