The core of our practice is focused on three related and emerging fields:
The common thread between these practice
areas is communication. At Zikman Collaborative Strategies, we use cutting edge techniques and proven implementation tools to create highly engaging strategies to meet our clients’ communication needs.
Founder Steve Zikman has more than 25 years of experience helping people and organizations communicate more effectively. From designing more robust models for public engagement on land use and environmental matters to the resolution of highly charged issues in the workplace, Mr. Zikman’s persistence, creativity and reassuring approach have produced a roster of positive results.
Mr. Zikman is a member of the State Bar of California, the National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation, the International Association for Public Participation, and the National Charrette Institute. Mr. Zikman is on the Council of Distinguished Advisors and is a Fellow at Pepperdine University's Straus Institute of Dispute Resolution.
At Zikman Collaborative Strategies, we are also leaders in transforming the quality of communication and level of audience interactivity at conference events worldwide. By helping meeting planners unconference, we facilitate the transition from ‘old school’ panel-oriented formats to audience-centered engagement methodologies that capture all of the wisdom in the room.