News: Confident Communication Skills Course

Posted on 17th July 2019

Confident & Effective Communication Skills – July

Delegates are given tools and techniques for dealing assertively and constructively with difficult behaviours in the workplace, leading to more positive outcomes. All in all it’s a course few can afford to miss if they value building better, more productive relationships in work and life.

SUBJECTS COVERED, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, INCLUDE:

  • Understanding the barriers to effective communication
  • The balance between verbal and non-verbal communication and using your natural rapport building skills
  • Using Email professionally and appropriately
  • The difference between Aggressive, Submissive and Assertive behaviour
  • How to choose a professional response and avoid your emotional instincts
  • Listening so you really understand and build relationships
  • Using assertive and positive language
  • Six useful assertive communication techniques and how to apply them
  • Dealing with difficult behaviour and situations with confidence

 

WHAT HAVE PREVIOUS PARTICIPANTS SAID

“I believed that I had good communication skills. I have however, been surprised at how much I learnt.” Kristina Goslelow, K&S Technology Ltd

“Very good, I learnt a lot due to this course about showing emotions and body language. Has helped me a lot to go back to work…thank you!”Jessica Batchelor, K& S Technology Ltd

“I found it very personal and met my needs perfectly.” Charlotte O’Rourke, Love Local Jobs.com

“The course delivered in terms of my objectives to learn how to effectively say no & be more assertive in communication. (I have) Gained confidence.” Hannah Mitchell, Fittleworth Medical Ltd

“There are some very useful tools included in this course which I am sure will be very helpful to me.” Rolf Bradley, Fittleworth Medical Ltd

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Testimonials

"The BHBPA is an energetic and vocal organisation that connects and empowers and informs the local business community acting as an effective conduit to local authority and other organisations. We are proud to be part of that community and the association."

Nick Broom, Managing Director
(PVL UK Ltd)

"Since joining BHBPA we have found it to be a dynamic and vibrant members’ organisation, with excellent, regular and informative meetings.

Peter Liddell does a first class job in ensuring that members’ interests are aired and addressed.
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Mark O'Shea, Partner
(Rawlison Butler)

"The BHBPA is the most effective and dynamic business organisation I have ever worked with in over 30 years in Local Government. It has a very active and large membership whose points of view are taken seriously by all government structures. Peter Liddell does an excellent job in providing unique and enjoyable networking opportunities where members interact and discuss points of mutual interest. It provides a forum for businesses to discuss common issues, to share experiences and to play a powerful and meaningful role in the Burgess Hill community. The BHBPA provides important and credible support for all its members and ensures that their best interests are represented where necessary. "

Steve Cridland, CEO
(Burgess Hill Town Council)

"This association was started with a lot of effort from a few local businessmen and has proved to be a very powerful and useful tool for our business. The BHBPA has influence at the top level; when action is needed, the BHBPA gets it done. We are kept in touch with all that is happening on our doorstep and will often act because of what is published in the weekly emails / newsletters."

Steve Mooney
(Steven Mooney Machinery)