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Organization & Leadership

Making Conflict Work: Navigating Disagreement Up and Down Your Organization

  Dates: October 7 - 8, 2014
  Location: Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  Faculty:
Rob Ferguson and Bridget Regan
  Workshop Description: This 2-day experiential workshop stresses the importance for leaders of developing the capacity to adapt: to be able to employ various strategies and tactics for conflict management effectively in organizations -- in order to marshal their potential energy and avoid pitfalls.

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Strategic Agility in Practice:

Practical Tools for Catalyzing Strategic Mindsets for Innovation, Organizational Alignment, and Sustainable Superior Performance

  Dates: October 22 - 23, 2014
  Location: Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  Faculty: Lyle Yorks and Harold Penton
  Workshop Description: This 2-day experiential program provides participants with the tools and practices to effectively apply strategic thinking for organizational learning and creating innovative solutions that establish a sustainable advantage for their organizations. Participants will leave with an enhanced ability to apply these practices in their organizations.

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Advanced Organizational Development: Guiding Organizations through Permanent Whitewater

  Dates: Coming 2014
  Location: Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  Faculty: William Pasmore
  Workshop Description: Welcome to the twenty-first century. Learn to become a permanent whitewater guide, rather than being swept away by the turbulent currents of change. What we need is an approach to change that lets us deal with multiple changes simultaneously, on a continuous basis. The change-learning spiral that you will learn about in this workshop is designed to do just that.


The International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (ICCCR)

The International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (ICCCR) develops and provides state-of-the-art instruction, training, and professional development for scholars/practitioners by exploring new content and pedagogical approaches for training and instruction in conflict resolution, cooperation, and social justice.  We will strive to become a magnet for diverse and excellent graduate level students from around the globe.  Developing sensitivity to cultural differences at the interface of theory, research, and practice is paramount.

Click this link to view ICCCR Summer 2014 Non-Credit Programs