Trainings

Trainings

From Chaos to Collaboration: Discovering Consensus Among Competing Interests

URL 1: http://www.ncsl.org/legislators-staff/legislative-staff/leadership-staff/from-chaos-to-collaboration-discovering-consensus-among-competing-interests.aspx

URL 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7jBOswU7dbM

Date Developed: 9/13/2018. Source: National Conference of State Legislatures. Presenter(s): Larry Schooler. Type: Webinar. Level: Introductory Intermediate Advanced. Length: 50 minutes.

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Legislators and staff are often faced with the challenge of making decisions, or helping to make decisions, that satisfies diverse constituencies with competing interests. In this webinar, participants learned about both the art and science behind finding consensus to address challenging public policy issues by exploring effective methods and proven techniques that produce agreement to policy challenges. Participants received with new tools and skills for creating consensus among diverse interest groups.

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