The (USGS) Fort Collins Science Center will be hosting the Strategies and Tactics Course for Natural Resource Professionals on November 19-21, 2013. The training is lead by social science researcher Nina Burkardt and team, and is a mix of lecture, hands-on training, and discussion, with an emphasis on practical activities. The training helps to prepare participants to successfully lead a negotiating team, apply negotiation strategies to a variety of management situations, and coach others in the negotiation process. As a prerequisite for the course, basic negotiation training or prior negotiation experience is required. Registration is open for this three-day course, and the cost is $850.