When most people think of storytelling, they think of children listening to fairy tales before bedtime, or of teenagers swapping scary stories around a campfire. There isn't anything about storytelling that relates to business ... or is there?
Public speaking is about building connections. Whether it is a sales pitch or a training session, conveying the message effectively is the key to engagement, education, and motivation. An impeccable knowledge of the products, tools, and industry jargon means little if you don't have the ability to deliver the message to the audience. Learning the art of public speaking will give you an advantage over the competition and help you build connections that can take your business to the highest heights.
Whether you run a software development firm or a high-tech call center operation, your team define the terms of your success. Technical qualifications, experience, and talent are ineffective when group dynamics aren’t strong. People skills bridge the gaps between job ability and process sharing to ensure your team achieves its goals.
But what are people skills? Aren't they innate and can't be learned? How could training possibly help employees?
Every company wants superstar employees, but not all superstars show up on your doorstep fully formed. Employees who have the potential to flourish with the right skills development can become something great with PMP certification training.