Put your best foot forward this spring by preparing for hard decisions or difficult conversations with Crucial Conversations® . Crucial Conversations is an online, self-paced course that focuses on the skills that foster open dialog around high stakes, emotional, or risky topics. You will learn how to speak persuasively, foster teamwork and make better decisions.
The course includes:
- Online self-paced class with 1:1 coaching and support from UNM Ombuds
- Downloadable Toolkit (a reference guide to the online Crucial Conversations® content)
- Crucial Conversations® e-book
- 1:1 Ombuds coaching, support, and check-ins
Upcoming Summer Kick-off dates are from noon to 1 p.m. on the following dates:
June 2 | July 12
Choose the kick-off date that works for you and then complete your course within 90 days of your kick-off date. More dates scheduled for summer and fall!
This class is free, but materials cost $250 per person. There are two options for paying the cost:
Your department may pay the $250 materials fee via an index number transfer, processed through Ombuds Services.
An individual may use tuition remission. This option is processed through UNM Continuing Education and with their administrative fee, the total, including the $250 materials fee, is $385. Register here for the UNM CE option.
To learn more about the program or to register: Ombuds Flyer and Registration Form.