Implementing EO13522: How FMCS Can Help Your Forum Succeed NFFE/IAM Region 5 Forest Service Council Labor/Management Symposium Reno, NV - October 27, 2010. Allison Beck, Deputy Director Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Washington, DC [email protected] TODAY’S GOAL.
How Can FMCS Help You?
Build Internal Capacity!
Imposed by Authority or Power
No Feedback (Assumes Leader Knows Best)
Full SupportConsensus Decision Making Module
Benefits of Consensus
Don't agree too quickly
Share information and ideas
Listen to others
Be open to ideas of others
“Since nobody’s saying anything, I guess we have consensus.”
“I don’t particularly agree, but if that is what the team wants, I won’t stand in the way.”
“Everybody in the group seemed comfortable, so I guess that’s what they’ve decided.”
CONSENSUS IS REACHED WHEN YOU CAN ANSWER…YES:
LET US HELP YOU SUCCEED!