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Module 4 - Effective Communications

Course Description

Emerging Leaders Module 4

Effective Communications are the glue that deepens connections to others and improves teamwork, decision making, and problem solving. This session focuses on executive presence, communication style, and techniques to be more credible, confident, and concise. 

  • Executive Presence
  • The 90 Second Elevator Speech
  • Impromptu Speaking and Q&A
  • Selling Your Ideas
  • Effective Presentations
  • The Power of the Story

Available Industries: Leadership

Duration & Dates

2 Days

    Lea Anne Law, Director
    +1 (865) 974-1622

    Mike Bowman, Program Coordinator


    Classes are held in the Graduate and Executive Education classrooms of the Haslam College of Business on the campus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. A nearby downtown business hotel can be booked for travelers


    Martha Weeks

    Martha Weeks is a communications coach with clients in the technology and healthcare industries, and academia. She teaches workshops and coaches executives, engineers, entrepreneurs and clinicians to create and deliver ...


    This module is offered as part of the Emerging Leaders Program.