Skills for emotionally charged conversations
Do you ever find yourself working in a group setting, such as a family meeting, where you need to utilize all your best coaching skills?
If you’d like to learn some tips and techniques from a group of experienced coaches, who often work in emotionally-charged family settings, check out this webinar recording with Galliard Founder Lisë Stewart and colleagues Kristen Ward and Andrew Powell as they discuss this important topic.
You’ll glean ideas about how to prepare for and structure the conversation and what to do when things start to move in a direction you hadn’t anticipated. These are great skills to refresh before the holidays when you might just need them!
About the presenters:
Lisë founded the Galliard Family Business Advisor Institute after almost twenty years in business consulting, specifically to work with small, family-owned businesses that needed support to effectively manage and grow their businesses while planning for future transitions in ownership and leadership. She is passionate about raising the awareness of the importance of family businesses as the foundation of our nation’s economy. She currently serves as Board Chair for the FBA Institute, and is the Principal-in-Charge of the Center for Family Business at EisnerAmper.
Kristen Ward is a Director and Senior Consultant in the Center for Family Business Excellence within the Private Business Services Practice. Kristen specializes in the areas of strategic planning, organization design, succession planning and talent development. She has experience with the unique challenges facing family businesses in growing their business as well as looking at transition and preparation of the next generation.
Andy Powell delivers leadership and organizational effectiveness consulting services, with a focus on leaders, teams and businesses in transition. Andy has over 25 years experience providing change management guidance and leadership for mergers, acquisitions, re-structures and major strategic shifts in manufacturing, industrial equipment sales, healthcare and biotech organizations.