Overview

This interactive workshop is designed to build effective communication skills through insight into personality type.

Using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), participants will learn how personality influences their communication style and the perspectives of others. The course also includes helpful information about communication methods and techniques for successful communication.

Objectives

  • Know and understand their personality type and how it relates to their communication style.
  • Identify the strengths and weaknesses of their current communication practices.
  • Develop new or improved communication skills with co-workers within the department and in other departments.

Accommodations

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, contact University Organizational and Professional Development or call 540-231-5100 during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event. Additional advance notice may be required, depending on the type of program and the time necessary to secure the requested accommodation(s).

Cost

$150, includes breakfast and lunch
Payment and Cancellation Information

Certificate Available

This course can be used to meet elective requirements for any Professional Development Certificate.