Communication is key to compelling leadership. Learn effective communication practices that increase your impact.

Sharpen Your Communication Skills will explore the behavioral science research behind effective communication practices to help you refine your communication skills — and be sure that your message is heard.

In this Stanford GSB on-demand course, you will gain access anytime, from anywhere, to proprietary Stanford GSB research-based content. Designed by our Stanford’s tenured faculty, this self-guided online offering will enhance your knowledge on a specific topic and help you achieve your goals, without the financial or time requirements of a longer program.

After registering, you will unlock a series of experiential exercises, case studies, videos, and interactive tools. Personalized feedback from Stanford-trained facilitators on select assignments will deepen your understanding of faculty frameworks. These course elements will enable you to apply your learning for immediate impact.

Key Benefits

This on-demand online course is designed to help you become a more savvy communicator, and to use your communication skills to elevate your impact.

  • Examine key concepts of communication theory and practices including: communication biases, communicating through behavior, delivering praise, persuasive communication, and compelling presentations to further hone your communication style and expand your impact.
  • Explore examples of leaders who successfully managed their communications to demonstrate how key communication frameworks can be applied to real-life situations.
  • Reflect upon your own communication style and engage in experiential exercises designed to build keen communication skills that you can apply across all of your communications and interactions.

Who Should Attend?

  • Highly-motivated individuals who see the value in improving their communication skills across all of their interactions to increase their personal and professional impact
  • Professionals who want to use nuanced communication skills to extend their influence and embrace larger leadership roles
  • Leaders who want to elevate their communication delivery and practices to craft compelling messages and presentations to their teams

Register Anytime

Self-Paced Online | US $1,500

Payment Information

Payment is due upon registration. Your 60-day access begins upon receipt of full payment.

Awarded Upon completion

Certificate of completion to add to your LinkedIn profile and download for your records

Contact

Rania Helaihel
Associate Director, On-Demand Courses Executive Education
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Learn More About the Program

Explore our carefully designed curriculum, and go deeper with select course descriptions or a sample schedule.

Learn more about our past participants, and find out if the program is right for you.

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