Introductory

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    Use this script to structure a discussion about generational and geographical information related to recruitment of VISTA members and leaders.
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    Recognize the importance on non-verbal communication and monitoring the "temperature" of the room in effective meetings and successful ongoing collaborations with these tips and techniques.
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    Manage group dynamics through this long-standing framework, sometimes called "storming & norming" and learn a multi-stage process that can lead to a high-performing team.
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    Use these tip sheets for communication strategies to help resolve conflicts and unblock processes.
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    Consult this list of ideas when conflict arises between supervisors and members to help get you back on track.
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    Use this document to learn a structure for decision making that helps you think through specific situations.
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    Review this excerpt from the VISTA Leaders Training Workbook about what makes an effective communicator and how that applies to to being a good leader. You'll also learn the barriers to effective communication and what to avoid when in your contact with others.
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    Understand the dimensions and stages of trust-building at play in the early phases of a partnership.
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  • Video
    Learn when to step up and how to step back when your members have an issue with their supervisor.
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  • Gain an understanding of how you are protected and your responsibilities in protecting the civil rights of others in this scenario-based tutorial.
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