Communication Skills Seminars
Course 1 -
Developing Effective Communication Strategies For Greater
Have you ever wondered why it seems so difficult to talk
with some people and so easy to talk with others? Can you
recall an occasion where you met someone for the first time
and immediately liked that person? Something about the
individual made you feel comfortable.
major goal of this workshop is to help participants
understand the impact that their communication skills have
on other people. They will also explore how improving these
skills can make it easier for them to get along in the
workplace, and in life.
will spend the first part of the day getting to know
participants and discussing what will take place during the
workshop. Students will also have an opportunity to identify
their personal learning objectives.
Creating Positive Relationships
this session, participants will explore ten ways to build
positive relationships, including using uplifting messages.
confidence in our ability to express ourselves well and to
keep our composure in difficult situations can be a crucial
asset in the workplace. In this session, participants will
complete a self-confidence assessment. Then, the group will
discuss ways to improve their self-confidence.
this session, you will help participants identify their
communication strengths and weaknesses through several
a large group case study, participants will work in small
groups to discuss barriers to communication. Participants
will also complete a short exercise to help them develop a
habit of mindfulness.
session will examine questioning skills (including open
questions, closed questions, and probing) through a lecture
and a pairs exercise.
Participants will work on their listening skills by
participating in two quizzes and several group exercises. We
have also provided two lectures for the trainer.
start the second day, the trainer will talk about the idea
of body language in a lecture. Then, participants will
complete a small group exercise and a large group exercise
to explore the concept further.
activity will allow participants to take a more objective
look at the advantages and disadvantages of both sides of
different dichotomies related to communication styles.
Creating a Positive Self-Image
this session, we will look at the things people determine
from your appearance. Participants will explore this idea
further using the pictures gathered from the pre-assignment.
The session will conclude with a self-evaluation exercise.
Frame of Reference
session will explore our frame of reference and the
assumptions that we make. Participants will also take place
in an activity that will strengthen their ability to speak
about communication concepts more easily.
Techniques for the Workplace
this session, participants will learn about two key elements
of an effective message: preparation and delivery.
see ourselves has an impact on how we interact with others.
Through lecture, case studies, and discussion, this session
will investigate ways that participants can improve their
self-image and thereby deal with difficult situations
assertively and positively.