Communication Skills for Impact and Influence.
Having effective communication and presentation skills is essential in today's business environment. The ability to communicate effectively to clients and colleagues via presentation is critical to your success as a professional, regardless of your seniority. It is a skill to be learned, practiced, and continually developed.
Take your professional credibility to the next level by enhancing your communication skills tto the next level.
Approximately 40 hours
(1 hour per day)
Guided Learning Experience
Online modules and 90 minute live weekly lectures with Q&A.
Virtual Office Hours
Ask the instructors questions and get feedback live.
Chat and collaborate with your fellow cohort classmates.
What you will learn.
In most professional roles you'll be called upon to present in a variety of situations, including pitches, internal meetings, joint team and client meetings, training, or networking events, and others.
In this course you'll learn how to structure a presentation, to include insights and supporting data. You'll also learn some design principles for effective visuals and slides. You'll gain skills for client-facing communication - including public speaking, executive presence, and compelling storytelling.
Who will benefit from this course?
Organizational Development professionals
This course is designed for Industrial-Organizational psychologists, Organizational Development professionals, researchers, project managers, and leaders who want to enhance their knowledge, skills, and abilities to solve on-going issues and challenges utilizing the power of scholarly research.
Gain the Advantage
The foundations of this course stem from fundamental doctoral-level scholar-practitioner research courses and are designed to cultivate a new level of competence, authority, and credibility.
Select the appropriate type of presentation for the audience
Explain how to tailor a story for a given audience
Explain how to flex communication style to meet the needs of the audience
Synthesize different perspectives of persuasive communications
Demonstrate the power of stories in influential communication
Key Benefits and Features
Develop an advanced understanding of strategies to engage and involve the audience
Bring poise and professionalism to virtual presenting
Use nonverbal communication effectively
Cultivation of a new level of competence and authority
Certificate of training completion
Access to the community of Research Translators