Persuasive Communication for the Workplace

Dubai

Jun 17-20 2017 | 10:00AM

17-20

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Persuasive Communication for the Workplace

Jun 17-20 2017 | 10:00AM

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

An intensive in-person workshop to sharpen the soft skills employers value most combined with an online, self-paced Career Progression Series designed to set you apart for potential employers. This program contains specific elements to help you engage with the content and other people in the program, network with the appropriate stakeholders, and progress through to the next step in your academic or professional career.

During the Persuasive Communication Workshop, ivy-league instructors artfully use debate as a tool to immerse participants in intense listening and argumentation exercises. Within the first hour, participants are out of their seats and building confidence for future professional success. The Career Progression Series helps students develop self-awareness, establish a personal brand and learn how to network effectively to obtain graduate employment.

 

BADGE & CERTIFICATE

To earn the Persuasive Communication for the Workplace Program Badge, students need to complete the requirements listed below. In addition, certificates will be awarded for successful completion of each course:

  • Attend all days of the Persuasive Communication Workshop
  • Complete the online Career Progression Series with a final average of 75% or above

 

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Immerse yourself in ivy-league excellence with passionate faculty who care about your success
  • Network with Cornell University students, faculty and staff
  • Listen for and articulate another’s point of view
  • Address a problem statement directly with concise, reasoned arguments
  • Apply skills immediately in the job search and interviewing process
  • Upgrade one’s personal brand and networking skills

 

 

INTRODUCTORY FEE

Before May 17th:  AED 3,200
After May 17th:    AED 3,800

(to be paid in advance) - all tickets are non-refundable.

June 17 - 20th 2017
18 contact hours
SAE Institute Dubai

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Students, recent graduates or job seekers who are looking to enter the workforce or enhance their career prospects through a certificate associated with an ivy-league university that will provide that extra edge in the job market.

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ABOUT CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Cornell University was founded in 1865 and is a member of the prestigious Ivy League. Cornell ranks at #17 worldwide by Times Higher Education World University Rankings. University alumni include 45 Nobel Laureates.

Cornell University’s Worlds Debate team has consistently ranked in the top 10 worldwide and achieved a #1 ranking in 2012. This team is coached by Lindsay Bing who is a lead facilitator for the Persuasive Communications for the Workplace program.

 

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PROGRAM FACILITATORS

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Sam Nelson
WORKSHOP DIRECTOR

Sam Nelson is the Director of Forensics and ILR School Senior Lecturer at Cornell University. With over 25 years of experience in coaching debate and speech, he is the director of Cornell’s Speech & Debate Program with expertise is argumentation, persuasion and rhetoric.

 

 

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 ASSISTANT WORKSHOP DIRECTOR

Lindsay is the Assistant Director of the Cornell Speech and Debate Program and Head Coach of the worlds-format debate team. Lindsay has also previously coached worlds debate at Portland State University and the University of London Union.

 

 


Location

SAE Institute Dubai

Block 2B, Ground Floor, Knowledge Park, 
Dubai, UAE
Phone: +971-(04) 361 61 73 
Email: hello@saedubai.com