FREE EVENT: The Art of Successful Communication

Held over two days this practical workshop will provide delegates with essential communication skills for dealing with people in different situations, as well as techniques and strategies that can be applied to create a more positive environment and personal attitude.

Delivered by Totem Training

All elements of communication will be covered and delegates will;

  • Identify the impact that your communication has on others both face to face and on the telephone;
  • Define what rapport is and how to easily build it into your communication;
  • Practice how to ask questions that work and listen really well!;
  • Identify some of the reasons why people can be ‘difficult’ to deal with;
  • List the key aspects of your communication to think about every time you are faced with a difficult individual or challenging conversation;
  • Discover your current profile relating to your to assertive, passive, aggressive influence style;
  • Identify powerful techniques of assertive communication including the use of ‘power words’, the ‘broken record’ and how to say exactly what you mean;
  • Identify your top tips for dealing with difficult people and challenging conversations;
  • Develop a personal action plan;
  • Identify why it’s essential to be aware of your habitual self-talk;
  • State the importance of your personal ‘belief system’;
  • State how the mind works at the Conscious and Unconscious levels;
  • Identify how to use affirmations, positive statements and questions in the right way to help cultivate and maintain a positive mental attitude;
  • Identify exactly what creative visualisation is and how you can use it;
  • Define some of the typical causes and symptoms of stress;
  • Identify a number of simple and practical stress relieving activities;
  • Identify how you make use processes of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) such as ‘anchoring’ and ‘reframing’ to bring about positive and powerful change;
  • Develop a personal action plan for future reference

To attend this workshop you must satisfy the following criteria:

  1. That you or a representative from your business can attend both days
  2. That your business registered with HMRC and has less than 250 employees
  3. That your businesses registered address is located within one of the following Local Authority areas:
  • North Kesteven District Council 
  • City of Lincoln Council
  • West Lindsey District Council 

If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, then please contact Charlotte Baxter at the Chamber to reserve your free place on 01522 523333 or click here to email

This event will be held at Market Rasen Gold Club on Tuesday, November 28th and Tuesday, November 5th. 


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