Do you dread going to networking events? Feel self-conscious making small talk? This session will show you how to “work the room” gracefully and engage others in conversation, along with how to follow up with them after the event to solidify those new relationships!
- Summarize how to prepare before an event, including meetings and greetings
- Examine the “do’s and don’ts” of cocktail parties
- Illustrate how to engage others in small talk – and how to disengage gracefully
- Identify seven ways to follow up
Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Time: 1:00pm Central
Jill Bremer, AICI CIP, has been helping organizations and individuals get the edge they need to succeed since 1986. A Certified Image Professional, Ms. Bremer has appeared as a trainer and speaker for corporations and organizations throughout the country, designing image and communication strategies for professionals from support staff to the top executives of Fortune 500 companies. She is on the faculty of the American Management Association and has served on the International Board of Directors for the Association of Image Consultants International. She has appeared on the “Today” show and CNBC and is frequently quoted in major publications and interviewed on national radio. She is the co-author of It’s Your Move: Dealing Yourself the Best Cards in Life and Work and a contributing author for Rude Awakenings: Overcoming the Civility Crisis in the Workplace.
CEU credits: 0.1