KEYNOTE & CLOSING COMMENTS: Say What? Effective Communication Styles When Working with Millennials

Thursday, April 30 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM


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Title: KEYNOTE & CLOSING COMMENTS: Say What? Effective Communication Styles When Working with Millennials

Description:

  • Understand two dimensions of personal social communication style
  • Understand the four main communication styles
  • Tips for better communication with different communication styles
  • Tips for better communication with millennials in the workforce

Keywords: millennials, communication, business, management, social style, verbal, virtual, assertiveness, responsiveness, personal style, training, learning, development

Type: General Session & Keynote

Abstract:

More than 35% of the American workforce are Millennials, outnumbering GenXers (33%) and baby boomers (25%). With the preferred method of communication being email and text messages amongst the millennial majority, how are leaders adjusting to get the right message across? Effective communication is the pinnacle of organizational success, yet differing styles and preferred methods of communication can cause a message to get lost in translation. In this session, you will analyze two dimensions of your preferred social style for communication and learn ways to better communicate with others who have different social styles.  You will learn tips for better communication with the millennial workforce.


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