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? This weekend workshop will give you practical tools to enjoy more effective and participatory meetings in your non-profit, your business or your community.
Fall Facilitation course: This course is offered again from Oct. 16-18.
This course begins at 5pm on Friday and ends at 3pm on Sunday. Course and retreat participants at OAEC can expect to experience powerful personal transformation, deep education and inspiring networking opportunities.
Overnight visitors to OAEC sleep in beautiful, spacious guest accommodations overlooking our gardens. Alternately, you are welcome to camp in our Wildlands Preserve. Our accommodations are clean, lovely and spacious, with easy access to modern bathroom facilities. You will enjoy three delicious, organic, hearty vegetarian meals a day, with produce sourced from our gardens and orchards or from local farms.
This residential course at OAEC is $475, or $425 if registered three weeks in advance. The price includes onsite accommodations and three homemade, organic and straight-from-the-garden meals each day. The deposit amount for this course is $100.
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.