Effective Communication

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Kodolanyi Janos University, Budapest
Institution website:
Monday, 3 July, 2023 to Friday, 7 July, 2023
Registration fee:
380 euros
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Sunday, 11 June, 2023
Accommodation not provided
Contact person details:
Should you have any more questions regarding our Staff Training Week do not hesitate to contact us at international@kodolanyi.hu

Purpose of this program?

The main purpose of the Erasmus+ Staff Mobility Week on Effective Communication is to provide participants with the tools to understand and practice techniques of Effective Communication and incorporate them into the development process of their organization.

The benefits of effective communication can be witnessed in the workplace, in an educational setting, and in personal life as well. This training program will cover all known aspects of the field, which includes the latest concepts, giving the participants a practical view to navigate well in the working place. The themes and topics that are planned to be covered are as follows:

  • Why we communicate the way we do;
  • Why we misunderstand each other;
  • Communication patterns. The factors that influence our communication;
  • Introduction to an internationally recognised communication and personality model;
  • Conflict-management for the benefit to both of us and the organisation;
  • Game people play in communication;
  • Introduction to coaching techniques. How can I support other people through my communication (i.e. colleagues, students, etc.)?;
  • Communication as an element of an organisation’s culture;
  • How can I enhance communication in the organisation;
  • How can I be more powerful in communication so that I can be more influential;
  • Cross-cultural communication. Cultural aspects that influence our verbal and body language of different nations.

Trainer encourage participants to be involved in teamwork activities aiming at the elaboration enhancement of Effective Communication in their organizations. Participants will analyse issues related to the role of leadership in the change process, with an emphasis on effective and transparent communication.

Who would benefit?

Participants to this course are members of the academic community with an English level of B1 or above, looking to develop and/or improve their understanding and methods of dealing with Effective Communication: teaching staff, administrative staff & management, PhD candidates or researchers, etc.

Key Benefits

  • Enhance individual communication so that it can be beneficial to both the individual and the organization;
  • Improve relationships with colleagues as well as students;
  • Build strong relationships and attract more opportunities for you or your organization;
  • Manage employees and build effective teams;
  • New bonds based on trust and transparency;
  • Change the organization communication culture.

How is the program structured?

This 5-Day Course is based in the beautiful capital of Hungary (Budapest).

In the mornings’ lectures are delivered followed by longer interactive teamwork and discussions assisted by trainers working in the same field of business.

Budapest has something for everyone – from dramatic history and flamboyant architecture to healing thermal waters and a nightlife that is unrivalled in Eastern and Central Europe. There's a lot more to Hungarian food than goulash, and it remains one of the most sophisticated styles of cooking in Eastern and Central Europe. You can taste Hungary's excellent wines – from Eger's complex reds and Somló’s flinty whites to honey-sweet Tokaj.

What is the cost of the program?

The program package costs 380 euros and includes:

  • the training program facilitated by experienced  trainers;
  • training materials;
  • assistance throughout the week.

How do I register?

By filling in the application form available here.

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