Advocating from Afar: Virtual and Remote Grassroots Advocacy

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When letters containing the bacterium anthrax arrived at the DC offices of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and former Senator Tom Daschle (D-SD) in October 2001, multiple Capitol Hill buildings closed for decontamination.

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Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Instead of Training, Try Talking

Idea Architects

The proposed work involves having a consultant do individual interviews and offer recommendations, lead some training on interpersonal communication, and maybe provide some ongoing process consultation. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Dec 2002 (6).

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Why The Structure You're Staffing is Stifling Progress

Idea Architects

And because the volunteers currently in leadership positions have to manage the existing programs, communications, and other efforts, they struggle to also reinvent their officer structure and put new systems in place to manage a larger network of help. Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #18: Authenticity.

Idea Architects

facilitation, his own communication style, and his own beliefs about. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: To Earn More Trust, Be More.

Idea Architects

Frequency, timeliness, and forthrightness of communication: Do you freely share information with others and operate in the spirit of transparency or do you selectively disclose what you know, brokering information as a source of power and control? Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate.

Flipped Volunteering: The Better Way to Invite and Engage

Idea Architects

How can we best communicate/connect with you? 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #17: Reminders.

Idea Architects

Communicate with participants: socialization and orientation to session. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: Gratitude, Not.

Idea Architects

So we need to be even more intentional when trying to communicate with the masses. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: The Whole.

Idea Architects

Sometimes its a matter of different communication styles (think Myers-Briggs or DiSC); sometimes it is assuming people connect the dots on their own more than might be the case. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: When the Professional is Also.

Idea Architects

Im guessing most organizations communicate those moments of non-acceptance purely in professional terms: "Thank you very much for submitting an Annual Meeting proposal. Its one thing to use language that appeals to the head; its quite another to communicate in a way that honors the heart.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: Time for.

Idea Architects

As Harvard economist Ed Glaeser notes, "Communications technology and face-to-face interactions are complements like salt and pepper rather than substitutes like butter and margarine.” 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Facilitation Friday #25: Five Keys to Strategy Discussions

Idea Architects

Review next steps with particular attention to timeframes, accountability, ans communications. And one of those steps simply must be identify the output from the strategy conversation that needs to be communicated, how and when that will occur, and who is responsible for that sharing.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: 10 Tips for Engaging A Volunteer.

Idea Architects

How does the association continue to communicate with them and involve them? 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

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Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: I Won't Be Changing the World in.

Idea Architects

I think I still hold on to that vision about 1 person at a time communicating. 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #2: Behavior is.

Idea Architects

What are the communication norms in their organization? 21, DC, ASAE Facilitation Skills Workshop (public). Aug 22, DC, AVAILABLE at a special rate. 23, DC, DelCor Facilitation Workshop. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).