Relationships & people skills

Our ability to manage ourselves and our relationships effectively is a core component of emotional intelligence. Research shows that for outstanding performers, on average, close to 90% of their success in leadership was attributable to emotional intelligence.

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Our services include facilitating workshops and skill development on the following:

  • Stages of relationships
  • Building trust and synergy
  • Empathy - listening to understand
  • Courageous conversations and how to have them
  • Battle of messages versus the learning conversation
  • Building self and social awareness
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Dealing well with yourself
  • Your own guiding principles
  • Resolving conflict
  • Understanding different behavioural styles

Never underestimate the value that employees with good working relationships and strong people skills can deliver to your business. Let us support your team to develop these skills so you can experience the difference for yourself.

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