Interpersonal relationships are a cornerstone of success for most business professionals. How we invest in, build, and manage those relationships can drive productivity and results. And those relationships always come down to one common factor: listening.
On Tuesday, August 16th, IAW Kansas City will host Laura Janusik, who will share the importance of asking others to speak first, the value of practicing the pause, and how to confirm your understanding.
- 6:00 pm CT | Introductions
- 6:10 pm CT | Tips & Round Table Discussion
- 6:40 pm CT | Share Your Ask
Meet Our Guest Host | Laura Janusik
Want to know if you’re really a good communicator? Laura Janusik, #DrJListen, can help you find out! Laura is leveraging her experience, which includes 15 years of HR Management in private industry and 20+ years as a professor and scholar, to help individuals and teams better align their communication through the Power of Listening. Laura is known worldwide as a leading expert in teaching and training listening. Her Ph.D. in Communication and her MBA assist her in using research-based information to help people change their daily communication interactions to develop greater cohesion, increase trust, meet deadlines, and increase productivity…all through the power of listening! Her research and ideas have been published nationally and internationally. Her research and ideas have been cited in publications including Forbes, Harvard Business Review, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, and US News and World Report.
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