Holding Constructive Conversations Workshop

  • Who is it for?
    All managers who want to be able to have productive conversations with colleagues.

    Overview
    This workshop will equip managers to lead constructive conversations by exploring what makes a good conversation and how to integrate a conversational style into one-to-one and team meetings.

    Dates
    Wednesday 19 February 2020, 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
    Thursday 23 April 2020, 9.30 am - 12.30 pm

    Duration
    Half-day workshop

    Location
    W2.08, Simon Williams Centre, Wheatley

  • To develop greater confidence in conducting more effective conversations with staff and colleagues by understanding and applying key communication skills

    You will be: 

    •   identifying the main features of an effective work-related conversation
    •   recognising different communication styles
    •   using conversational skills such as listening and questioning and other techniques
    •   practising conversations on a range of  workplace issues

    Refreshments

    • Tea and coffee will be available.
      (Lunch will be available for full day workshops)

    Joining Instructions

    • Joining instructions: will be sent to you by email 10 days prior to the workshop.  

    Evaluation

    • Evaluation: your comments are valuable and you will be asked to complete a form at the end of the workshop.

    Unable to attend

    • Please let us know asap (email ocsld@brookes.ac.uk) if you are unable to attend as we can give your space to another participant.
    • Alison Cumpsty