Communicating to Drive People to Take Action

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    Deciding to champion an important initiative, a great cause, or a new idea is only half the battle. To get results, you need to inspire other people to take action. Luckily, persuasion is a skill you can learn. All it takes is the right preparation and approach. In this course, you can develop the mindset and skillset to drive results—for yourself, for your company, and for the people who can be positively impacted by your ideas. Discover how to connect with your audiences and speak to the conversation going on in their heads, and to frame your big asks so that people are eager to say yes. Professional speaker and coach Alexia Vernon teaches a simple and effective process to make heart-centered, high-impact persuasive communication your new norm.

    Instructor

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      Alexia Vernon

      Public Speaking, Communication, Talent Development, and Women's Leadership Author, Speaker, Coach, and Trainer

      Alexia Vernon is president of Alexia Vernon Empowerment and creator of Step into Your Moxie® speaker training.

      Dubbed a "Moxie Maven" by the White House Office of Public Engagement, Alexia is a renowned communication and leadership development speaker, coach, trainer and media contributor. She has delivered transformational keynotes and corporate training on presentation skills, executive presence, persuasive communication, thought leadership and women's empowerment for Fortune 500 companies and professional associations. She has also spoken at the United Nations, and been featured by media including CNN, NBC, CBS, ABC, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Women's Health. She is the author of Step into Your Moxie: Amplify Your Voice, Visibility, and Influence in the World. Learn more at alexiavernon.com.

    Skills covered in this course

  • Inspire people to take action

    - If you're anything like me, or at least who I used to be, I suspect few situations are more anxiety-producing than those where you want your communication to drive people to take action. Whether you are seeking to persuade colleagues or team members to champion a new initiative, you want someone to respect a professional boundary, or you want to call an audience to take action on your ideas at the end of an important presentation, I'm confident you want your communication to make the right impact. You want it to move people to take action, and since you're here I've got a hunch you are ready to dial up your confidence and your skills in this critical communication area. I'm Alexia Vernon, and my superpower is showing leaders, business professionals, entrepreneurs, and change-makers how to step into their moxie and use their communication to move people to take action on their ideas. In this course you will develop the…

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