Event Details

Workshop Overview (Rescheduled to 2021)

Breakthrough interpersonal communication skills

  • How to regularly hit that sweet spot between too much and too little assertiveness.
  • Preempt or resolve conflict, influence others, deliver feedback, coach, negotiate, and master other interpersonal communication skills.
  • Evidence-based communication strategies
  • Especially suited for the “excitable” or emotionally volatile personality (Hogan assessments)
  • Small size workshop to allow one-on-one interaction

What you will cover

  • Benchmark your current communication skills with an online assessment
  • Practice how to start a conversation in a way that opens others to listening
  • Learn how to read minds – understand what other people are thinking and feeling
  • Practice ways of preempting and minimizing interpersonal conflict in the moment
  • Understand how to balance your level of assertiveness
  • Negotiate win/win solutions
  • Learn the best ways to gain compliance
  • Practice delivering negative feedback
  • Learn how to say no
  • Learn strategies for clarifying commitment
  • Practice holding others accountable
  • Obtain tools for helping you choose your battles
  • Apply strategies to make your new learning stick
  • Assess your pre and post-training skills to see an immediate difference

Who should attend

This workshop is especially helpful for individuals or leaders who need to use their personal influence to get things done, who work in a high-stress environments, or who work with sensitive people where interpersonal relationships are important.

How it works

$697 introductory price for…

  • One full-day interactive workshop with skills practice from 8:30 to 4:30
  • Pre-course skills assessment and influence style profile included.
  • Five-minute reinforcement daily exercises or examples e-mailed to participants for 60 days following training
  • Three optional group coaching sessions included to help learning transfer from the classroom to the real world
  • Includes continental breakfast, hot lunch, snacks, and beverages
  • All materials included and provided to participant on day of training
  • (Travel and accommodations not included)
  • See cancellation policy


Fibonacci Room: Hotel Indigo at the Galleria

5160 Hidalgo Street, Houston, TX 77056

Phone: 713-621-8988

Website: www.uptownhoustonhotel.com

Please call hotel directly for accommodations

Hotel Indigo Houston at The Galleria is located a short walk from Houston’s famous Galleria Mall.

Complimentary on-site parking

  • Complimentary WiFi and Wired high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel
  • Complimentary business center
  • Casual cafe dining for breakfast and dinner
  • Warm living room-style social area
  • Onsite fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Pet friendly
  • IHG® Rewards Club welcomed