Community Event

Facilitation for Group Decision Making

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Do you find yourself struggling with meetings, group process and decision-making? Are you frustrated by inefficiency, difficult power dynamics or organizational confusion? Do you want to increase your facilitation and general leadership skills? Democracy in small to medium sized groups is achieved through clear goals, respectful communication and by using an efficient decision-making process that maximizes participation by everyone involved. This weekend workshop will give you practical tools to enjoy more effective and participatory meetings in your non-profit, your business or your community. Topics will include values and goals; democratic organizational structures; consensus and other decision-making processes; facilitation skills; planning for and running effective meetings, the practice of council; conflict resolution; and crafting agreements. Time: Begins at 5pm and ends at 3pm. Registration info online.

Start:
Friday, October 25, 2013 5:00 pm
End:
Sunday, October 27, 2013 3:00 pm
Venue:
Occidental Arts and Ecology Center
Address:
15290 Coleman Valley Road, Occidental, CA, 95465
Cost:
$475/425 if registered three weeks in advance (includes meals and lodging)
Event Phone:
707-874-1557
Event URL:
www.oaec.org/intentional-communities/facilitation-for-group-decision-making
Wheelchair Accessibility:
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.
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