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The Art of Listening and Skillful Discussion
November 8, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pmFree
Have you ever solved the wrong problem? Had a misunderstanding? When was the last time YOU felt really heard and understood? Has it been a while? Listening is probably the most important communication skill we can learn. It is foundational to our ability to understand others which then helps us take better aim when solving problems. Come learn about the levels of listening and practice the art of skillful discussion. As Bernard M. Baruch once said, “Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.”
Speaker: Shelley Lanier, SJ Lanier Consulting, LLC
Shelley Lanier is a consultant and an International Coach Federation (ICF) professional certified coach (PCC). She has more than 20 years of experience as a coach and organizational development consultant with an extensive background in developing leaders and executives in government, private sector, and non-profit organizations. Ms. Lanier has worked with private sector corporations, Federal agencies of all, and non-profits. She has helped leaders at all organizational levels, first time supervisors to executives, increase their effectiveness, navigate organizational and personal change, better manage their teams, and integrate their personal learning to achieve professional and personal success. Ms. Lanier holds a BA in Psychology and an MA in Counseling, and a professional coaching certification from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching with a focus on leadership and transition coaching. She also served as adjunct faculty with Wayland Baptist University, credentialed in psychology, education, and management. Ms. Lanier is based in Albuquerque, NM.
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This is a brown-bag lunch event so bring your own lunch! Soft drinks and water will be provided. This workshop is free – but you do need to register!