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Improve Your Communication Skills at This One-Day Workshop

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Colleen McKean has been on the College of Business faculty since 2009.
Colleen McKean has been on the College of Business faculty since 2009.

Learn how to effectively communicate in the ever-changing business world. Colleen McKean, from the College of Business at Stony Brook University, will present “Business Communication for the Busy Professional” on Friday, April 28, from 8:30 am to 4 pm at the Miller Business Academy at the Middle Country Public Library in Selden, NY.

This one-day, hands-on workshop will focus on writing clearly and concisely, presentation skills, and creating a 30-second elevator pitch. You will leave the course ready to write and speak with confidence.

Topics Covered

Writing clear and concise:
• Emails
• Client proposals
• Simple press releases and event listings

Writing for social media:
• Marketing messaging: who is your target audience and how do you appeal to them
• Facebook: posting, sharing, creating a community, and promoting ads
• LinkedIn: profiles and connecting

Business communication etiquette:
• Networking skills: how to work a room
• 30-second elevator speech
• Graceful exit
• Connecting others: hosting
• Finding common ground
• Presentation skills training

Click here to register

The course is $189 and includes all-day training, lunch, refreshments and time for networking with fellow attendees. For more information, please call Alex Blend at (631) 585-9393 ext. 272.

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