Length:

3 days of online sessions

Fee:

$1,395 USD

Who should attend?

This annual event is for leaders. It is where managers and other department leads meet to collaborate on industry best practices. This workshop provides an opportunity to form positive relationships with your peers and gives you a rare insider’s look at the needs of the industry.

Upcoming workshop:

Best Practices: Management Therapy Workshop

December 7
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

This workshop title is available online.

Description

This is a virtual one-track, highly-interactive program, designed for technical communication managers to hone their skills in six critical areas of management:

  • Building an inclusive, equitable, and collaborative environment within your team and with other teams and customers
  • Confronting unacceptable behavior at all levels
  • Setting expectations, drawing boundaries, and saying no
  • Gaining respect for you and your team
  • Asking for resources, such as people, money, time, and tools
  • Managing change at all levels

Format of Sessions

  • 3 hours each, with ½ hour intermission
  • Instruction built off of the Improvisational Communication program
  • A case study featuring a real-life technical communication situation and how it was addressed
  • Development of skills in breakout sessions
  • Application of skills in small group role-playing scenarios
  • Recap of best practice takeaways

Includes

  • 3-days of instruction, case studies, and role-playing scenarios
  • Lifetime access to the Business Improv asynchronous course, Improvisational Communication, which reinforces the content of the event