Welcome to the Discussion Forum for participants of the Creating Productive Partnerships online course!
Now that you've learned some elements needed to make partnerships productive...let's hear your personal experiences with productive partnerships.
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Course Assignment: For those of you who have taken the course, think about the types of partnerships that your agency has been involved in (or that you've been involved in through other aspects of your life). Identify a partnership that you are aware of or are (or have been) involved in that worked really well. In your opinion, what made it so successful? How were those elements that made it so successful happen?
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