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Communication Assertiveness

August 13, 2011 Leave a comment

In order to respond to the growing needs of colleagues and clients, professionals will need more than technical expertise or job skills.   Professionals need to be good communicators to get their point across and show credibility.  They need to overcome barriers that cause conflict as well as misunderstanding.  Professionals need to communicate confidently and positively, and not in an aggressive or passive manner.

In short, each professional needs to be assertive.

With Guthrie-Jensen’s Communication Assertiveness seminar, you and your colleagues will be able to

  • Avoid passive or aggressive communication.
  • Obtain the best results in every interpersonal situation by choosing your words wisely.
  • Project an image of assertiveness with words, voice, body language, and other tools.
  • Overcome rude communication by using tact and diplomacy.
  • Assert opinions and suggestions with ease and confidence.
  • Give and receive feedback effectively.
  • Eliminate mannerisms that are perceived by others as passive and shy behaviors.
  • Reply assertively but not offensively in threatening situations.
  • Express disagreement without being disagreeable.

Produce faster results with effective communication!  Join Guthrie-Jensen’s Communication Assertiveness Seminar today!

For more information about this seminar, call Guthrie-Jensen today at (+63-2) 816-1610. You can also email, or visit for information about this program as well as other training courses in the Philippines.

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Effective Business Writing

August 11, 2011 Leave a comment

Letters, e-mails, reports, and memos play a crucial role in helping you and your company conduct business.  Your written messages ensure clear communication with internal and external customers.  They produce sales.  They produce results for any organization.

The irony is, these considerations oftentimes make writing a difficult task.  In fact, professionals waste as much as 67% of their time producing a letter or report.  These delayed messages are an extra cost for the company and give stress to writers. Meanwhile, poorly written messages cause disaster.

Written correspondences are more than just correct grammar. Learn and apply Five C’s of good writing using a practical approach from Guthrie-Jensen’s Communication Experts. With our Effective Business Writing seminar, you and your people will

  • Reduce writing time by at least 30%.
  • Start each letter, memo, and correspondence the right way all the time.
  • Spot and correct common errors in grammar and usage.
  • Cut information overload in correspondences.
  • Prevent misunderstanding byorganizing thoughts logically.
  • Write tactful, empathetic, and courteous messages.
  • Win approval by writing persuasive messages.
  • Project a professional image by writing conversational yet business-like e-mails.

Avoid expensive errors and opportunity losses caused by incomplete, inaccurate, and inconsiderate messages.  Get the attention of your readers. Get the skills to deliver your message and produce results.

For more information about this seminar, call Guthrie-Jensen today at (+63-2) 816-1610.  You can also email, or visit for information about this program as well as other training seminars in the Philippines.