The Art of Conversation

Women in Management Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

Start Date: 19 Mar 2015

Start Time: 6:30 PM

End Time: 9:00 PM

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Capacity: 39

Venue: BPP University - Room L5, 2 St Mary Axe, London, EC3A 8BF › View map

Member price: £12.00

Non-member price: £18.00

Event Capacity: Full

Good conversation is at the heart of networking, meetings, interviews, negotiations and raising your profile. It can ease your way in work, enabling you to build alliances, create strong relationships with staff, bosses and clients, succeed at interviews, motivate and inspire.

But conversation is something most of us were never taught! Why is it some of us are stuck for words, but others blabber or can’t stop? What is it that some people have naturally which enables them to converse comfortably and easily, to engage people and build better relationships?

Good conversational skills can transform every aspect of your working life. The simplest conversation can hold a hidden thread of the most fulfilling connection … if you know the secret.

Join us for this event with our speaker Judy Apps, Coach, Voice of Influence.

The event focuses on improving communication skills in general and in particular will  help to:

  • Discover the 3 basic skills that underpin successful conversations
  • Learn how to get on someone’s wavelength and influence the flow of a conversation
  • Become familiar with 5 different levels of conversation for different purposes

Event Programme:

18:30   Registration
18:45  Presentation
19:45  Q & A
 20:00  Networking

 

Speakers

Judy Apps

Judy Apps - Coach, Voice of Influence

Combining the skills of a performing arts and business management background, Judy has spent many years unravelling the secrets of how great leaders inspire others, and now teaches communication skills to people from all walks of life – from executives on the board of major international corporations to media people, politicians, and individuals just wanting to find the best of themselves. She has written four books on voice and communication, including Voice and Speaking Skills For Dummies and Butterflies and Sweaty Palms. The Art of Conversation is her latest book, published by Capstone.

Additional Information

Nibbles and wine will be provided.

 

Facilities

  • Refreshments provided

Enquiries contact

Questions about this event should be addressed to Networks Support at networks.support@managers.org.uk or by telephone on 01536 207394.

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