A discussion of personal stake in a topic
To enable equitable participation of participants, and address minimal participation
Look for an opportunity to have a discussion on "What's important to me about this topic? Have people break into small groups to begin the discussion. This gives everyone time to explore their own stake in the outcome.
Examples of successes and failures: A typical mistake is to "act as though silence signifies agreement with what's been said.
"Ignore them and be thankful they're not making trouble."
Alternative names: Minimal Participation by members who don't feel invested in the topic