In this two-day event, communicators with a mid to senior background can experience the latest developments in internal communication practice, explore new ways of maintaining employee engagement and trust during change, tackle the challenge of social media use and make the case for internal communication.
Also, when you join you get free access to a webinar on: Communicating with other cultures Shall I speak louder? Normal cost is AUD$95 plus gst
More on the Webinar presented by:
Pamela Mounter - Corporate Communication
Eva Maclaine BA Hons, FCIPR, Dip PR (CAM) – Principal, Maclaine Communications
In 'Shall I speak louder' you will find a broad and practical introduction to international communication. You will learn why, when working internationally, it is absolutely essential to understand the various cultures of different countries and how it will aid your company and its profitability.
The presenters explain the thinking of two leading academics in this field: Edward Hall and Geert Hofstede. But it isn't all ivory tower stuff. You will also hear many first hand, practical examples of what working in a foreign country is all about and how you need to equip yourself to face the challenges.
* Symbols and non-verbal communication (cues from others and your own)
* How language can help and hinder
* Developing a personal relationship
* Importance of maintaining face
* Negotiate being aware of the opponent's cultural needs