Eli Mina Consulting
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Scheduled Programs & Events

DISTRICT OF VANDERHOOF, British Columbia, Canada

WK-A: "Supporting Successful Meetings"
Thursday, November 14th, 2019 (1 day)
Vanderhoof, B.C., Canada

WK-B: "Robert's Rules &
Responsible Governance
"

Friday, November 15th, 2019 (1 day)
Vanderhoof, B.C., Canada

WK-A: "Supporting Successful Meetings"
Thursday, November 14th, 2019 (1 day), Vanderhoof, B.C.

Supporting Successful Meetings (WK-A)

Supporting meetings can be a demanding and complex task: producing minutes, preparing agendas for open and closed meetings, crafting resolutions, advising on meeting procedures, presenting reports, and more. This workshop will provide administrative professionals with tools and ideas to work effectively in political and other settings.

Topics include:
  • Minute taking: General principles, Content options
  • Minutes approval process and its impacts
  • Impacts of FOI and privacy issues on minutes and agendas
  • Preparing agendas for open and closed meetings
  • Crafting concise resolutions and decision making options
  • Advising on correct yet effective meeting procedures
  • Clarifying and establishing respect for staff's roles
  • Responding calmly and effectively to difficult behaviours
  • Course includes several exercises and a final quiz
DATE PRICE

Thursday
November 14th, 2019

$500.00 including GST
Discount for WK-A + WK-B:
$950.00 including GST

Cancelation Policy:
Full refund if we're notified 7 full calendar days before session's start time. No refunds afterwards. Substitutions accepted.
TIME
8:30 A.M.
Coffee and
Networking
9 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Workshop
REGISTRATION LOCATION
WK-A
CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.

Eli Mina Consulting phone:
604-730-0377
District of Vanderhoof
160 Connaught Street
Vanderhoof, B.C., Canada



WK-B: "Robert's Rules & Responsible Governance"
Friday, November 15th, 2019 (1 day), Vanderhoof, B.C.
 
Robert's Rules & Responsible Governance (WK-B)

In this workshop we will discuss ideas for making your meetings more inclusive, efficient and effective, using rules of order sensibly and intelligently, achieving quality decisions for your community/organization, and dealing effectively with disputes and boardroom problems.

Topics include.

  • Parliamentary Procedure: core principles
  • Wise use of points of order to enforce essential rules
  • Quorum and voting issues: majority, tie votes, abstentions
  • Processing main motions, amendments, `tabling' motions
  • Managing tough issues in an efficient and inclusive mannner
  • Roles of the Chair, Elected Members, and Staff at meetings
  • Responsible governance and informed decision making
  • Duty to accept collective decisions (`Board solidarity')
  • Constituency versus organizational interests (`two hats')
  • Problematic interactions with Staff & with Citizens/Members
  • Course includes exercises & analysis of real life examples
DATE PRICE
Friday
November 15th, 2019

$500.00 including GST
Discount for WK-A + WK-B:
$950.00 including GST

Cancelation Policy:

Full refund if we're notified 7 full calendar days before session's start time. No refunds afterwards. Substitutions accepted.


TIME
8:30 A.M.
Coffee and
Networking
9 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Workshop
REGISTRATION LOCATION
WK-B
CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.

Eli Mina Consulting Phone:
604-730-0377

District of Vanderhoof
160 Connaught Street
Vanderhoof, B.C., Canada





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