Tag - Business

Effective Email and Digital Communication

This session discusses the pitfalls of email and other digital modes of communication, how to select the best message medium for the situation, and tips for how to use email strategically. Participants will learn language and tone strategies to maximize both positive and negative messages and build confidence communicating across...

Effective Email and Digital Communication

This session discusses the pitfalls of email and other digital modes of communication, how to select the best message medium for the situation, and tips for how to use email strategically. Participants will learn language and tone strategies to maximize both positive and negative messages and build confidence communicating across...

Six Questions With Erin Blocher: Effective Email and Digital Communication

"Digital communication is everywhere, but that does not mean we are automatically good at it. Learning strategies for better emails and digital communication can have a big impact," says Erin Blocher, an assistant professor of business communication at the UMKC Bloch School of Management. Blocher has more than 15 years...

Fostering Inclusion in the Workplace: Five Questions With Jermaine Jamison

Inclusion has become a more common term in business vernacular, but what does it actually mean to put it into practice? In our interview below, Jermaine Jamison offers insight into the question based on years of experience. Jamison leads Fostering an Inclusive Workplace Environment, a two-hour workshop on July 27, 2022,...

First Time Supervisor Series

Insightful and wise leadership creates a collaborative culture enhancing the strength and creativity of a harmonious team while meeting the challenges to obtain the goal. This series teaches effective leadership skills that can dramatically change the outcome of a coaching session or a team’s results through active listening and applying...

Hiring and Retaining Diverse Talent: Five Questions With Marisa Gray

Marisa Crawford Gray, EdD, leads the upcoming course Hiring and Retaining Diverse Talent, which runs June 23, 1-3 PM. Her depth of knowledge and experience adds value for participants in her course. Below, Gray shares some insights on the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in a workplace environment. Learn more about...