|Interpersonal Communication Skills|
Establish a personal communication strategy that gives those around you the information they need to do their jobs successfully and feel psychologically comfortable. Through the understanding and application of interpersonal skills you will communicate more clearly and confidently. Learn approaches to listening that lead to more honest, direct and collaborative communication. Express yourself so that what you say weaves a fabric of safety and community into your work environment.
Communication is not just about how you talk and listen. It's about making connections with people. It's about being a cooperative and trusted team worker...a good friend...someone people can count on...someone they respect. People who talk to each other talk less about each other. People thrive in organizations where communication is clear, direct and honest. There's a greater sense of self-responsibility, fewer excuses and less finger-pointing. Creating a "Feedback loop" that promotes cooperation between you and your co-workers, managers and staff is important.
Chances are, your organization has become more team-oriented...or it's heading in that direction. Experts today consider communication to be the backbone of any effective team. So make sure you and your group are "all together" and seeking the same goals. Learn to:
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AGENDA FOR 8 HOUR INTERPERSONAL SKILLS SEMINAR
OPENING: Greeting to participants