A three-part virtual workshop that explore the value of playful and creative approaches that will help you establish more productive and more effective connections with all of your collaborators at work and in life. Part I focuses on building trust, developing empathy, and listening deeply. Part II focuses on communicating personally, directly, and spontaneously.  Part III focuses on audience engagement and the value of story skills.

This virtual workshop has been approved for 4.5 hours of credit from SHRM.


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Section Title
Effective Communication Skills - Connecting Across Differences
10:00AM to 11:30AM
Feb 25, 2021 to Mar 11, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Virginia Tech - Roanoke Center
567267 Registration non-credit $199.00
Section Notes

Program Schedule: Thursdays, Feb. 25, Mar. 4, and Mar. 11 from 10am-11:30am over Zoom

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $60 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Additional Information: Zoom links will be provided the day before each session. The sessions will not be recorded. If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or TDD 1-800-828-1120 during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to an event. Virginia Tech's Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement: www.vt.edu/about/equal-opportunity.html

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