Communications Excellence

Online & In-Person

Communications Excellence

Perfect Your Communication Skills to Engage and Persuade Audiences

Overview

2-day in-person or 3-day online program

Speaking with confidence and effective business communication skills can dramatically change an executive’s impact as a leader. Whether it be in meetings, town halls, or presentations, a confident leader needs compelling interpersonal relationships and professional communication skills to bring their work to the next level. 

The Communications Excellence program is a communication skills training where you will discover the importance of leadership and communication and its relationship to productive business approaches. You will be empowered to ditch your public speaking anxiety and develop your effective presentation abilities that will inspire the audience. 

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Evolve Your Personal Communication Style

Develop personal strategies to advance good communication skills uniquely suited to you and your business.

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Interact with Clear Intent

Understand why communication is important in business and learn how to tailor your verbal, nonverbal, or communications tools, such as presentations and PowerPoint.

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Establish Your Confidence and Leadership Presence

Leverage your breath, body, and voice to maximize your impact and presence while public speaking. Through intentional practice, you will master how to seamlessly integrate each element of effective communication.

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Craft and Deliver a Truly Memorable Pitch

Learn how to create a memorable pitch that demonstrates your communications skills and connects your audience with a message that is authentic, clear, and powerful.

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Master Advanced Presentation Skills

Recognize when something is not working and know how to confidently adjust by applying high-level presentation skills.

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Features, Dates, & Cost

Online

  • Three-day virtual, communication-intensive online program utilizing the flexible Lab platform
  • Program sessions held from 9:00 am-3:30 pm PST
  • Executive communication skills training
  • World-renowned Berkeley Haas and Executive Education Faculty 
  • Exercises to identify and develop your personal communication success strategies - suited to you and your business
  • Blend of group exercises and one-on-one coaching 
  • Guided practice and rehearsal components built into the program structure 
  • Exclusive networking opportunities 
  • Access to the program alumni community 
  • Communications Excellence Certificate of Completion

Wednesday-Friday 9:00 am-3:30 pm PST 

Feb 23 - Feb 25, 2022
$2,650
Enroll

In-Person

  • Two-day in-person, communication-intensive at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business campus 
  • Executive communication skills training
  • World-renowned Berkeley Haas and Executive Education Faculty 
  • Exercises to identify and develop your personal communication success strategies - suited to you and your business
  • Blend of group exercises and one-on-one coaching 
  • Guided practice and rehearsal components built into the program structure 
  • Exclusive networking opportunities 
  • Access to the program alumni community 
  • Communications Excellence Certificate of Completion

Monday-Tuesday 8:00 am-5:00 pm PDT 

Jun 27 - Jun 28, 2022
$4,000
Enroll

Who It's For

  • Senior leadership executives and high-potential professionals in Business Development, Sales, and Marketing Teams
  • Professionals in leadership roles at Nonprofit and Service Organizations
  • Web Developers and Engineers 
  • Entrepreneurs seeking to develop profound leadership communications skills

Want to approach your employer about professional development and request employer support? Read the Employer Payment Assistance Guide.

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Certificates

Certificate of Completion

Signal your professional achievement to your network and get recognized for your completion! Upon successful completion of the program, UC Berkeley Executive Education grants a verified digital certificate of completion to participants that you are encouraged to add to your profiles.

Note: This program results in a digital certificate of completion and is not eligible for degree credit/CEUs. After successful completion of the program, your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you directly. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of UC Berkeley Executive Education.

Earn a certificate

This program counts toward a
Certificate of Business Excellence
Curriculum Days 
Two Days
Pillar(s) 
Leadership & Communication

Participants in the Certificate of Business Excellence (COBE) program will earn a mark of distinction from a world-class university, gain access to a powerful global network, and enjoy the flexibility of completing the program in up to three years. A UC Berkeley Certificate of Business Excellence allows individuals to create a personal learning journey structured by our four academic pillars to gain management essentials in Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Strategy, and Finance to drive both personal and organizational development.

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