Discussions Matter is HERE!

“Discussions Matter to Law Enforcement” is a Guide and Workbook for Law Enforcement Officials Committed to Changing the Status Quo.  The Workbook is divided into 5 Topics designed to engage members of Police agencies in discussions that matter, toward impacting positive change.  Discussions occur during small group meetings, preceded by review of content which includes such…

Coming soon to Northeast Ohio!!!

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Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 As I commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. today, I reflect on the WHY of Discussions Matter.  The quote in this image is the answer to WHY now, WHY Discussions Matter.  I designed and developed the Discussions Matter Guide and Workbook, with accompanying Facilitator Guide and resources, not with significant financial gain in mind, but…

Continuous Improvement

You will notice a change in the look and feel of the Discussions Matter website.  I continue to update and upgrade for the present and future, but the past content remains the same and is always available for reflection!  Continuous improvement is important in our everyday lives.  While we’d like to stay in our comfort…

IACP 2017 – Discussions Matter First Show

Today is Day 2 of the 2017 International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference.  The conference is the official debut of Discussions Matter to Law Enforcement: A Guide and Workbook for Law Enforcement Officials Committed to Changing the Status Quo.  It has truly been a great opportunity to speak to so many law enforcement…

Discussions Matter Introduction & IACP

If you missed the Introduction to the Discussions Matter series, this is a link to the slides shared during the sessions!  An introduction to discussions matter to law enforcement. If you are attending the 2017 IACP Conference, stop by Booth #963 to learn more AND receive a free t-shirt when you place an order, while supplies…

IACP – Discussions Matter Booth #963!

If you are attending the IACP Conference, Stop by the Discussions Matter Booth #963! You will be able to purchase Discussions Matter training materials at a special IACP discounted price, and will receive a FREE gift with your purchase!  Come learn more about how Discussions Matter can support your agency LEOs!  I look forward to…

We all need bifocals!!

Admittedly, I am a frequent social media browser.  This has both pros and cons.  The pro is that I read and view content that informs and helps build knowledge.  The cons are many…including the fact that so many individuals are operating with a single lens prescription when they need bifocals. In other words, there are…

Discussions Matter is a Proud Sponsor of IADLEST!

I am SO PROUD to support the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards & Training (IADLEST) 2017 conference May 21-24, 2017! If you attend, look for Discussions Matter information in your bag! All attending, have a great conference and valuable discussions, because DISCUSSIONS MATTER! http://www.cvent.com/events/international-association-of-directors-of-law-enforcement-standards-and-training-2017-conference/event-summary-cf9f6de04f984ba7b6d6e6a5cf53158c.aspx  

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!

Get your Discussions Matter T-Shirt today! Show your community that DISCUSSIONS MATTER to YOU!!  2 weeks only! $15!! Black and/or white! Get both! The message is clearly relevant!  Discussions Matter POGO Spring 2017

Are you too busy “DOING”?

Oftentimes, we are so busy “doing”, that we neglect discussions that could improve our effectiveness in WHAT we are doing. Unfortunately, this results in reactive actions, versus taking the time to invest in improvement before issues occur. Discussions Matter training is a preventive solution – think of annual visits to your physician. It’s important that…