Usher Board Negotiations

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Usher Board Negotiations

Andre Toliver

HR595 Negotiation Skills
Professor: Douglas Buck
October 16, 2011

Overview of Organization…………….………………………………..………………............3-4
Executive Summary…………………….…………………………………..……………….….5-7
An Analysis of the Data Collected and an Identified Training Need………………..….…….. 7-8
The Training/Intervention Strategy to Address the Need………..…….…………………...….9-11
The Training Cost Quantified………………….……………………………………….…….11-13
The Training Evaluation…………………………………….………………………………..13-14

Proposal Overview This proposal will address the scheduling of usher duties and responsibilities that are required. Service to the church is very important and it comes with responsibilities that are church oriented with service to the church community (Schoeder, 1997). The importance of usher membership and their responsiblities to the church has a definite substantial impact in meeting the needs of people and in keeping the church service running smoothly (Parrott, 2002). As a body, there are about 40 to 50 usher members who have different schedules to be available for working usher time periods. Of this group, 27 of them are very experienced, 15 are teenagers, and 8 are junior ushers. Some of them want to change their schedule usher hours to make their personal lives away from the church more manageable and convienent. Others want to change scheduled meeting times from every first Saturday of the month to either Wednesday night before bible study or on Sunday immediately after service. The main point seems to be what is the most convienent schedule change for the entire usher group. My main question is do we go with the majority or do we express our personal feelings about our responsibilities as they are connected to the schedule of…...

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