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Part 2 of Global Player 2.0, the 5 communication skills

Impact and Influence global business
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 2h 6m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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Global Player 2.0,  Part 2  is designed for Japanese working in English speaking environments. Learn how to communicate in a professional manner that helps you to develop relationships and  influence others. Learn how to take advantage of the ‘unwritten rules’ of global business by communicating in the way preferred by business
The course is in English with comments at the end of each section  in Japanese by Masaru Someya
Course objectives:
•What’s actually important to your global business colleagues? It’s not perfect English;-)
•Why Global Player 2.0. Five Skills?
•Our research data & what it means to you
•Mindsets & behaviors for successful communication
•Communication tools & techniques that are commonly used in global business
•How you can use all of the above in both face-to-face & virtual settings

I want to completely change the way you think of communicating in English!
•This course is not about speaking better English.
•It is about communicating better
•You don’t need a TOEIC score of 900, 400 is enough
•The 5 skills are the same skills taught to native speakers
The Five Skills:
1. Speak Up! (Part 1)
•Gain confidence by learning to comment on any unexpected topic
2. Intelligent Listening  (Part 1)
•Quickly create a good impression, understand more deeply & build better relationships
3. Kaizen Sandwich  (Part 2)
•Use feedback techniques to give your opinion & develop relationships
4. Smart Comments  (Part 2)
•Use simple techniques to join & lead discussions
5. Controlling the Conversation  (Part 2)
•Apply a powerful technique that will help you to manage difficult topics so you can always follow & participate in those discussions

You will learn

✓ How to influence & impact business
✓ How to communicate confidently & professionally in business situation such as meetings, especially teleconference calls
✓ How to engagement in both face-to-face and virtual meetings in English
✓ How to develop stronger relationships with business colleagues and customers


• Do part one, Global Player, 2.0 the communication skills
• Have an interest in communicating more professionally in English

This course is for

• Japanese who are using English at work
• People who sometimes struggle when working with non Japanese in English
• Japanese who need to lead or participate and engage more with their team or in business meetings
Consultant, facilitator & executive coach
Founder and general manager of Focus Cubed Inc. Warren is fluent in both English and Japanese, and has over 35 years of executive experience in Japan and the Asia Pacific.
An experienced executive coach and facilitator, he has spent the last 20 years supporting Fortune 500 companies with change management for business transformation & communication solutions. He combines his Western background with his experience working in Japan & Asia to change mindsets & behaviors in the global workplace.
Warren has published 2 books, Innovative Problem Solving (2008, PHP) and How to Impact & Influence Global Business Outcomes (2020, Amazon), both books are for Japanese working in global environments & are based on workshops developed by Warren.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 2h 6m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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