Communication Skills for Go-Getters

Friday, November 3, 2023
9:00 am – 3:00 pm ET
CSC Station, Wilmington, DE

$499 Early Bird Rate (Ends 10/5)

You’ve got goals, you’ve got skills, you’ve got a list of accomplishments as long as your arm…So, what do you need to advance your career?


The kind that helps you show up in strategy meetings and sway others toward your ideas. The kind that enables you to make a bigger impact.

It’s time to build your CQ: Your Clout Quotient.

Your Coach

Having been called “a shot of espresso” many times, Barbara knows what keeps career professionals focused and able to learn. Her signature programs weave Aha! Moments, tangible tools, and live action practice (and lots of laughs).

Warning: This program is not for the passive learner. You’ll be asked to step in with both feet, and your heart and mind, too.

Past participants have described the experience as “one part risk and three parts fun.”

Are you ready to be more visible, polished, and persuasive?

what you’ll get

A personal definition of what clout means in personal and professional success.
A way to silence that limiting voice that tells you not to speak up or take that risk.
Practice time with key strategies and techniques to build clout.
An action plan to achieve next-level influence.


8:30 am – Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 am – Kickoff


Icebreaker, Introductions, and Definitions
CQ Workout
Strategic Influence


Lunch (included)


Clout in Action: Mini Presentations with Feedback
Enhancing your Sphere of Influcence
Action Planning

what people are saying

“Yesterday was a blast, and Barbara was a joy to work with! She’s so dynamic, and really knows how to own the room.”

– Christian, Ellation

“The event was phenomenal due to your energy and interactive style.”

– Marinda, Yale University

“Barbara led a great workshop for around effective communication skills with practice rounds and excellent takeaways.”

– Shirley, The Predictive Index

Cancellation Policy
Full refund before 9/30/23
After 9/30, credit toward future conference

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