"OUR TEAM HAS ALREADY NOTICED A POSITIVE CHANGE IN HOW WE INTERACT WITH EACH OTHER! We are able to be much more open and honest in our communication. I feel as if I can “speak up” without being “shot down” or told, “that’s not the way we do it here.”"
"The work you brought to our organization has already been helpful to the whole organization but also to our team. We are a much more powerful team now and can do the work that needs to be done for our clients. Thank you!"
"This has been a great experience, especially to get to know a new group of people and to learn to work together even when we are so different! Thank you!!!"
Unleash the synergistic potential of your teams with this asset based approach to team growth and development
Identifying and eliciting the strengths of similar and divergent personalities
Developing a culture of growth that is open to sharing ideas and trying new things
Celebrating collegial successes without tripping over professional jealousy
Fostering a shared sense of family/team among an organization
Building trust, honor and collaboration among colleagues and departments
Creating healthy channels of communication and the skills to keep it going
Give your staff or team a boost with a synergy retreat to enhance appreciation, collaboration and communication among leadership, staff and teams.
"I believe schools, businesses and companies who provide public service MUST take part in this training! It will guide, show them clarity, and strengthen their capacity to learn and become more accepting, self aware, and responsive within their teams and to those they serve. Their whole culture will change for the better!"
"Intercultural synergy has been such an amazing training for me personally! I learned so much about myself and those around me. I am more aware of my working environment and how to work with, talk to, and relate to my coworkers. It has taught me what a good working environment can look like and how to be a better teammate myself. Thank you very much! "
"Dr. Martinez provided great ways to help our staff see how "the whole is greater than the sum of its parts." Working as a collaborative and culturally proficient team means understanding how OUR DIFFERENCES ARE ASSETS! Thank you!"
"This was a useful time of learning to work together! It was fascinating to learn about the different perspectives on time, relationships, task, cultures, etc. It was difficult to reflect on myself - but in the end to offer grace to myself and others. And it all happened in a safe environment created by the instructor. "
Three part series fostering intercultural awareness, respect, equity, collaboration and communication
Building appreciation and responsiveness to cultural distinctives and strengths within a team and among those you serve.
Encountering the power of language to reveal hidden prejudice, create connections, heal relationships and foster equity.
Daring to dialogue about important issues and working through miscommunication & conflict with authenticity, humility and cultural competency.