Effective Communication in the Workplace: Strategies for Success

Course Code: CSB101-WS
Are you tired of struggling to communicate effectively during online meetings? Do you want to learn practical tips and techniques to improve your communication skills, whether you're meeting in-person or virtually? Then this workshop is perfect for you!

Communication is an essential part of any business and takes up a significant amount of time for both employees and management. Did you know that managers spend between 50 and 90 percent of their time talking to people? Effective communication is vital in today's highly competitive and interconnected world, and without it, businesses would struggle to survive.

This workshop will provide you with a suitable mix of theory, case studies, videos, and hands-on practical exercises to help you explore the fundamental elements of effective communication in the workplace. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting in your career, this workshop will offer you valuable insights and tools to improve your communication skills.

Join us on-campus for a day of interactive learning and discover how to enhance your communication abilities in any setting. Don't miss this opportunity to learn and connect with like-minded professionals. Sign up today and take the first step towards becoming a more effective communicator!
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Paul Kates
With a rich tapestry of over 30 years in diverse professional realms, Paul Kates stands as a beacon of expertise and leadership in the field of Continuing and Corporate Education. Hailing from Toronto, Canada, Paul's journey in the business world took flight after earning his MBA from the prestigious Schulich School of Business at York University. His early career was marked by a pivotal role in the Entrepreneurial Services Practice at Ernst & Young, where he honed his skills in accounting, auditing, and consulting across a broad spectrum of industries.

Paul's career trajectory then ascended to management positions within leading companies in the consumer goods and hospitality sectors, including a tenure at a Fortune 500 company. Here, he was instrumental in driving initiatives in marketing, sales, customer service, and merchandising, showcasing his versatility and forward-thinking approach.

In 2006, Paul embarked on a new chapter in Tokyo, Japan, where he has since become a cornerstone of the academic and corporate training landscape. As the Director of Continuing Education and Corporate Education at Temple University Japan (TUJ), Paul leverages his extensive experience to inspire and educate. He delivers a wide array of business courses and workshops, equipping professionals and students alike with the knowledge and skills to excel in today's dynamic business environment.

Paul Kates is not just an educator but a mentor and innovator, dedicated to shaping the future of professional development and corporate education in Japan and beyond.