Boston Chapter: Women in Leadership: Building Consensus

Boston Chapter: Women in Leadership: Building Consensus
Whether you’re leading a team, working with a customer to secure a deal, or pitching a new idea in your organization, you need to be able to bring people along with you to success. This workshop will provide techniques to build consensus on the challenges you are working on in your workplace. Stacie Smith, an experienced mediator, and facilitator of the Consensus Building Institute will lead the group through the principles of building consensus with some concrete examples from the energy world.

Date: Tuesday, April 14
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Virtual (Link will be provided before the event)
Facilitator: Stacie Smith, Consensus Building Institute

Speaker Biography:
Stacie Nicole Smith is Managing Director at the Consensus Building Institute, where she has more than 18 years of experience as a mediator, facilitator, coach, trainer, and researcher on a broad range of public issues in the U.S. and internationally. Stacie’s work includes assessment, facilitation, and mediation of multi-sector community and national stakeholder dialogues, disputes, and collaborations; training and curriculum design for international, national, and local government entities, NGOs, and schools; and research and writing on collaboration on public policy issues. She specializes in facilitating highly complex and contentious multi-party disputes around substantively challenging technical issues, where identities, values, and interests intertwine. She brings substantive expertise in environmental issues (land use, water, energy), historic and cultural resources, tribal and indigenous peoples, and education.

Thank you to our sponsors, Mass CEC and Holland and Knight for hosting.

WEN Member Price: Free
Public (Non-Member) Price: $5

Registration Deadline:
April 13

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Walk-in registration is available on a limited, first come – first served basis. Payment must be made by cash, check or PayPal.

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4/14/2020 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Holland and Knight 10 St. James Ave Boston, MA 02116 UNITED STATES

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