Leadership & Listening:

How to be fully present with your teams

Thursday, January 10, 2019
7:30 – 9:30 AM AKST

Great leaders demonstrate a variety of communications skills, and excellent listening cannot be understated. This coaching session will help participants fully understand active listening behaviors and disciplines, and individually identify what gets in the way of being an excellent listener.

Through demonstration and practice, participants will learn the benefits of being an active listener and develop an action plan for implementing these behaviors with their teams.

Leadership Outcomes:
  • Understand principles of active listening.
  • Identify common roadblocks to effective listening.
  • Appreciate the advantage of active listening.
  • Cultivate one’s own listening prowess.


About the Facilitator

Diane Decker

Diane Decker formed her own company in 2010 in order to focus on where she felt she made the biggest difference in her previous HR positions: coaching leaders and employees toward higher levels of performance and greater satisfaction in their jobs – and in life. She is a certified coach via the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching and has an M.S. in Industrial Relations from the University of Oregon. Diane works with individuals, corporations, small businesses, and non-profits both within and outside of Alaska and the U.S.

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