Mendocino Facilitation Skills for Chaotic Times - 2017-2018

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October 5, 2017 - March 2, 2018

The challenges of working in today’s organizations have become more complex and less predictable. In a world that is quickly becoming more connected through technology, there is a growing need to improve our leadership and communication skills. This intensive training program provides participants with understandings about organizational systems, leadership, and skills to facilitate the most demanding, challenging and creative types of group interactions.

What you will get from the training:

  1. Deeper insights into your leadership style, strengths, and areas of improvement.
  2. A tool bag full of facilitation skills and processes.
  3. Understandings and strategies to deal with change management.
  4. Ability to diagnose situations in your teams and organization and a process for designing the right interventions and preventions.
  5. Strategies to build greater levels of sustainability into your programs and organizations.

Team Focus:

This program is designed for leaders and members of leadership teams who want to focus on their organizational issues while learning the various models, frameworks, processes and skills. If you have questions about your readiness to participate in this program, please give Steve a call at 707 463-2088.

Training dates:

October 5 - 6, 2017  (Please note that this is a two-day seminar that lays out the framework for the entire program)

November 3, 2017

December 1, 2017

January 5, 2018

February 2, 2018

March 2, 2018

Your Instructor:

Steve Zuieback is a management consultant and master facilitator with over 30 years of experience of working with global corporations, non-profits, community organizations and teams. Steve's special interests are in the areas Education and the Environment.


“Steve Zuieback’s facilitation workshop was incredibly fun and informative.  As a city manager, I draw upon the skills I gained on a daily basis while preparing for and participating in discussions, negotiations, and public meetings.” 
 - Linda Ruffing, Ft. Bragg City Manager

“This is a class for our time. Steve Zuieback has well-honed knowledge, skills that he imparts about leading groups through their stuck places, creating stronger functioning organizations as a result. Then there's the great networking that results from the focus on real community issues with other folks working for the common good here. I highly recommend this series of classes.” 
Mary Anne Landis, Former Mayor of Ukiah  


Mendocino County Office of Education
Steve Zuieback 
Phone: (707) 463-2088



Registration: Deadline for registration is September 18, 2017

To register:

1.  Register online using Paypal or a credit card.

2. To save a space in the training simply send an email to

2. To pay through a purchase order or by check please click on this link to the Registration form. Mail the form to Synectics, LLC - 208 Banker Blvd, Ukiah, CA.  95482



Register Now

Registration: Deadline for registration is September 29, 2017

For additional registration information, please contact Steve Zuieback at 707 463-2088