Event Profile

Communication Tune-up Series: All Three Webinars

July 12 — August 9, 2022

Who Should Attend:

Anyone who wants to increase their communication skills to be more effective working with both internal and external customers.

Series Overview:

Effective communication is now more important than ever. Fortunately, this three-part communication series will teach you how to refresh, grow, and expand your communication skills, even in challenging times. You may register for each one separately or for all three at a discounted price.

Webinar Recordings:

Webinar recordings can be made available to registrants who are unable to attend live.

Related Webinars:

Interpersonal Communications in the Workplace, July 12, 2022

This webinar provides a solid foundation for effective workplace communication by focusing first on interpersonal communication. You will learn the importance of active listening, understand the impact of nonverbal communication, apply questioning techniques to promote better understanding, and present messages efficiently and effectively – all while focusing on closing the communication feedback loop. Additionally, you will increase self-awareness and learn how to observe communication styles in order to more successfully build interpersonal communication skills.

How to Handle Critical Conversations, July 26, 2022

This webinar builds a more specialized communication skill: handling difficult conversations well, even when the stakes are high and/or people get emotional. You will learn what makes a conversation critical; the importance of staying in dialogue; how to identify and combat non-productive behaviors that can emerge; how to stay focused on real objectives; and how to influence others through listening and speaking persuasively, all while applying emotional intelligence to transform a confrontational situation into a cooperative one.

Cross-Generational and -Cultural Communication, August 9, 2022

Communication gaps in the workplace can often be attributed to cultural or generational differences. Therefore, this 90-minute webinar will heighten your awareness of how cultural and generational factors influence interactions. You will come away with an appreciation of how individual lenses come into play, and you will build a flexible communication approach that can improve the effectiveness of any interaction.

Series Instructor:

Carolina Selva, CS

Series Schedule:

All webinars will be held from 2-3:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Attendees will be admitted 15 minutes before the webinar begins.

How to Participate:

Instructions will be emailed to attendees within 12 hours of the webinar and we recommend that you test the link to the meeting as soon as you get the instructions. The webinar is best viewed using Chrome as your browser. We recommend that you use a landline for both your phone and your internet connections.

This registration is for one person to attend. We manage our webinars on an honor-system basis; if more than one person from a utility wishes to attend, each is to register separately.

Series Fees:

Utility Member Rate: $240
Associate Member Rate: $375
Non-Member Rate: $780

Note: Organizations that register a group of employees will receive every fifth registration for free. For example, if you register five employees, you only pay for four; register 10 employees, you only pay for eight; and so on. There is nothing additional you need to do to receive this discount.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations are accepted with a full refund as follows:

For webinars and virtual classes, if the request is made at least five days prior to the course, then 100% of the registration fee will be refunded.

For in-person events, the following fee structure applies: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling because NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.