Barrie: 04.12.18 How to Be a More Influential Communicator in HR

1.5 hours

Date and Time

Starts:04/12/2018 7:00 AM

Ends:04/12/2018 9:00 AM

Event Type

Meeting - Breakfast


Holiday Inn Barrie

20 Fairview Road

Barrie, ON


Members: $25 | Students: $15 | Non-Members: $35


Additional Information

Event Sponsor

Barrie: 04.12.18 How to Be a More Influential Communicator in HR

According to a Forbes survey, 9 out of 10 CEOS believe that communication is critical to the success of their strategic initiatives. However, as an HR professional, it can be difficult to achieve your goals when you lack formal authority over cross-functional teams. Now more than ever, you need influential communication skills to establish more trust and understanding, enhance your professional presence, and achieve your desired outcomes. You will walk away from this practical and interactive session with valuable skills and insights that you can apply in your workplace immediately.


Learning Objectives

  1. Identify your natural communication style and understand your speaking strengths and weaknesses.
  2. How you can personalize your communication with different stakeholders to establish even more trust and understanding.
  3. How to pay attention to your body language and read the body language of other stakeholders to enhance your professional presence.
  4. How to respond to impromptu questions more effectively.
  5. How to overcome public speaking nervousness with effective mental and physical exercises.


Speaker bio(s)

 Ron Tsang

Ron Tsang

Ron Tsang is a professional speaker who specializes in helping trusted advisors deliver more effective presentations. Ron is a former Bay Street stock analyst who has evaluated thousands of CEO and CFO presentations. He is a professor in business communication at Centennial College's School of Business, and he speaks at the University of Toronto's Rotman Executive Programs. Some of Ron's clients include Honda North America, RBC, CIBC, Casualty Actuarial Society, Project Management Institute, Canadian Payroll Association, and SickKids Foundation. Ron has an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, and an HBA from the University of Waterloo. Ron Tsang is the Amazon bestselling author of From Presentation to Standing Ovation, a book that Jack Canfield, creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series "highly recommends," and that Brian Tracy calls "extraordinary."

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