Talking the Talk: Professional and Personal Communication Strategies
Available OnDemand in the SSP OnDemand Video Content Library
From the LYRASIS Learning Library, now available as part of SSP's 2021 OnDemand Video Content Library
There are many factors that impact daily interactions with everyone—colleagues, family and friends—and this workshop will provide participants with some ways to improve interpersonal communication. Special emphasis will be given to personality type, gender, age, socioeconomics, listening, and virtual and face-to-face communications. At the end of the session participants will be able to identify many of the factors that impact communication and acquire some interpersonal communication skills.
About the Instructor:
Dr. Sue Alman teaches courses in Interpersonal Communications and Marketing and Public Relations for Libraries at San Jose State University School of Information, and she has held a variety of positions at the University of Pittsburgh, University of Michigan, and different types of libraries. Her areas of specialization include interpersonal communication, marketing and public relations, group dynamics, and foresight and strategic planning. Residing in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Sue teaches, writes, consults, and is currently involved in an IMLS-funded investigation of the possible uses of blockchain technology in libraries and information organizations.
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Training Package Discount:
Purchase 3 training sessions from the Lyrasis Learning Collection at the same time (on the same transaction) and receive 10% off your order. Use promotional code: PDS10
Discount cannot be applied retroactively if training sessions are purchased separately.
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