Simply Said
Simply Said
Simply Said is the essential handbook for business communication.

Business Context

You need community buy-in to expand and update a facility.  Environmentalists are questioning your commitment to new regulations.  Local government leaders want you to explain proposed rate increases.

Challenge & Solution

How can you successfully communicate with community leaders and government representatives?  How do you stay on message and propose viable solutions in these high-pressure situations?

Exec-Comm’s Community Dialoging program prepares business professionals to communicate more effectively in large group or one-on-one meetings.

Participant Benefits

After participating in this program, you will:

  • Listen and respond more productively to the concerns of community members
  • Present business plans and activities in a simplified manner
  • Manage the problem‑solving process
  • Understand your personal communication style and the style of others
  • Handle confrontational dialogues with empathy
  • Effectively discuss risk communication issues, when appropriate

Interactive Learning

You will acquire skills through video recording, group exercises, business specific role plays, and instructor coaching. A typical half-hour includes 10 minutes of instructor briefing and 20 minutes of practice and skill building.

Customization & Sustainability

  • Content: We can tailor the title, skills, exercises, and timing to meet your needs.
  • Setting: This program works in large group, small group, and one-on-one settings.
  • Duration: From standard two-day programs to brief showcases or webinars, we can work within your timeframe.
  • Sustainability Tools: We provide “skills trackers,” checklists, planners, email reminders, access to, continued instructor access, and our book, Simply Said, to extend the learning and increase skill retention.