Showcasing the Best of Welsh Business

21st August – Cardiff
Effective Networking


Participants will increase the impact and effectiveness of their networking approach. Develop an awareness of their own communication style and discover how to adapt, improve, and alter approach and strategies to achieve desired objectives. Participants will be led through exercises to increase their impact and rapport; they will experience techniques in improvisation, adaptability, persuasion and rhetoric to ensure strong, confident and authentic networking. Practically explore how to use voice, speech, body language and performance techniques to increase confidence in networking and one-on-one conversations. The training will culminate in a series of scenarios for participants to rehearse, hone and perfect new skills and techniques to ensure change is permanent.

Course objective:

  • Increase immediate individual impact
  • Develop effective influencing skills
  • Increase confidence in one-to-one conversations, how to be succinct, warm and professional
  • Effective listening skills
  • How to build rapport and influence through effective communication
  • Discover how to frame your message and get it heard

For more than 20 years The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama has provided an innovative approach to transferring the skills used in the training of actors, through the development of voice, speech and body language to business clients. Central’s work has been featured in The Daily Telegraph, The Times, The Daily Mail, Radios 4, 2 and London, BBC News, BBC4, and ITV2. Central’s business clients include Google, John Lewis, NHS, TV presenters, CEOs and MPs.

(If you are a NEW FDA/Keystone member and wish to claim this as your free course please send an email to [email protected] or [email protected])

Booking policy: Please book early as events do sell out and we can only admit you if you have booked and pre-paid. To receive a refund, cancellations must be received at least ten working days before the event (a credit towards another event will not be given). Should we need to cancel an event, we will contact you as soon as possible and will refund 100% of the fee you have paid.

WHEN: 21st August
WHERE: Cardiff