The Lens Through Which We See the World

Identify the key to communication evolution

Thursday, March 4, 2021
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM AKDT


Communication miscues and misunderstandings are the most common cause of frustration in the workplace. Broken into easily digestible moments, this four-hour class will explore participant hardwiring to better understand why people do what they do, how it may aggravate others and impede communication. The instructor will provide tools for improving communication through engaging discussion and interactive learning.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify why we really see situations differently than others
  • Learn the key to improving communication exchange
  • Understand subtle nuances that shape behaviors and communication style
  • Identify, and dial back, unconscious nuances that may aggravate others
  • Identify what impedes communication
  • Improve personal communication by identifying how others prefer to focus, receive information, make decisions and pace their work

This class is conducted live online via video conference with effective, takeaway segments designed for engaging, interactive learning.


About the Instructor

Karen Kirk

Karen Kirk has more than 25 years of experience advising leaders and their teams in a plethora of industries. She develops and presents energetic training programs, facilitates engaging planning and performance sessions, and provides counsel and assistance in improving processes and protocols. Her expertise in change management, communication and healthy work relationships ensure her advice and counsel is pragmatic and immediately useful.
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