The State of Victoria is working with Aboriginal Victorians as equal partners to develop a historic first treaty with the potential to redefine the relationship between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Victorians. Join us on International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples to discuss how this monumental process might shape local policy and land use planning in…
Online Training: Being an effective Councillor: Making a difference and doing it your way
Managing Conflict at Work (including post lockdown implications)
Online Training: Investigations: Truth and other lies
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LGiU and VLGA (Victorian Local Governance Association) bring you our latest Global Local Executive panel session. Moderated by Chris Eddy and VLGA CEO Kathryn Arndt, the panel will discuss community wealth building from their own varied perspectives and explore how local governments in both Australia and Scotland are utilising community wealth building initiatives, creating a…
This workshop is intended to develop an understanding of how conflicts arise and develop and what practical steps can be taken to resolve them quickly and confidently.
This programme has been specially written for Councillors who want to improve the way they manage their time. Full of useful tips, which are built around the Councillor role, the session will enable participants to: Set limits and boundaries on meetings Prioritise using a zoning system Manage emails and paperwork. Each delegate will receive a…
This is an essential course for Members who need to be able to read and summarise information from written text faster and more effectively. The seminar focuses on the different types of reading styles and encourages better retention of written material through the use of specific techniques.
This is a highly interactive session that has been developed for Councillors and Officers who want to improve their ability to store and retain information.
An enlightening entry-level session that will equip delegates to use predictable dialogue to their professional advantage when undertaking any manner of investigation.
Two evening seminars will help you consider your role and priorities. As a new councillor finding your feet, how do you plan to make your mark? What are the different ‘roles’ that you as a councillor might focus on, to do the most for your community?
Online Training: Beyond Coronavirus; A new type of culture for a new type of authority: The role of Organisational Development
These 2, 2-hour online workshops are an interactive opportunity to develop your awareness and understanding of the organisational implications of change and the way in which Organisational Development can be used to challenge and shift culture to where it needs to be. It’s a chance to share experiences and opportunities and stimulate ideas and possibilities.