What We Do

Katahdin, Baxter StatePark.

Katahdin, Baxter StatePark.

South branch pond trail, baxter state park. 

South branch pond trail, baxter state park. 

Chimney Pond from top of katahdin. 

Chimney Pond from top of katahdin. 

Workshop Design

Alison has been designing and delivering experiential learning since she started her business in 1988. She has designed customized training programs for clients across Canada and the United States. Alison also helps trainers design their own training using experiential learning principles.

Public Workshops

Alison conducts publicly offered workshops mostly in Dartmouth, NS and Toronto, ON. She has two workshops coming up in May, 2018: Facilitation Skills (Toronto, ON) and Training for Trainers (Dartmouth, NS).

Organizational Diagnosis

Alison can help teams gain a better understanding of the patterns and root causes that prevent them from achieving their goals.


Who We Are

Alison McEachern

Alison McEachern is the owner of Groupatwork. She has delivered training programs for trainers since 1988 through Saint Mary's University, Saint Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia Community College and Dalhousie University. She has led workshops that have been attended by over 5,000 people throughout the United States and Canada.

John Beale

John Beale is a Toronto-based actor, teacher and director. A graduate of the Philippe Gaulier International Theatre School in Paris, John also trained, performed and taught extensively with Shakespeare and Company in Lenox, Massachusetts. He is an artistic associate with reWork Productions in Toronto.

Kelly O'Neil

Kelly O'Neill is an Associate at Groupatwork. She is a professional researcher, writer and communicator with more than a decade of experience in writing, researching and editing. In addition to broadcast and online journalism, she has performed technical research, writing and editing for the telecommunications industry and other private agencies. In addition, Kelly has both professional and volunteer experience as an ESL and literacy tutor and classroom teacher. Her educational background includes an undergraduate and graduate degree in ancient languages and literature.