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 …

The Power of ONE

  It only takes ONE individual, making ONE decision, at ONE organization, to risk the reputation of the entire brand.  ONE incident at ONE restaurant (Details), initiated by ONE employee, creates negative publicity for the owning organization and all restaurants under the same umbrella.  ONE agency member, making ONE decision, from ONE precinct, can risk …

Wounds opened and reopened

Excerpt from the Introduction to Discussions Matter: Incidents are occurring that have left communities, families, and law enforcement officials mourning.  Those incidents have also resulted in fear, anger, and devastation, with social media driving those emotions to heightened levels unknown in the past.  Wounds are opened and reopened without time to heal before another incident …

How does Discussions Matter work?

I'm glad you asked! Identify a discussion facilitator.  Your facilitator may be a law enforcement leader, internal trainer, police academy trainer or educator with a law enforcement background.  The Discussions Matter Facilitator Guide provides step by step guidelines to support successful discussions, as well as the FREE Discussions Matter Facilitator eLearning. Distribute Discussions Matter Workbooks.  …

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 …