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Understanding and employing effective communication techniques in the work environment can go a long way to helping you achieve your aims. Humans are unique in being able to use words to communicate and yet we so often get it wrong. Great communication goes beyond the words used – it’s about listening well, reading signals, structuring conversations and keeping the feedback loop going.
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On-demand digital learning playlist
Live session delivered virtually or in-person
Supporting on-demand digital learning playlists | 30-minute follow up coaching session (optional extra for teams)
For our learning journeys we use our proven excite, engage, embed method to ensure the learning experience is engaging and the learning is sustained. We have two learning journey options available on this topic. The full details of the programmes can be viewed by clicking on either of the title buttons below.
Course Code: OV-BCS
2 x half-day live session delivered virtually or in-person | 6-8 hrs on-demand learning | 30-minute coaching session (optional extra for teams)
This is available for individuals, groups and teams
Part of our Core Library
Understanding and employing effective communication techniques at work can help you achieve your objectives, build strong relationships and improve outcomes for everyone. This practical course focuses on all of the critical elements of communication, and you will leave the course with a plan to develop your confidence and competence in a range of communication techniques.
You will also take away tips, techniques and templates to support you in implementing your communication skills back in the workplace.
This course is for anyone wishing to learn and apply higher-level communication techniques to increase effectiveness and improve relationships.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
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Assertiveness at Work
Live session delivered virtually or in-person. Up to 15 people per programme.
Course Code: OV-CWI
half-day live session delivered virtually or in-person | 6-8 hrs on-demand learning | 30-minute coaching session (optional extra for teams)
This practical and highly interactive workshop is designed to enable you to consider the purpose and outcomes required from workplace communications and develop the skills, confidence and energy to create the impact you choose when you choose to create it. You will have the opportunity to practise powerful new tools and techniques in a safe environment and you will take away practical steps for more credible and effective communication with any audience. The aim is to equip you with everything you need to build your communication capacity at all levels - whether it be interpersonal, organisational or external, and enable you to become a leader communicator who connects and resonates with any stakeholder.
Suitable for anyone who would like to develop the skills to communicate with greater impact in the workplace.
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Developing Your Leadership Presence
Available for delivery to groups and teams, our bite-size learning sessions are short bursts of knowledge covering the what, why, and how of a topic, and delivered at pace. Expert-led sessions can be delivered virtually, face-to-face, or you can choose a combination, and they can be run either standalone or up to three sessions in a day.
Course Code: VILT-CE
90-minute live session delivered virtually or in-person (Perfect for use as part of a blended learning programme)
This is available for groups and teams
This highly interactive 90-minute session introduces you to the core skills that underpin effective communication: skilled questioning, focused listening and congruent non-verbal signalling. You will learn and practice using all these skills to achieve greater success and openness in your workplace relationships, which will improve your overall confidence in communicating effectively.
This short session is suitable for anyone who wants to apply questioning and listening techniques to communicate with greater effect in the workplace.
By the end of this session, you will be able to:
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Find out more about our learning content… we provide a range of formats and media types to support different learning styles, and time pressures and to keep the learning engaging. Find out more about the different modalities and view some examples…
Use our building blocks approach to create a customised programme to suit your specific needs and context, at the pace you need.
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Choose the core blocks you want (from our content library)
Consider what blocks you want to customise (to make it your own)
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We’ll create the optimum journey for your learners
To help achieve the pace and agility you need, we encourage you to make use of what we already have (our core library) and make it your own. There’s no need to ‘recreate the wheel’ - build from what we have ‘ready to go’ and then customise what you need to.
Choose from across our range of 100+ core topic areas.
Successful learning programmes don’t just happen by accident: Our 4E learning journey model ensures maximum transformational power (and it’s informed by decades of adult learning best practices and proven real-life hybrid learning effectiveness).