Leadership Live—Finding Your Voice: Leading Through Speaking
Finding Your Voice: Leading Through Speaking Workshop
Friday, April 28, 2017
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
BEST Building, KU Edwards Campus, Overland Park
Storytelling is an essential part of leadership. In this session, you will learn to use storytelling as a powerful strategic communications tool to inform, engage, motivate and inspire those key audiences that are critical to your success. Effective leaders communicate to inspire talent to excel; to partner with investors and communities; to engage with customers and clients and to grow their impact in the world as part of a global community. Cultivating an authentic, passionate, and compelling narrative is vital to a leader's success.
You'll learn to:
- Deliver speeches using your own authentic communication style.
- Utilize the power of storytelling to deliver inspiring presentations.
- Augment your leadership communication capacity as you grow your organization.
- Learn acting techniques to present yourself in an effective manner and avoid body language, visual aids, nerves, etc., that commonly undercut the message unintentionally.
|By April 17, 2017||After April 17, 2017|
**KU Federal Executive Board Partnership—Federal Employee Discount: This course is available to federal employees at a 10% discounted rate. Learn more here.
How to Register
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Refund and Cancellation Policy
A full refund of registration fees, less a $60 administrative fee, will be available if requested in writing at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 17, 2017. No refunds will be made after that date. A $30 fee also will be charged for returned checks. (Please note that if you fail to cancel by the deadline and do not attend, you are still responsible for payment.) KUPCE reserves the right to cancel the event and return all fees in the event of insufficient registration. The liability of the University of Kansas is limited to the registration fee. The University of Kansas will not be responsible for any losses incurred by registrants, including but not limited to airline cancellation charges or hotel deposits.
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