Topics Worksheet

This worksheet will help you think through and plan what to present to your peer group about a significant topic with which you are dealing.  You may also want to consider using various media to help present your topic.

Participant: ____________________ Meeting Date: _____________ Priority (A, B, C): _____

The topic is:
(Be concise. In one or two sentences, describe the heart of the topic. Is it a concern, challenge, opportunity, problem, upset, personal problem, etc.?)


It is significant because:
(Effect on dollars, people, products, services, customers, family, timing, the future, values, etc.)



My ideal outcome would be:
(What you really want to happen.)



Relevant background information:
(Short bullet points on How, When, Why, Where it started, Who the key players are, the forces at work, today’s status, and future impact)




Where I am at this point:
(What are the various options you have? What actions have you taken or plan to take?)




The help I want from my peer group is:
(What specific result do you want from the group? For example, higher confidence that the decision is right, possible solutions, alternatives, consequences, sources for information, critique of current plan, etc.