What to Expect from Online Training in How to Respectfully Disagree

Learn how to disagree respectfully by responding to ideas in an effective, peaceful way. PLA’s online training course includes:

  • Preserving Relationships by Responding Effectively
  • Best Practices for Disagreeing and Responding to Ideas

  • 4-Step Process for Responding to Disagreeable Ideas

  • Roleplay Analysis

  • Learning Assessments & Certificate of Completion

Our asynchronous Training Workshop on Disagreeing Respectfully by Responding to Difficult Ideas utilizes our industry-leading methods, which have been successfully taught and applied to participants in more than 60 industries around North America, from small retail shops to Fortune 100 companies.


– Overview of why responding respectfully is important for long-term relationships

– The significance of open-mindedness and curiosity

– Active Listening vs Reflective Listening

– When to use validation before immediately responding

– Learn to pause and consider, even when you don’t agree

– Creating a space for collaboration to solve challenges or problems

– A practical 4-step conversation sequence for responding to difficult ideas

**Approximately 60 minutes to complete**

**Includes interactive practice exercises and multi-media lessons**

**Includes Learning Assessments and Certificate of Completion**

Course Instructor

Dr. Jeremy Pollack is a leader in the field of workplace conflict resolution and peacebuilding. He is the Founder of Pollack Peacebuilding Systems, an international conflict resolution consulting firm. Dr. Pollack coaches and trains executives and employees at a variety of levels and industries, from Fortune 500 companies to major non-profits. He has a Ph.D. in Psychology and an M.A. in Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding. Read more about Dr. Pollack HERE.

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What Our Clients Say

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Safa Harak

Project Manager,
Habitat for Humanity

“The program exceeded my expectations. The content was both holistic and specific, the coaches were knowledgeable and supportive, and the course materials were very useful and well-designed.”

Ayla Whittington

Creative Director,
Zen Media

“The content is structured in a way that is easy to understand and the frameworks they built make it memorable. Thank you for creating such an impactful course which has helped me build the foundation of my leadership style.”

Nicole Wingfield

RN Clinic Director,
So Others Might Eat (SOME)

“This course has made me more aware of my weaknesses and strengths as a leader. Most importantly, I’ve learned that leadership is something that will always need cultivating.”

Responding to Difficult Ideas & Disagreeing Respectfully

Learn to disagree and respond to difficult ideas in a curious, respectful manner.

Course Provider: Organization

Course Provider Name: Peaceful Leaders Academy

Course Provider URL: https://peacefulleadersacademy.com/

Course Mode: Online

Course Workload: PT1H

Course Type: Paid

Course Currency: USD

Course Price: 49

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