This interactive session will combine training and illustrations from the speaker with personalized application for attendees. This session will appeal to leaders who need to explain their area of expertise clearly when they interact with others in and outside of their field. It is especially helpful for those in highly technical fields who want to seek funding or collaborate with others in different departments or disciplines.
Communication "blind spots" can prevent a good leader from becoming great. Strong communicators can recognize quickly when they need to reframe a statement or present data in a different way to explain their ideas more effectively
This hands-on interactive session will give leaders in research and science an inside look at how to speak the language of the clients and partners they hope to work with, which will lead to more effective meetings and presentations. They will learn how to interact more effectively with a variety of audiences and know what questions to ask before every meeting to ensure that they are prepared with the best information for the specific audience. We will illustrate how to uncover your hidden curse of knowledge, apply the principles of emotional intelligence to become a more powerful leader, and build strong bridges between yourself and others for more effective collaboration.
identify their own curse of knowledge that can hinder clear communication
identify one key principles of emotional intelligence that make a more powerful leader
describe the 4 -step process to build strong bridges between themselves and clients or partners