CSI- Communication and Leadership provides presentations and workshops on topics related to public speaking and interpersonal communication.
To request a presentation, submit a request form. A staff member will contact you within 2 working days to discuss your program goals.
This interactive workshop will examine the differences between debate, discussion, and dialogue, including the verbal, non-verbal, cognitive, and affective processes and content of each style of communication. Through the sharing of our personal stories, ideas, and opinions, participants will explore each type of communication and its effectiveness in a search for common ground and shared meaning.
This workshop will provide participants with an overview of public speaking skills and best practices. In this interactive session, students will understand the tools necessary to speak confidently and prepare professional presentations. In addition, participants will learn about effective nonverbal communication, visual aids, techniques for overcoming stage fright and anxiety, and tips for preparation.
Small talk can make or break a potential connection. It is the first form of communication we often have with new contacts and our “way in” to new interpersonal and professional relationships. Learn effective strategies for engaging in small talk that will lead to more meaningful interactions and put your skills into practice.
Focusing on teamwork, decision-making, and negotiation, students will work through one of two interactive scenarios and put their critical thinking and problem solving skills to the test. Choose between:
How many of us say, “If only I had time to…[fill in the blank].” Well, you do! If it’s a high priority project or some meaningful relationship building time or just making time to go to the gym, this session will give you all the tools to make time to get it done or learn how to let it go. Gain tips on how to make the things most important to you a priority and how to move the unnecessary time fillers into lower priority time slots or how to delete them from your calendar altogether.
This workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to understand personality style and how it impacts communication in group settings and personal or professional relationships. In this interactive session, students will take a self-assessment, gain awareness of individual personality styles, and understand the factors that influence group performance.
Contact CSI-Communication and Leadership, (858) 534-0501.