• Do's:
    • Stay on Topic
    • Have mutual respect and understand that others will have different views
    • Be open to sharing your perspective and opinion
    • Give speaker your undivided attention
  • Don't
    • Make things personal or attack others (Thumper rule)
    • Be judgmental
    • Forget to breathe (don't let your emotions dictate your response)
  • Rules
    • Any idea deserves at least a minute (to avoid dismissiveness)
    • Must be able to explain your reason for contradictions
    • Any one person can only speak for a minute before giving others an opportunity