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Taking the Stage®

  • USD 2,195

  • online
  • Online |
  • Jun, 16th 2022 - Jun, 17th 2022
    • Certificate

    Delivered in partnership with The Humphrey Group Inc., this four-week learning experience enables women to project leadership through the lens of communication and to develop the skills needed to be seen and heard as strong, confident leaders. Discover how to communicate effectively to get your point across. Adopt a "taking the stage" mindset, and script yourself with clarity and intention. Unlock the power of your voice, and achieve a confident and authentic leadership presence. We are pleased to offer this program as a fully online experience. As with our in-person classes, group sizes are limited to ensure ample individual feedback and social learning opportunities. You will leave with skills you have had a chance to apply, test and review with the program leader.

    Program Benefits

    • Adopt the mindset to lead with confidence, and craft a strong leadership identity
    • Overcome minimizing communication habits that might be undermining you
    • Deliver clear, logical messages that motivate others
    • Establish a powerful vocal presence, and use vibrant language that is assertive rather than aggressive
    • Achieve an authentic physical presence that conveys strength and confidence
    • Effectively navigate conflict in conversations
    • Develop your skills in a supportive peer-to-peer environment

    Curriculum

    Session 1: Embracing your Leadership Identity

    Pre-work video: Leadership Identity

    Live online session: What does it mean to take the stage in your role?

    • Crafting and communicating your leadership identity; habits that may be working against you; adopting the mindset to take the stage

    Session 2: The Leader’s Script

    Pre-work videos: The Leader’s Script and Leadership Language

    Live online session: Sharing your ideas with impact – developing a script for an upcoming opportunity to demonstrate leadership

    • Organizing and crafting your communication around a strong message with confident language; building a focused and persuasive structure; avoiding language traps 

    Session 3: Adopting a Leader’s Presence

    Pre-work video: the Voice of a Leader

    Post-session video: Leadership Presence

    Live online session: Unlocking the power of your voice – developing stronger vocal habits 

    • Freeing your breath and projecting the power of your voice; using body language, eye contact, pace and expression) to convey confidence and take control of perceptions

    Session 4: One-on-one virtual coaching with the program instructor -- Your Leadership Presence

    Session 5: Leading in Every Conversation

    Pre-work reading: Listen, Listen, Listen

    Live online session: Leading in conversations and conflict

    • Listening to lead; tactics for leading in conflict

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