Conversing, Connecting, and Collaborating in a Virtual Workplace

Communicating with Charisma and Confidence On and Off the screen

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1: Avoid Communication Burnout from Video Chat

    • Lesson 1: Assess Your Virtual Communication Landscape

    • Lesson 2: Establish Your Definition of a Successful Virtual Exchange

    • Lesson 3: Questions to Set Yourself Up for Success - Downloadable PDF

    • Lesson 4: Understand the Science Behind Why Virtual Communication Is Challenging

    • Lesson 5: Harness the Power of Your Physicality to Maintain Consistent Focus and Energy

    • Lesson 6: Exercise for Taking a Good Seat in a Virtual Meeting

  • 2

    Chapter 2: Relating to Camera and Connecting with Your Audience

    • Lesson 1: Forge a Relationship with the Camera

    • Lesson 2: Breath Work to Get Grounded in Front of the Camera

    • Lesson 3: Have an Outside Eye - Record Yourself and Critique!

    • Lesson 4: The Camera Notices EVERYTHING!

  • 3

    Chapter 3: Establishing Trust & Collaboration for Virtual Teams

    • Lesson 1: The Power of Story to Cultivate Trust in a Virtual World

    • Lesson 2: The Power of Story Exercise - Downloadable PDF

    • Lesson 3: The 3 T’s: Tools for Successful Storytelling - 1: TRY!

    • Lesson 4: The 3 T’s – 2: Tell the TRUTH!

    • Lesson 5: Training to Tell Your Story with Success! - 3: TRAIN!

    • Lesson 6: Effective Steps Using the Three T’s - Downloadable PDF

  • 4

    Chapter 4: Successfully Manage Your Virtual Team – Tips for Supervisors

    • Lesson 1: Harness Active Listening to Cultivate and Maintain Trust with Your Team

    • Lesson 2: Listening Exercises

    • Lesson 3: Drawing Exercise Follow-Up

    • Lesson 4: Understanding and Managing Different Communication Styles

    • Lesson 5: Establish Shared Communication Norms for Virtual Meetings

  • 5

    Chapter 5: Overcoming Challenges In a Virtual World

    • Lesson 1: Managing Teams and Building Trust in a Remote Work Environment

    • Lesson 2: Working with Colleagues in a Virtual World

    • Lesson 3: Reward Yourself - Know When to Take a Break!