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icon Instructor Effective Workplace Communication
3 Hours

Studies indicate that, even among professional communicators, many conversations and emails are necessary to avoid and/or correct miscommunications. This workshop provides participants with tools to minimize the time we spend in ineffective conversations, emails and reports.

Attendees will learn to:

  • Identify our basic communication styles and those of colleagues and customers
  • Recognize the perceptions and filters we use that cloud or bias communication
  • Prevent emotions from causing lapses in professional interactions
  • Understand the importance in active listening techniques in conversation
  • Respond assertively without retreating into passivity or escalating conflict
Audience: A&P, Faculty, USPS, OPS, Student OPS

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