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by Paula Goebel
Speakers’ Bureau of Alberta©
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Time Management & Priority Planning

Learn to make effective choices when faced with increasing demands and responsibilities. Select the right tasks, at the right time, every time. Discover a proven, small project management process that includes the importance of action planning, and acquire the knowledge and tools you need to make things happen.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Identify and eliminate time wasters
  • Overcome barriers to achievement
  • Turn intentions into actions and avoid procrastination
  • Handle higher volume at a faster pace
  • Recognize the difference between “what's urgent” and “what's important”

Dynamic Communication for Supervisors

Supervisors must develop effective communication skills to enable them to better manage and interact with their employees and also to do a better job themselves. Employees look to supervisors to provide them with information, listen to their concerns and provide feedback on their performance. With excellent communication skills, supervisors can lead their employees to success while still commanding respect.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Capture your listener’s attention
  • Deliver negative feedback with tact and professionalism
  • Generate respect and collaboration in the workplace
  • Say what you really mean in a clear and concise manner
  • Defuse tense or explosive situations

Communicating with Confidence and Impact

Do you ever feel like you aren’t being heard? Your ability to communicate effectively increases your productivity and success in the workplace. Building strong business relationships and enhancing your credibility is more about how you say something instead of what you say. In Communicating with Confidence and Impact, you’ll discover effective techniques on how to speak up without offending, how to actively listen, and how to ask and receive.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Establish credibility through your communication skills
  • Speak with confidence even in difficult situations
  • Control your anger and emotional outbursts
  • Interpret body language and tone of voice
  • Become more assertive both in the workplace and in your personal life

The Magic of Presenting
How to Deliver an Award-Winning Presentation Every Time

Does the phrase “oral presentation” send shivers down your spine? Does the word “audience” make you break out in a cold sweat? Public Speaking is an important skill in today’s workplace. A polished public speaker conveys competence and poise. In The Magic of Presenting, you’ll discover the tools you need to speak with confidence and clarity, and how to prepare presentations from start to finish. Voice control, body language, and delivery style will also be discussed. It will all be done in a positive learning environment.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Grab your audience’s attention within the first three minutes
  • Eliminate nervousness and stage fright
  • Deliver powerful PowerPoint presentations
  • Connect with your audience by telling stories
  • Speak intelligently even when unprepared

More Information: 1.866.420.3338 (toll-free in Canada) email: info@speakersalberta.com

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