Effective communicator


Communication is the foundation for purposeful leadership and a high functioning team. This day-long immersion will cultivate leaders able to use critical communication skills to facilitate greater productivity and candor. The workshops, community engagement with young adults in the juvenile justice system, and team collaboration provide contextual learning opportunities for active listening, practicing nonverbal communication techniques and giving and receiving feedback.


Understanding & application of active listening, nonverbal communication & positive response techniques for enhanced trust & collaboration.

Ability to apply communication skills & behaviors to critical leadership roles & scenarios.

Understanding & articulating the value of providing & accepting feedback.

Ability to effectively facilitate & receive feedback: preparation, framing, delivery, collaborating for solutions & clarifying objections.

connect, inspire & transform in one unforgettable day

MORNING  // Breakfast & Intention Setting

MID-DAY  // Communication Competencies for Leading Productive Teams*

LUNCH  // Collaboration with young adults in the juvenile justice system

AFTERNOON // Tough Conversations: Giving & Receiving Candid Feedback*

EVENING  // Team Competition Cooking Class.

*Additional Workshop Options

Using a Growth Mindset to Communicate with Influence:

  • Understanding & responding effectively to fixed vs. growth mindset within the organization

  • Ability to use a growth mindset to communicate for greater influence with supervisors, peers & direct reports

Leveraging Communication Styles for Optimum Team Performance:

  • Understanding & articulating the strengths of four communication styles

  • Ability to lead with your personal communication style while integrating other styles to lead a more productive & inclusive team

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Each experience is facilitated by our curated faculty who have expertise & practical experience to coach your team to their full potential. It extends the learning & application of our experiences to real-time work situations.

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our community Engagement

Upwardly Global, our nonprofit partner for this experience, is focused on eliminating barriers for skilled immigrants and refugees and to integrate this population into the professional U.S. workforce. They are committed to building the United States into a country where skilled immigrants are seamlessly integrated into the professional workforce and the fabric of American life, and are recognized for the value they add to both.

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