This webinar is free for SLA members. 

It can be difficult to get our voices heard at times, particularly if we lack confidence or feel unsure about how others see our role. So how can we improve our face to face communication skills and have more impact and influence?

This webinar will look at:

·          The importance of self-confidence and credibility

·          Building relationships with colleagues

·          Why we find some people easier to communicate with than others

·          Keeping our message simple

·          Knowing our audience

·          How to gain support before pitching new ideas

By the end of the webinar you will have a clearer idea of how you can improve your communication, increase your impact, and practical tips and techniques to use at work straight away


Speaker Info

Speaker Name

Amanda Whiteford

Speaker Details

Amanda’s background is in HR and she has worked at Board level supporting senior leaders to deliver their strategic goals through their people.  Her business background is in banking and engineering and she has run her own consultancy business, a semi-professional theatre company and worked with Citizens Advice as well as being a school governor.  

Learning and development have been a particular focus; recruiting and developing apprentices, graduates, and management alike, and she is passionate about life-long learning.  She is currently an Executive Coach supporting business leaders with their career and leadership development.