Effective communication in the workplace
Effective communication in the workplace

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Effective communication in the workplace

5 Personal development planning

As you near the end of the course, it is important to consider the goals that you set early on. How have you found the process of setting your own goals? Have you changed your approach since Week 1?

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Figure 4 The growth of your personal development plan.

Activity 6 My Week 7 plan

Timing: Allow 20 minutes for this activity

This week, set yourself one final goal relating to your communication skills. Reflecting on your own experiences of working with others, be it in a diverse/or non-diverse environment, is there someone you’d like to develop a better working relationship with? Could you do anything differently in terms of the language or methods you use to communicate with them? If so, set yourself a goal to ensure that you meet this objective.

Discussion

Next week is the final week of the course, which will give you an opportunity to look back at all the goals you have set yourself and monitor their progress so far.

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