Communication in the time of COVID

As a counselor, communicating with your students is a top priority. But how do you build a genuine human connection when you're stuck behind a computer screen? Dr. Matt Johnson has practical tips to help you help your students through these socially-distant times in this workshop-style webinar.

After attending the session, you'll come away with:

  • an understanding of the neuroscience of human communication

  • a science-based framework for approaching 1:1 communication

  • practical tools for facilitating effective communication

You will receive a link to access the webinar after registration.

Thu, 17 Dec 2020, 11am - 12pm PST

About the class and the speaker

Cari Guittard professor at Hult

Get practical communication tips from an expert

Everyone is stressed to the max right now, plans are up in the air, and we’re all having to think on our feet. Establishing human connection has never been more important, and yet communication has never been more challenging. This session will provide a practical introduction to the science of human communication, as well as a hands-on workshop to help increase its effectiveness. See how you can use tried and tested techniques to improve your communication with students—be it on Zoom, over the phone, or in-person—and help them make the most of the opportunities they have available.

Matt Johnson PhD

Matt is a writer, speaker, and professor at Hult International Business School in San Francisco, California. A writer for PsychologyToday and contributor to major news outlets including Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Business Insider, he regularly provides expert opinion and thought leadership on a range of topics related to the human side of business. He received his PhD in Cognitive Psychology from Princeton University, where his dissertation focused on the neuroscience of language and communication.

About Hult

From our origins as the world’s oldest management consulting firm in Boston to a disruptive global force in business education, Hult has always innovated to meet the needs of business. Today, our alumni network has reached more than 25,000 and we have five campus locations across three continents. We remain an agile, forward-thinking organization—ready and able to implement change as the market, and our students, require it.

Founded by one of Europe’s most successful entrepreneurs, Bertil Hult, we’re a non-profit business school run by business people for business people.

Our pioneering approach to education is designed to give graduates the entrepreneurial skills needed by employers. And the opportunity to put these skills into practice while gaining real experience.