WCMElevate: Session 1 | Strategic Communication

Monday, November 9th 2020
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Virtual Program, ON

Learn strategic communication strategies, and how to best communicate your message to a range of audiences and stakeholders. Participants can expect to learn how to solidify key messaging from a clear, relevant and evidence-based perspective. 

This session will focus on the following topics: 

  • How to plan, design, and run more efficient meetings with better outcomes
  • What makes a great public speaker and how to improve your public speaking skills
  • How to present effectively to senior executives

Gaining experience and skills in these communication strategies can offer opportunities for advancement.

*Please note this event is for program participants only. To learn more about our WCMElevate Program, please click here.

Neil Grammar

Partner, Dialogue Strategies

Prior to co-founding Dialogue Strategies in 2000, Neil spent 5 years with an international communication skills consulting company where he became a Partner, as well as the firm's top business developer. Neil has coached thousands of business people, at all levels, in the areas of negotiation, pitching, leadership and selling skills. Neil has also assisted many companies in preparing, rehearsing and winning major business pitches, some with contract revenue ranging in the hundreds of millions. He has worked with firms like Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Scotia, BMO, CIBC, TD, OMERS, BCIMC, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan, Heinz, P&G, SNC Lavalin, IBM, SAP, Deloitte, Boston Consulting Group, KPMG, and PWC.Neil has been published many times in the Globe & Mail and has appeared on CBC and BNN.Neil holds a BSc. from University of Toronto and an M.B.A in Finance from York University.

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