Welcome

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Partnow Communications provides the catalyst to ignite energy, vision and passion for organizations and individuals so they can expand their collective capacity. I guide the processes and teach the skills you need to transform your life, relationships, organizations and the individuals in it. Working closely together, we develop a collaborative partnership to promote communication, community building and conflict transformation.

The results: Unleashed energy, re-ignited vision, committed relationships and staff, aligned in vision, building on strengths, partnering towards worthy goals in a positive and supportive environment.

Personal Excellence

I offer training sessions and coaching to help participants make lasting changes in attitudes and behavior through experiential and interactive learning. Practical, welcoming and results oriented, I help you build confidence and skills in a broad range of areas:

  • Speaking with Power & Poise
  • Self Management and Emotional Intelligence
  • People Skills for Wise Outcomes & Enhanced Relations

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Organizational Effectiveness

I provide the processes and skills you need to manifest your organization’s vision. My approach addresses the whole system, builds on your successes, and is client centered, to create sustainable transformation.

  • Team Building
  • Conflict Transformation
  • Leadership Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Change Management
  • Retreat Planning & Meeting Facilitation

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Community Building

My passion is to expand the collective capacity of groups through developing skills and practices to open up communication, collaboration, and creativity. I design and facilitate experiences for communities to discover shared vision, work through conflict, and release that energy to serve what they are trying to create.

  • Networking & Alliance Building
  • Mediation and Conflict Transformation
  • Large Group Processes and Dialogue
  • Compassionate Listening
  • Conversation Cafes
  • Restorative Justice and Restorative Circles

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