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Initiating and sustaining a lively, productive discussion are among the most challenging activities for an instructor (davis, 1993) here are some strategies that will help you prepare for and lead an effective discussion. A new manager in my team asked me an interesting question during a skip level meeting she wanted to know if there is a template that should be followed for effective one on one discussion in a software organization, people are our biggest and most important resource creating high quality output. There are many elements which combine to create an effective webinar they need to be informative, educational, and engaging for the audience. Online discussion boards: strategies to ease instructor burden and promote student learning by | no comments explore different strategies and tools that can be utilized in designing effective discussions to improve educational outcomes.