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Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Communication is essential to our professional and personal lives, and the success of businesses depends on the exchange and flow of information and ideas from one person to another. Effective communication is best achieved through simple planning and control and is the key to success in business, especially in management.

Browse the list of communication skills courses and complete information requests for any that may be of interest to you.

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How to say 'No' and retain Customer Satisfaction - In-house Training
PTP Training & Marketing Ltd
Nationwide
Saying 'No is particularly difficult when dealing with customers but there are occasions where this is the only sensible course...
Effective Press Release Writing
Press Association Training
456 GBP
London
This one-day course from Press Association Training helps participants learn to write effective, maximum-impact press releases. The practical, hands-on format...
Positive Psychology at Work - Enhance Performance
Hemsley Fraser
569 GBP
London
Attend this one-day Positive Psychology at Work to Enhance Performance course and learn to identify your strengths and focus on...
Emphasis 360: online business-writing training
Emphasis Training Limited
Distance
Through this online course from Emphasis Training Limited, participants will learn how to transform their writing and experience of writing...
Writing A Journal For Personal Development
Open Study College
229 GBP
Distance
This Journaling course explores what is invloved with Journaling and how you can use it as a powerful resource in...
Masterclass in Being more Assertive and Confident in the Workplace - Half Day (pm)
PTP Training & Marketing Ltd
250 GBP
Multiple (7)
By being more assertive more of the time you will become more effective in your job. People will be more...
Masterclass in Being more Assertive and Confident in the Workplace - In-house Training
PTP Training & Marketing Ltd
Nationwide
By being more Assertive more of the time you will become more effective in your job. People will be more...
Writing Accurate Specifications for effective Supply Chain
CP Training Consortium
895 GBP
London
Specifications are the foundations of the procurement cycle, a poorly written or structured specification will be a major reason why...
Public Speaking
PTP Training & Marketing Ltd
450 GBP
Multiple (7)
Good Speech is a Means to an End and Not an End in Itself! Public speaking requires more of the...
MBAexpress: Teamwork & High Performance Teams
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
35 GBP
Distance
This unique and inspiring online course from The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is designed to help teams leverage the...
Writing for Online Audiences
Chartered Institute of Public Relations
550 GBP
London
Attend this workshop to learn how to write engaging online content. Delegates will learn how to apply the 'golden rules' of online...
How to Work Commercially
Dods Training
345 GBP
London
This one-day workshop from Dods Training will enable public sector staff to effectively procure goods and services from external suppliers....
Telephone techniques (You'll be happy or we won't invoice you)
Training Works
         
(3)
500 GBP
Nationwide
This cost effective, enjoyable, interactive program allows you to choose the most important modules for your managers. The delegates will undertake...
Training Management and Training of Trainers TOT
London Training for Excellence
2,515 GBP
Multiple (11)
Training is potentially the most powerful tool for personal and organizational development. Training professionals play a vital role in getting...
Minute Taking Made Easy
Activia Training
         
(126)
199 GBP
Multiple (9)
This intensive one-day training course has been designed to develop an understanding of the role of a minute taker, to...
Minute Taking Made Easy
Activia Training
Nationwide
This intensive one-day training course has been designed to develop an understanding of the role of a minute taker, to...
Mind Mapping For Business
Illumine Training
         
(15)
450 GBP
London
Enhance memory and the quality and flexibility of your thinking. Save time and become more efficient. Improve effectiveness in a...
Mind Mapping For Business
Illumine Training
         
(4)
Worldwide
Enhance memory and the quality and flexibility of your thinking. Save time and become more efficient. Improve effectiveness in a...
Customer care (If you're not happy we won't invoice you)
Training Works
         
(5)
500 GBP
Nationwide
This cost effective, enjoyable, interactive program allows you to choose the most important modules for your managers. The delegates will undertake...
Inspiring People
ODYSSEY.ONLINE
19 USD
Distance
This Inspiring People  training programme is designed to provide delegates with the tools and techniques to develop their leadership styles and inspire...
Delivering Tough Messages
STL
Nationwide
Courses never cancelled. Last minute rescheduling. 24 month delegate support forum. And more......
Improving Impact & Influence
Developing People International
2,595 GBP
Nationwide
This Improving Impact & Influence  course is designed to allow delegates to examine their approach to others, particularly how they interact with,...
Unleashing Creativity™ - 90 Minute FIT Workshop
Illumine Training
         
(1)
Worldwide
This Unleashing Creativity™ is a 90-minute in-house workshop that is designed to help professionals, teams and companies get creative. Throughout...
Mind Mapping Masterclass - 90 Minute FIT Workshop
Illumine Training
         
(6)
Worldwide
The FIT Sessions are 90 minute bite-size learning experiences that allow attendees to gain a rapid and practical overview of...
Managing customer care (You'll be happy or we won't invoice you)
Training Works
         
(1)
500 GBP
Nationwide
This cost effective, enjoyable, interactive program allows you to choose the most important modules for your managers. The delegates will undertake...
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What is effective communication?

For companies, and business meetings, it is becoming increasingly important to ensure your organisation has effective communication. Many problems that occur in an organisation or at meetings are often the result of people failing to communicate, or communicate effectively. Communication is essentially the exchange and flow of information and ideas from one person to another - a process which involves a sender transmitting an idea to a receiver. This communication process can only be effective if the receiver understands the exact information or idea that the sender intended to transmit.

Communication skills courses teaches you to design and deliver your message in the most effective and impactful way possible.

Communication Skills – explore the opportunities

All organisations, regardless of their shape or size, including small companies and home-based businesses –  need effective communication skills for success. The first step to achieving effective communication is to evaluate how well you communicate, so that you can identify the areas in your organisation that should  be focussed on.

When choosing candidates for management positions, a recent survey of large-scale recruiters, shows that good communication skills were cited as the single most important decisive factor. Research also shows that communication skills, including written and oral presentations, as well as an ability to work with others, are the main factors contributing to career progression and job success in companies of any size and industry.

Communications are successful when the right skills have been developed, which include inspiring spoken, written and electronic communications to individuals and groups. Communication skills courses allow you to acquire and develop these skills.

Learn to communicate effectively

Despite many of us recognising  the increasing importance of having good communication skills, many individuals today struggle to communicate their thoughts and ideas effectively, either verbally or in written format. This inability not only stands in the way of career progression, but is often very limiting and makes it difficult for people to compete effectively in the workplace.

To build a successful business, or progressive career a key skill to have is effective communication. To effectively communicate you must consider the circumstances surrounding your communications, such as situational and cultural context.

Barriers to effective communication, are often both physical and psychological, and are often not realised by communicators, including environment, culture, background, noise, perception, stress and sometime simply ourselves. Communication skills courses will show you how to remove these barriers and assist you in taking your career or your business to the next level.

Benefits of communication skills courses

These courses are valuable for all members of staff, but particularly business leaders, managers, and people of responsibility as they are required to coach, coordinate, counsel, evaluate, and supervise employees until they are comfortable and confident with a process. The chain of understanding the communication process integrates the members of an organisation from top to bottom, bottom to top, and side to side. A company will benefit from more effective communication, not only in external relations but also within the company itself as it will run better if the staff have the necessary skills to visualize, present and explain.

Make sure you and those in your organisation communicate effectively to ensure you don't miss out on opportunities, success, efficiency and remove roadblocks that stand in the way of your goals – both personally and professionally.

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