ERIC Number: ED237271
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Community Skills: A Workshop on Leadership and Communication.
Hansen, Robert W.; Braglio-Luther, Vicki
Designed for local governments, service organizations, and volunteer citizens, the workshop presents the theory and practice of leadership styles, communication skills, and problem solving. Through learning activities and practice, participants gain experience in communication, agenda sharing, goal setting, and personal leadership style. From short summaries and checklists, participants learn about the communication process, barriers to effective communication, questions effective in furthering communication, planning group meetings, preparing for meetings, survey and consensus techniques, brainstorming, force field analysis, and leadership. A copy of the T-P (Task dimension, people dimension) questionnaire and the workshop evaluation form are included. (SB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Communication Skills, Communication (Thought Transfer), Force Field Analysis, Instructional Materials, Leadership Styles, Leadership Training, Learning Activities, Local Government, Meetings, Organizational Objectives, Problem Solving, Questionnaires, Rural Areas, Service Workers, Skill Development, Volunteers, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Partnership for Rural Improvement, Pullman, WA.