Upcoming Event 21st March: The Executive Presence Masterclass
  • Communication Skills

    Great leaders connect authentically on both an intellectual and emotional level to motivate and inspire others toward a desired outcome. This is the essence of leadership presence.

Working in an Engaging Remote Environment

Professionals who need to get business done in the virtual environment cannot always rely on the benefits and nuances of in-person interaction. Working in an Engaging Remote Environment will help you to engage remote colleagues and clients more effectively, develop stronger and webcam presence.

Course Format:

Virtual

Designed For:

ManagersProfessionalsSubject Matter ExpertsIndividual Contributors

Virtual presence for individual contributors.

Professionals who need to get business done in the virtual environment cannot always rely on the benefits and nuances of in-person interaction. The most successful professionals harness their virtual presence to connect authentically with remote audiences. From phone calls and web conferences to video chats and presentations, professionals need to show up with confidence and authenticity.

Course Description

Session 1:

  • Understand and discuss the business case for presence and the vPRES model.
  • Explore strategies for keeping oneself and one’s audience present and focused in virtual interactions and meetings.
  • Learn and practice the Signals of Virtual Presence, with a focus on harnessing voice, pace, gesture, posture, breathing, and the use of one’s webcam for greater impact in virtual communication.
  • Communicate with intention, aligning emotions, vocal presence, energy, and message, to ensure messages land and get the desired effect.

Session 2:

  • Build stronger virtual relationships by listening and making personal connections.
  • Actively include oneself and colleagues in virtual interactions.
  • Effectively prepare for and participate in virtual meetings.
  • Show up with credibility by avoiding common virtual communication blunders that disrupt meetings.
  • Discuss challenges and best practices for working effectively in a multicultural and geographically diverse global team.

Session 3:

  • A Learn best practices for presenting information in the virtual environment in a way that engages virtual audiences.
  • Effectively deliver a business message with a concise, clear, and compelling virtual presence.
  • Quickly tailor the delivery of a message for different audiences (one’s own team, manager, senior leader).
  • Debrief the course and create an action plan for continuing development

Program Outcomes

  • Learn the fundamentals of virtual presence
  • Build relationships and credibility in virtual interactions and meetings
  • Deliver compelling, clear business messages in the virtual environment