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Level Up Your Tech Career: Listening Intelligence for Leaders

1245 Champa Street
1st Floor Event Space
Denver, CO 80204 United States
The Commons on Champa
Friday, October 25, 2019 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM) (MDT)
Event Details

"The Moxy Lab has been immensely valuable to our team. Their listening training was eye-opening—we understand each other’s different listening styles, and are more adept at communicating with each other. As a result, we’re far more effective and productive in working together."  —Frannie Matthews, President & CEO, Colorado Technology Association

Overall, this has been one of the most impactful trainings in my career. Meetings have become far more productive—everyone is more engaged."  —Owen Hughes, EMEA Director Solutions Consulting, ServiceNow 

Each year, the Fortune 500 lose $160 billion to communication errors made by professionals and leaders. These losses occur foremost because individuals lack the ability to remain in the moment, have never learned how to listen intelligently, and don’t know how to target their message for the greatest receptivity.

While coding is important, even in tech the top-five skills for promotion to leadership all depend upon the core skills of listening, speaking, and presence. As the technology industry grows and becomes integrated into each and every business, tech professionals are called upon more and more to communicate the ins and outs of the technology. In addition, salespeople, marketers, and other non-technical roles must also be able to communicate their product and vision effectively. Complex technical ideas can lend themselves to misunderstanding. Your long-term success and the success of your team depends on the ability to effectively listen and confidently communicate your ideas.

Here’s the good news — You and your team can level up! CTA is partnering with communication experts The Moxy Lab on a workshop that will transform the way you understand yourself and your workplace. Learn your listening habits and develop skills to recognize your biases. Listen to and speak with others more effectively. With awareness of your listening habits, capture a wider range of information and, in the process, inspire confidence, receptivity, and trust — the basis of influence.


WHO
This course will benefit anyone working for a technology organization or in a technology role. Those best served by the course will be individuals who are mid-career to directors or VPs.

This course is available to CTA members only. 


COST
CTA Members: $480

This is a 40% discount off the corporate/non-member rate.

If you are not a member of CTA, but would like to participate please contact Kelly Stevens at kelly@coloradotechnology.org

DESIRED OUTCOMES: 

Throughout the course, participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn their own scientifically validated listening preferences and habits.

  • Learn what those preferences and habits mean, especially in tech-centric environments, and how to utilize that knowledge for personal and professional growth.

  • Learn how to apply that knowledge not only in the way that they listen to others, but in the way they speak and write to others.

  • Determine specific goals for ongoing personal and professional growth and improvement.

ABOUT THE MOXY LAB

The Moxy Lab works with leaders in the world’s top tech and telecommunications  corporations to advance professional communication. At The Moxy Lab, we speak tech—we know that engineers, programmers, and others in technical roles face unique communication challenges. With each other, with non-technical colleagues, and with the public, tech professionals must make the complex and the scientific make sense to the layman and the customer. In tech, in telecommunications, and in other complex fields, we will help you to collaborate better, innovate, and take the lead.

Testimonials:

"The Moxy Lab has been immensely valuable to our team. Their listening training was eye-opening—we understand each other’s different listening styles, and are more adept at communicating with each other. As a result, we’re far more effective and productive in working together. It works!"  —Frannie Matthews, President & CEO, Colorado Technology Association

“Overall, this has been one of the most impactful trainings in my career. Since The Moxy Lab listening training, I’ve set distractions aside so I can be more present and listen skillfully. I’ve learned to vary what I’m saying, depending on who is listening and on their listening preferences. People feel that respect and appreciate it. Now I coach my team to listen this way and they’re far more effective. Meetings have become far more productive—everyone is more engaged."  —Owen Hughes, EMEA Director Solutions Consulting, ServiceNow 

“The Moxy Lab exceeded the expectations of our executive team. They’re far more than speech coaches. These are communication experts.”  —M.D., Director. Fortune 100 Telecommunications Corporation

"The Moxy Lab listening training was incredible. After understanding my listening habits, I’ve been practicing being more present in my one-on-ones, and adapting my communication to match those of my direct reports. Our meetings have been far more productive—and shorter." —David Wilson, Director Solution Consulting, ServiceNow

"These workshops were outstanding! Our team improved the clarity of our message, increased audience engagement, and learned to transfer knowledge in the most effective manner. I would hire them again in a heartbeat." —A.S., Vice President, Fortune 50 Software Corporation


Additional Information
Contact Organization:
Colorado Technology Association
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