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Develop Your Communication Skills and Interpersonal Influence
Learn how to clearly convey information and ideas in an engaging manner. Explore how to build trust, communicate effectively, and be heard in all parts of your organization. Learn important interpersonal communication skills and strategies for igniting curiosity, attention, trust, and respect.
Learn effective body language for strategic conversations.
Discover how to be approachable throughout your career.
Explore how to build successful business relationships.
Learn strategies that can help you master your interpersonal communication skills in the workplace.
37m 1s • COURSE
Communication Foundations with Tatiana Kolovou
Build your communication skills. Learn how to communicate more effectively in professional situations, including meetings, email, and presentations.
1h 22m • COURSE
Building Trust with Brenda Bailey-Hughes
Learn how to build trust in the workplace. Find out how to earn trust, practice trust, and rebuild trust.
54m 44s • COURSE
Building Business Relationships with Simon T. Bailey
Master the art of building meaningful business relationships. Learn how to set yourself up for visibility and success, manage up, build relationships with executives, and more.
57m 30s • COURSE
Igniting Emotional Engagement with Lisa Earle McLeod
Learn how to win the hearts and minds of your employees, peers, and boss in order to make you more successful.
46m 19s • COURSE
Preparing for Successful Communication with Sam Horn
Learn powerful strategies for successful communication. Discover how to structure content, share business stories, connect with audiences, and exude executive presence.
1h 3m • COURSE
Learning to Be Approachable with Dorie Clark
Learn how to be more approachable, and build better relationships at work. Develop the mindset and communication skills to help people see the real you.
28m 12s • COURSE
Communicating Nonverbally with Vanessa Van Edwards
Learn about how to communicate more effectively by taking control of your body language and understanding nonverbal communication from others.
27m 28s • COURSE
Communicating with Diplomacy and Tact with Tatiana Kolovou
Learn how to cultivate a mindset of diplomacy and communicate with tact when you encounter challenging workplace situations.
1h 5m • COURSE
You'll learn communication and interpersonal influence skills with these experts.
Dorie Clark is an adjunct professor of business administration at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
Dorie is also the author of Reinventing You and Stand Out, which was named the number one leadership book of 2015 by Inc. magazine and was a Washington Post best-seller. A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, Dorie was described by the New York Times as an "expert at self-reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives."
She is a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, Time, and Entrepreneur. Recognized as a branding expert by the Associated Press, Inc., and Fortune, Dorie is a marketing strategy consultant and speaker for clients including Google, Microsoft, Yale University, Fidelity, the U.S. State Department, and the World Bank. You can download her free 42-page Stand Out self-assessment workbook and learn more at dorieclark.com.
Tatiana Kolovou is faculty member at the top-ranked Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.
She came to the United States as an "academic immigrant" from Athens, Greece. Now she teaches business communication and cross-cultural effectiveness. Tatiana consults with executives and teams at large companies to develop effective communication skills for the global enterprise.
Brenda Bailey-Hughes is a Kelley School of Business senior lecturer who coaches executives on communication.
As a faculty member of the nationally ranked Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Brenda teaches undergraduate communication courses, Kelley Direct MBA consulting and global leadership courses, and works on the Executive MBA partnership program between Kelley School of Business and Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, South Korea. Professor Bailey-Hughes is an advocate of teaching global perspectives in the business environment and is a licensed mentor for students and business professionals seeking to improve their international competencies.
Brenda is a sought-after speaker who regularly presents at conferences and workshops on a variety of topics, including change management, presentation skills, intercultural communication, influential communication, and customer service. As co-owner of Team Performance, a consulting and training company, Brenda specializes in communication training and has coached many executives from Fortune 500 companies.
Brenda has a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Communication and Professional Development.
Simon T. Bailey is an author and leadership imagineer.
Simon works with businesses and individuals to find the spark of brilliance that generates sustainable results. His latest book, Shift Your Brilliance: Harness the Power of You, Inc., was named as one of the top 25 books being read by individuals around the world and corporate America.
Sales leadership expert Lisa Earle McLeod is a popular keynote speaker, author, and consultant.
Lisa created the "noble purpose" concept and strategy after her research revealed that organizations driven by a noble purpose outperformed the market by over 350%. A sought-after keynote speaker who has rocked the house everywhere from Apple to Peterbilt Trucks, Lisa is known for her cutting-edge ideas, practical techniques, and inspirational humor. She is the author of four best-selling books on leadership, sales, and personal development. Her book Selling with Noble Purpose: How to Drive Revenue and Do Work That Makes You Proud has been a game changer at global firms like Flight Centre, Hootsuite, and Roche. She is also the sales leadership expert for Forbes.com, and she has appeared on NBC Nightly News, The Today Show, Oprah.com, and Good Morning America.
Sam Horn is an acclaimed author, keynote speaker, and communications strategist.As the founder and CEO of the Intrigue Agency, Sam works to help people create collaborative, compelling, one-of-a-kind communications and projects that add value for all involved. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Fast Company, Forbes, Inc., and on NPR.Sam has spoken to more than half a million people worldwide, working with such clients as National Geographic, Accenture, Cisco, Boeing, Intel, NASA, the Asian Leadership Conference, Capital One, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Nationwide, and the National Governors Association. As a presentation coach and media training expert, Sam has helped hundreds of clients prepare for high-stakes communications including TED and TEDx talks, keynotes, fund-raising pitches, commencement speeches, and TV appearances. Her books—including Tongue Fu!, Got Your Attention? and POP!—have been endorsed by Daniel Pink, Stephen Covey, Seth Godin, Ken Blanchard, Tony Robbins, Miki Agrawal, and other thought leaders.
Vanessa Van Edwards is a behavioral investigator and the best-selling author of Captivate.
Vanessa is lead investigator at her human behavior research lab, Science of People. She designs original research experiments to crack the code of human behavior. She leads innovative corporate workshops for companies like Intel, American Express, and Facebook on science-based soft skills. Her unique work has been featured on NPR, the Wall Street Journal, the Today Show, and USA Today. She has written for CNN, Fast Company, and Forbes.
Vanessa is a monthly columnist for Entrepreneur magazine and a Penguin author. Her latest book, Captivate, was a national best seller and was chosen by Apple as one of the most anticipated books of the year. Vanessa delivers groundbreaking workshops and courses that teach individuals how to succeed in business and life by understanding the hidden dynamics of people.
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