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      December 8, 2017

      Friday   8:30 AM

      420 North Niles Avenue
      South Bend, Indiana 46617

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      Listening Pays Workshop - December 8, 2017

      Become a Better Leader & Stronger Family Through the Power of Listening   One-Day LISTENING PAYS® Workshop Listening -- it seems so simple. Yet, it’s estimated that the average person ignores, forgets, or misunderstands at least 75% of what he or she hears. Is it any wonder that mistakes occur, opportunities are missed, or that the “I’ll take care of it!” never happens? ~Dr. Rick Bommelje, Ed.D., CLP Have you ever caught yourself saying “I know I’m forgetting something”?  Does your family ever say “would you just listen to me”?  Is building a better business environment and strengthening family relationships top on your priority list?  If you have answered YES to any of these questions, this workshop is for YOU!  The Pfeil Innovation Center, sponsored by Beacon Health System, is proud to present the one-day LISTENING PAYS® workshop on Friday, December 8, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Pfeil Innovation Center is located at 420 N. Niles Avenue, South Bend. This unique  workshop will be presented by Beacon’s own Certified LISTENING PAYS® Facilitators:  Jewel Abram-Copenhaver and Dr. Kimberlie Warren.  These talented individuals have been personally trained and mentored by Dr. Rick Bommelje, Ed.D., CLP known by many as the “Listening Doctor”.  Rick Bommelje serves as a Professor in the Department of Communication at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida and has over 30 years of professional experience in listening, leadership, management, and adult education.  Dr. Bommelje is also the past President of the International Listening Association and was inducted into the Listening Hall of Fame.  Registration for this unique and one-of-a-kind workshop is $250 per person.  Attendees will receive a “Listening” experience filled with exciting and informative instruction, activities, lunch, snacks, beverages, and the “Listening Pays” assessment and the book Listening Pays: Achieve Significance through the Power of Listening, by Rick Bommelje.  This practical and engaging workshop will help participants gain skills needed to become a sustainable leader through improved listening in both professional and personal endeavors creating better business and family relationships.   Specific listening aids will help participants remember the concepts and tools provided and put the learning’s into an action plan ready for immediate implementation. This highly interactive program will leave participants with a foundation of four positive listening goals identified by Rick Bommelje:  Awareness, Assessment, Application and Action. Who should attend? Managers, supervisors, and team leaders at all levels within an organization. Project managers and coordinators who facilitate groups of people from multiple functions. Marketing and sales professionals who want the listening edge to better understand their customers’ needs. Human resource and training professionals Healthcare professionals who would like to improve their communication skills. Families/Spouses Anyone who wants to build better relationships and become a truly effective leader and communicator. Special Features Prior to the workshop, all attendees will receive a copy of Listening Pays: Achieve Significance through the Power of Listening  and a 360-degree assessment tool designed to gauge their listening effectiveness.  Attendees are required to complete the assessment and highly recommended to read the book in advance of the workshop in order to be prepared to learn and apply the strategies.       CANCELLATION POLICY:   Cancellations must be made in writing via e-mail to Patty Tomaszewski at no later than 48 hours prior to the Beacon Academy workshop session.  Cancellations made before 48 hours will be refunded to your method of payment.      Cancellations made after 48 hours will result in full-charge of the workshop and no credit will be issued.    

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