Unforgettable Experiential Activities by Melvin L. Silberman
An Active Training Resource

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Author Mel Silberman, bestselling author and creator of the Active Training Series, presents his most impactful training activities developed and refined over his long-spanning career. Based on Silberman's Active Training program, this book provides 75 original activities, that help trainers at all levels engage the learner in active, experiential learning. Additionally, there are introductions to each activity that provide tips and techniques that will ensure success every time. The activities are organized into key training areas including: leadership and change management, team work and facilitation, creativity, conflict and negotiation, influencing, and communication among others.

About Melvin L. Silberman

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Mel Silberman, Ph.D. is Professor of Adult and Organizational Development at Temple University, where he received its Great Teacher Award. He is also president of Active Training, Princeton, NJ, a consulting firm that provides courses on active training techniques, interpersonal intelligence, and team facilitation. Dr. Silberman is a graduate of Brandeis University and holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in educational psychology from the University of Chicago. He is the author and editor of over 30 books, including "Active Training 2e" (Pfeiffer, 1998), "101 Ways to Make Training Active" (Pfeiffer, 1998),"" and "The Consultant's Tool Kit" (McGraw-Hill, 2002), and a regular conference speaker for ASTD and ISPI. Dr. Silberman has conducted training for hundreds of corporate, governmental, educational, and human-service organizations. Among his recent clients have been: Valero Refining Co., BMW of North America, MGM Grand, New York University School of Dentistry, Merck, Girl Scouts of the USA, and International Teachers of Business Management Program.
Published April 19, 2010 by Pfeiffer. 320 pages
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