How to Speak to Business Leaders

This course helps you improve your mastery of language used with managers and executives to help you be effective and influential in conversations with business leaders. We talk about the why and how of learning new language, as well as discuss key terms in various business functions, and have a conversation about terms to avoid.
Course info
Rating
(61)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Mar 15, 2016
Duration
2h 6m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Understanding Business Language and Your Influential Power
Using and Understanding Core Financial Words and Phrases
Using and Understanding Core Marketing Words and Phrases
Using and Understanding Core Human Resources Words and Phrases
Using and Understanding Core Executive Words and Phrases
Recognizing Counterproductive Jargon and Other Things to Avoid
Description
Course info
Rating
(61)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Mar 15, 2016
Duration
2h 6m
Description

In the first module, we talk about your potential power and influence, and why you should walk down this path of understanding and using business leadership language. Then, we talk about words and phrases in finance, marketing, HR, and at the general executive level. Finally, we'll talk about the surrounding words and phrases to avoid, giving some examples and the reasons why to avoid them.

About the author
About the author

Jason Alba is founder of JibberJobber.com, an online relationship manager for professionals to manage their career and job search. Jason is the author of I’m on LinkedIn – Now What??? and coauthor of I’m on Facebook – Now What??? and specializes in helping professionals with career management, network, and personal branding.

More from the author
Career Management 2.0
Intermediate
2h 18m
Sep 4, 2020
Seminar: Job Search and Career
Beginner
8h 35m
Jun 25, 2020
Using Critical Observation on the Job
Beginner
1h 5m
Jun 17, 2020
More courses by Jason Alba