Achieving Success with Difficult People
This course will teach you how to see things from others' viewpoints based on their needs, values, beliefs, experiences, skills, knowledge, and self-interests. You will learn to approach difficult situations by answering the questions: who? what? where? when? how? and why? By answering these questions, you will understand who your difficult people are, what they're like, how you react to them, and their response to your actions. You will also practice analyzing your interactions with those you share space with. By observing others closely, you will learn to read their identifying characteristics. Once you can identify which type of person you're dealing with, you will be able to choose appropriate reactions to their behaviors. By the time you finish this course, you will understand that assertiveness involves taking responsibility when meeting your needs in a way that preserves the dignity and rights of others. What you will learn: Become proficient at identifying and working with different personality types Build assertive communication skills that benefit your personal and professional life Learn how to improve relationships with difficult, stubborn, or even hostile individuals Develop awareness of your own tendencies and how these affect your relationships How you will benefit Improve relationships with family, friends, and co-workers Get what you want out of people and be sure your personal needs are met Become an expert communicator and listener Understand the motivations behind the actions and behaviors of all people How the course is taught self-paced online course 6 Weeks or 3 Months access 24 course hours
Dates: 3/20/2023 - 6/16/2023
Online: This class is online, and you may access the class at any time between the start/end dates listed above. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You decide when you participate: there are no real-time meetings or requirements.
What to Expect: After you register, you will be emailed instructions on how to access your online classroom. Please allow a few business days after registration to receive a classroom invitation.