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Communication

The Essential Skills

CANCELLED

Please consider registering for our Live Stream Workshop

May 13, 2020 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Winnipeg, Manitoba – Best Western Plus Airport

Trainer: Jessica Antony

Price: $ 219.00 (*early rate) $ 249.00 (regular rate) + tax
*early rate expires April 22, 2020

Workshop Description

Due to Covid-19 this workshop has been cancelled. Please consider registering for our Live Stream Workshop on May 13, 2020.

In order to survive and thrive in the 21st century workplace, we all need to master the fundamentals of communication. Our ability to communicate effectively is directly linked to our success in meeting the needs of employers, colleagues, customers, and clients. This workshop focuses on the core skills for communicating with clarity in the workplace. Participants will hone their verbal communication strategies including speaking and listening skills. They will also learn approaches for utilizing communication technologies such as phone, email, texts, and social media more effectively. This training will give participants tools and strategies to communicate with clarity and purpose while choosing the best medium for the message.

About This Workshop

Some of the Topics Included

  • The Complexity of Communication
  • Communication Styles
  • The Importance and Role of Body Language
  • Skills for Connecting with Others
  • Strategies for Speaking Effectively
  • Tools for Persuading Others
  • Phone Etiquette
  • Making Email Work for You and Your Recipients
  • Social Media and the Workplace

Target Audience

This is an introductory level workshop.

Method of Delivery

Presentation, video, demonstration of skills, experiential practice, personal reflection, and small group discussions.

 

About Our Workshops

About the Trainer

Jessica Antony

Portrait of Jessica Antony

Jessica is a communications professional who has provided leadership in her field for over a decade with a focus on project management and content creation. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Rhetoric and Communications and a Master’s degree in Media Studies. Jessica leads workshops on leadership, communication skills, content creation, and conflict resolution, and has taught a university-level writing course for over 10 years. In addition to her work as a workshop facilitator, she runs a communications consultancy firm where she provides facilitation, editorial, and strategic communication services to a wide variety of clients. In all of her work, Jessica believes in developing and maintaining respectful and trusting relationships with an awareness of and sensitivity to cultural differences, working styles, and desired outcomes. She is a dynamic and engaging presenter who is enthusiastic about understanding people’s communication styles and approaches in order to help them improve their ability to effectively and respectfully communicate with those around them.

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Venue

Winnipeg, Manitoba – Best Western Plus Airport
1715 Wellington Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0G1 Canada
Phone:
204-775-9889

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Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled seven or more days prior to the workshop/live stream are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively, you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than seven days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to take part in the event, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify ACHIEVE of the name of the alternate person.

We reserve the right to cancel an event due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrolment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop/live-stream fees only. Please make travel arrangements with this in mind.

Limited Seating

Register Early! To better facilitate group interaction, seating is limited.

Children and unregistered guests are not permitted in the meeting rooms.

You Will Receive

A spiral bound training manual and workshop certificate, as well as morning and afternoon refreshments. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon until 1:00 p.m., unless otherwise stated. For live-stream participants, you will receive a pdf copy of the manual.

Group Registration Instructions

To register a group for a workshop, choose the appropriate number you would like to register for the selected workshop, and fill in all the relevant information.

Concerns and Grievances

If concerns arise at any time throughout the registration process, please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180, or email [email protected].

Special Accommodations for Disabilities

Please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180 or [email protected] to discuss any special needs or accommodations you may require in order to have a positive learning experience.

Continuing Education Credit

While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: There are six continuing education credits earned for each day of training. For example, a one-day workshop earns six continuing education hours, while a two-day workshop earns 12 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.
See our Continuing Education Credits page for more information.