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Solution Focus in Organizations

From the date of publication of Susanne Burgstaller´s new book entitled “Solution Focus in Organizations. Consulting and leading with a view to the future.” Heidelberg (Carl Auer Publishers) in March 2015, we offer two short formats in which you and your employees can inform yourselves about the content of the book.

Workshop: “Solution Focus in Organizations. Consulting and leading from the future.”

In this highly interactive workshop introduction, the author provides a basic understanding of what constitutes solution-focused work. She presents the essential features of the latest version of the solution-focused approach, introduces you to the most important SF tools, and describes the range of applications in organizations. You have the opportunity to select a workshop module in the particular area of application you are most interested in. Here is a list of potential areas of application:

  • organizational development
  • strategy
  • change management
  • human resource development
  • training
  • conducting solution-focused conversations (for coaching or conversations with staff members)
  • team building

The range of workshop topics is:

  • What is solution focus? – Advantages and benefits of an innovative approach
  • Quick start with solution focus: Everything in a nutshell
  • A little bit of background…
  • The solution-focused “model” as a basis for your own applications
  • The family of solution-focused tools
  • Fields of application of solution focus in the organization
  • Solution focus in the subject area of your choice

IMG_5458At the end of the workshop you should have a basic understanding of the approach, have tested several solution-focused tools and be able to apply them, and have discovered new potential application areas for solution focus in your organization.

For each participant a copy of the book is included in the workshop fee.

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We also customize workshops for your particular needs and deliver them in-house. Should you be interested in the application of solution focus in topic areas such as conflict management, large-group interventions, mergers and acquisitions, or risk management we are happy to connect you to the book´s co-authors.

Presentation “Solution Focus in Organizations. Consulting and leading from the future.”

In this highly informative lecture, the author explains the main characteristics of solution focus, presents the most important tools, and describes the range of applications in organizations. She gives an overview of the following topics:

  • What is solution focus? – Advantages and benefits of an innovative approach
  • Quick start with solution focus: Everything in a nutshell
  • A little bit of background…
  • The solution-focused “model” as a basis for your own applications
  • The family of solution-focused tools
  • Fields of application solution focus in the organization

At the end of the lecture you should have a basic understanding of the approach, have tested at least one solution-focused tool and be able to apply it, and have discovered new potential applications for solution focus in your organization.

 Contact us for a quote!