Like any other organization, a monastic community has to deal with internal and extermal partners: members of the community, guests, emplyees, parishes......

These relations are decisive for the lon-term success and survival of an organization. Leader have to shape these relations in a sustainable. way.

 There are simple and efficient guidelines for the process of common listening and discernment required to develop a strategy truly in touch with reality. This module introduces to these guidelines through practical exercises that can be easily applied to the monastic environment.