Bobbi Nance, President, Recreation Results
No matter whether it’s a new project, policy, park, or program you’re working on, getting people on board and working together is a key challenge that every professional must overcome in order to get things done. Learn how to proactively weave tactics that create consensus into your projects in order to avoid many of these challenges in the first place, as well as how to respond to resistance and conflict when it inevitably happens.
- Identify the important roles of a group facilitator should take on, including when to be neutral and when and how to apply persuasion techniques to bring groups together.
- Discuss why humans don't always make decisions based on logic, and how that impacts your projects.
- Analyze the root cause for disagreement in a group and identify exercises and tactics to respond.