ICMA Coaching Program: Tools to Resolve Tough Issues in Your Community

ICMA Coaching Program: Tools to Resolve Tough Issues in Your Community

Tools to Resolve Tough Issues in Your Community

ICMA Coaching Program Webinar

10:00 – 11:30 AM PDT, Thursday, November 9, 2017

Advance registration required for this no-charge webinar

Webinar topics:

  1. What are challenging, controversial issues that local governments face?
  2. What are best practices that local government professionals can apply to help their communities resolve them?
  3. What are effective ways for professionals to develop this skill set?


  • Leaders from across the U.S.

Audience: all employees, especially those engaging the public on controversial topics

Meets Practice 2 (Policy Facilitation) and 14 (Advocacy and Interpersonal Communication) of ICMA’s Practices for Effective Local Government Leadership.

  1. Register in advance for the webinar:


  1. Connect with the webinar and audio:

Use your logon information from the email confirmation you receive via email from GoToWebinar. We recommend the telephone option dial-in number provided by GoToWebinar for sound quality.

  1. Ask questions:

You may submit questions anonymously via email to ICMACoaching@DonMaruska.com in advance or via the webinar during the panel discussion.

  1. Presenters’ presentation materials: We post these with the agenda at “Agendas & Archives” tab of icma.org/coachingwebinars. The PPT will be available at least 24 hours before the webinar.

ICMA Coaching Program Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors:  ICMA-RC

Gold Sponsors: ICMA and Cal-ICMA

ICMA State Association Coaching Partners: Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin

Outreach Partners:  Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators, ELGL, International Hispanic Network, League of Women in Government, National Forum for Black Public Administrators, and Women Leading Government.

Presented by

Don Maruska, MBA, JD, Master Certified Coach
Director, ICMA Coaching Program – thrive in local government
See “Coaching Corner” at http://icma.org/coaching