Zusammenarbeit und persönliche Fähigkeiten
Zeitunabhängige Kompetenzen für Accounting, Finance & Controlling

Key Concepts of Powerful Communication

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the different types of personality styles in the workplace
  • Recognize how to communicate with the different types of personality styles effectively
  • Identify types of social networks and the unique value they bring
  • Recognize key influencers for building your network
  • Recognize best practices when attending conferences or business networking events
  • ... and more.

Key Topics:

  • Communication in the workplace - characteristics, strengths and weaknesses of personality styles, connecting with personality styles, audience demographics
  • Networking - building a stronger professional network - types of networks, types of influential people, building your network, clique versus entrepreneurial networks, volunteerism
  • Powerful presentation skills - using visualization, practice is essential, positive energy, slide count calculation, a speech versus an experience, fear of questions, know your audience, communication styles, turn off the adrenaline, the power of a pause
  • Presenting number for impact - presentation tips, providing context with your numbers, tables and charts, using visuals, formatting your information, WIFM
  • Success with social media - forms of social media, business benefits, getting started in social media
  • The art of effective writing - formatting words for readability, making your point, active versus passive writing, choosing words for understandability, using emoticons and punctuation, bad writing examples

Course Details:

This course provides an overview of the key elements of a traditional MBA to help you improve your business writing, presentation, social media, and professional networking skills.


If you don't have the time to complete an MBA degree but still want to understand the key concepts, then this course is for you.This course is designed for managers, professionals, and business owners who want to develop a broad perspective to deal more effectively in today's rapidly changing and increasingly complex business environment. Learn the key elements and components of a traditional MBA while looking strategically at an organization from a holistic perspective to improve business planning and decision-making. You will also learn to recognize how different business processes drive results, as well as identify the effective use of key performance indicators to motivate, measure, evaluate, and improve results.