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Understand the Five Principles of Appreciative Inquiry

Understand the Five Principles of Appreciative Inquiry

  1. Constructionist Principle: Our worldview shapes our conversations.
  2. Simultaneity Principle: Words and questions change the conversation.
  3. Poetic Principle: Every situation can be interpreted in multiple ways.
  4. Anticipatory Principle: Expectations influence our intentions.
  5. Positive Principle: Positive questions lead to positive outcomes.


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Conversations, the building blocks of our experiences and interactions, can shape productivity, relationships, and well-being. You can inspire growth and engagement in your conversations by harnessing the transformative power of Appreciative Inquiry, a method that focuses on positive framing and asking generative questions.

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