Local Official Training
Many local officials are elected without having any formal training on how to conduct meetings or even how to effectively participate in meetings. While they do some training before taking office, elected officials can benefit from additional training like continuing education that many professions require.
The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension service can be a valuable resource for additional training. While we can provide very specialized training or resources mentioned below, we can provide training on many topics ranging from using parliamentary procedure effectively and how to streamline meetings.
Communication is a process of sending and receiving messages. Each person has his/her own style of gathering, organizing and using the skills and knowledge that is presented to them.Learn more about effective communication and listening.