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Communication Skills

The central purpose of communication is to achieve mutual understanding. And yet so many people underestimate this vital business skill. Acuitas.Limited offer a range of communications-specific courses – you can read a brief overview of each below. In addition, we provide an all-encompassing Communication Skills course which covers all elements shown here as a snapshot, or a week-long intensive training. Get in touch for a no-strings chat about what we can offer.

Report Writing graphic in communication skills

Specific topics covered include:

 

  • the role and purpose of reports
  • setting effective objectives
  • structure and layout
  • writing for your audience
  • impactful tables and data
  • proofing and perfecting

approx. hours of training

ideal delegate numbers

Powerful presentations graphic in communication skills

Specific topics covered include:

 

  • presentation or performance?
  • the five areas of POWER-full presentations
  • why less is more
  • ‘reading’ a room
  • being the Pied Piper
  • Opening and closing must-haves

approx. hours of training

ideal delegate numbers

Negotiation Skills graphic in Communication skills

Specific topics covered include:

 

  • the twin aspects of negotiation
  • rapport in negotiation
  • five steps of success
  • tactics and trading options
  • adjusting in the moment
  • risk and reward evaluation

approx. hours of training

ideal delegate numbers

Rapport Building graphic in communication skills

Specific topics covered include:

 

  • understanding what rapport is and isn’t
  • micro-muscle movements
  • representation systems
  • why spotting liars is a lie …
  • pacing and leading
  • when to break rapport

approx. hours of training

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Difficult Conversations graphic in communication skills

Specific topics covered include:

 

  • mental preparation
  • discarding assumptions
  • focus and objective setting
  • self-awareness and regulation
  • active listening
  • arriving at a mutual solution

approx. hours of training

ideal delegate numbers

Sunset over Queen’s Park, Bournemouth, February 2016 (c) Ginette Tessier