Building Coalitions: The Art of Successful Collaboration

3 or 4 Day Hands-On Workshop

Course Description:

This workshop focuses on the skills, tools, and techniques needed to lead collaboratively in the government work environment. The ability to build strong coalitions and facilitate communication and collaboration across government organizations and Agencies is essential to addressing today’s complex issues and challenges faced by senior Defense and Federal professionals.

Participants can expect to expand their perspective and understanding of collaboration in today’s government dynamics. You will explore relationship building and influence in the context of building coalitions among varying organizational cultures, structures, and individual personalities.

Learning Objectives & Topics Covered in this Workshop:

  • Definitions of Collaborative Leadership
  • Recognize Varying Problem Solving Tools
  • Analyze Alternate Problem Solving Strategies
  • Understand Various Collaboration Strengths and Challenges
  • Understand How To Apply Collaboration and Coalition Building Techniques
  • Assess and Deal With Risk and Barriers to Collaboration
  • Develop Your Influencing Skills
  • Understand Collaborative Communication Skills and Tools
  • Understand Organizational Collaborative Techniques
  • Identify Coalition Building Approaches
  • Interpret Problems

Additional Information
CPE Credits: 20.0 – 27.0
CEU Credits: 1.7 – 2.25
Suggested Program Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
NASBA Program Level: Basic
NASBA Field of Study: Personal Development
Delivery Method: Group Live – Classroom