Communicating Across Cultures
Standard Price: $ 225.00
Course Length: 0.5 day
Preparing and delivering a presentation may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. In this course, you’ll learn the basics of preparing, designing, and giving presentations that will stick with your audience. You’ll explore the importance of knowing your audience and purpose. You’ll also learn how to organize and structure a presentation and tips for designing visual aids that can enhance it. Finally, you’ll receive public speaking tips to help you feel more confident about presenting to an audience.
Virtual short courses do not include materials or headsets.
Critical thinking is the ability to correctly understand information, asituation, or problem from different perspectives in order to take or suggestthe best possible action. In business, it’s truly an essential skill forsuccess-and a proven way to distinguish yourself and your organizationalcontributions. Critical thinking skills provide ways to arrive at betterdecisions with greater confidence and can help you clearly determine whatmatters in the face of any business challenge.
Utilizing models, application, and skills practice, this seminar gives you theknowledge and tools you need to effectively apply critical thinking in yourorganization. Rather than focusing on the science of critical thinking, thecourse explores the art of applying critical thinking skills in a businesssetting and gives you hands-on practice and feedback so you can use itimmediately when you return to work.
This blended learning course combines instructor-led training with onlinepre- and post-seminar assessments, tune-up courses, and other resources toprovide a compelling and more comprehensive experience for you, maximize yourtraining goals, and produce a greater return-on-investment for you and youremployer.
Complexity, globalization, matrix organizations, cross-functional projects, partnerships, and virtual teams all mean you need to get things done through a greater number of people, both inside and outside the organization. The challenge in all of these situations is achieving your goals when they require the support, buy-in, and agreement of others you likely have no authority over.
The solution is the power of influence. Influence is the ability to have a positive impact on the decisions, actions, and opinions of others. It is about persuading and motivating people to take action willingly. Even if you have authority or positional power, you will be more successful if you learn how to use the power of influence as you interact with others in the workplace.
In this course, you will explore the four essential competencies of successful influencers. You will get tips and learn techniques to help you master the competencies, and you will get opportunities to practice and apply the competencies to case studies and your own situations.
Whether you’re an IT professional, engineer, scientist, or researcher, communicating with others-both technical and non-technical professionals-is an essential part of the job. In this seminar, you will gain the interpersonal and communication tools you need to ensure mutual clarity and understanding when dealing with others, so you can maximize all your business interactions and achieve your critical goals.