Good Conversations: Essential Building Blocks for Effective Change

Monday, June 5th from 5:30-7:30pm


@ International Technological University
2711 N 1st St., San Jose, CA 95134

with Mary V. Gelinas, Ed.D.

Conducting good conversations is a critical tool for leaders, Organization Development consultants, process designers, and facilitators. To create change for good, you need to be able to create conversations, and help others create conversations, where people can see, contribute and evoke the greater good in themselves, their colleagues and direct reports.

Difficult conversations are, well, difficult. They become even more difficult when changes being initiated are substantial and the stakes are high. The current climate is not making this easier. It appears we are having a harder time listening to one another and an easier time vilifying  Read more...

Jerry Talley - The Nuts & Bolts of Consulting

A Silicon Valley OD Network Legacy Series Event

– Are you currently an internal OD practitioner, wondering if you could convert your expertise to an external consulting career?
– Have you launched your consulting practice and are not yet finding the type or volume of work you want?
If you answered YES to either of these questions, then this two-part workshop series is for you.

Learn about becoming a consultant and how to be a more effective consultant.

Saturday May 20th & June 3rd
from 10am – 1pm both days
for only $20
Eventbrite - SVODN Legacy Series: The Nuts ‘N Bolts of Consulting

For the last 40 years, Jerry Talley has had over 450 consulting engagements in organization development with clients from all backgrounds here in the Bay Area.  He is also the founder of SVODN as well as it’s current Advisory Council chair

Key Concepts

–  Make the shift from being an expert to being a consultant
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