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Communicate Your Way to the Top! Communication Strategies for Female Leaders Who Want to Stand Out
Tuesday 06/20/2017 07:00 AM - 08:15 AM Add to calendar
1.25 SHRM PDCs | Competencies: Leadership & Navigation, Communication
Workplace Application:
You will learn effective communication strategies on how to be assertive and authentic, so you can speak up, stand up, and stand out. 

Effective communication as a female leader in the workplace is no longer a beneficial skill, it's an essential one. You will learn how to both demonstrate and demand respect, regardless of your audience. This session will help you understand how and when it pays to be assertive, and what that looks like. You will also uncover key techniques that will enable you to engage in powerful conversations across different personalities, cultures, and generations. This session will help you:

  • Gain valuable insights into your own communication habits, as well as how to leverage an understanding of all other communication styles.
  • Learn how to craft your communications according to your audience and desired outcomes. 
  • Discover the common ground between your personality and the many different personalities of your co-workers.
  • Explore the key active listening techniques that will positively impact your business communications.
  • Understand the differences between passive, assertive, and aggressive communication, and when to utilize each one.
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Carol Leonie Maria Schulte, Facilitator,
Living BIG, Toronto