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Collaborate Better

A 2-day collaborative fitness workshop for the urban development sector

Organisations:

  • Learn how to reduce the risk and increase the success of collaborations
  • Reach better outcomes faster with proven processes and how-to steps
  • Reduce cost and stress and achieve more lasting results, for everyone

Participants:

  • Raise your collaborative fitness to work more effectively with others
  • Get the skills to make your time and effort count
  • Embed your new knowledge through training with others active in
    urban development

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:

In this 2-day workshop we’ll explore how to structure, undertake and understand collaboration. You’ll be participating with a diversity of peers from your sector to give focus to your collaborative practice.

Day One poses the crucial questions:

Do you need to collaborate? Systems thinking
Do you want to collaborate? Mindsets
What is your capacity to collaborate? Collaborative fitness
How do we collaborate? The structure of collaboration

Day Two gives participants opportunities to practice, apply and test your new skills and insights to your particular dilemmas.

Sector focus in a residential format:
Staying overnight at the workshop ensures the time and space for participants to reflect and learn together. With all participants coming from the urban development sector there is a common focus and possibilities for new understandings and networks.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

People with a passion to create desirable urban development outcomes, who may affiliate as one of the following:

YOUR INVESTMENT:

By paying early, you not only secure your place (there are only 24 participants per course) you also gain a significant discount.

EARLY BIRD: $875 (+GST)
Paid by 11th August 2017 for September course, 2nd October for November course

FULL INVESTMENT: $960 (+GST)

Limited sponsored places available for youth and community participants. Contact Miranda directly to discuss.

Your investment gets you two days of applied learning, workshop materials (includes workshop manual and popular book The Power of Co – The Smart Leaders’ Guide to Collaborative Governance), residence at West Auckland retreat with all meals and beverages included.

WORKSHOP DATES, TIMING & REGISTRATION:

12-13 SEPTEMBER 2017 or 1-2 NOVEMBER 2017

Day One: Registration from 9.00am for a 10.00am start
Day Two: 4.00pm Finish

THE VENUE

VenueBella Rakha is set in 32 acres of park-like grounds and native bush in Oratia, West Auckland.

The secluded property is a true escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, but only a 25 minute commute from Auckland CDB. Arrangements can be made for pick-ups from nearby train and bus nodes with public transport being encouraged. Free parking is available should you prefer to bring your own transport.

View the Workshop Brochure

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