IIM Indore to host seminar on Effective Communication for Managers

Start Date:2012-03-05
End Date:2012-03-09
Event Type:General Management

Middle managers who would like to enhance their influence, both within their organizations and externally with other organizations, by sharpening their communication abilities.

Event Details:

Programme Coordinator : Prof. M. Ashraf Rizvi

Fee : Rs. 50,000 (Residential)


Objectives :
The ECM will

  • Enhance the participants awareness of their strengths and limitations in professional communication.
  • Help the participants build upon their communication skills by providing them appropriate tools and techniques that they can carry back with them for subsequent practice.
  • Help the participants master the full range of communication skills required of a successful professional, namely, listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Develop a systematic and positive approach to communication in business settings.


Content :
ECM takes an integrated approach by focusing on two basic challenges: accurate understanding of basic communication principles and effective application of these principles in communicative situations.


The topics covered include:

  • Fundamentals of Effective Communication
  • Communicating at work - internalizing communication skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Body talk
  • Personality types and communication styles
  • Active listening strategies
  • Team communication
  • Business presentations

Contact information:
Management Development Programmes (MDP) Office
Indian Institute of Management Indore
Prabandh Shikhar, Rau-Pithampur Road
Indore 453 331, Madhya Pradesh, INDIA