|Thursday, February 21|
|SC3 Seven Techniques to Maximize Speech Clarity if English is Your Second Language||
Thu, Feb 21, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
About the Instructor
A linguist and cognitive scientist, Dr. Vance serves both on the faculty of Yale University and as a communication expert for organizations in more than 75 countries. He works in several capacities at Yale, where he was the founder and first director of the Professional Communications Center at the School of Management. He has taught more than 300 courses over the past 20 years, ranging from Accent Reduction Managerial Communication. In the private sector, Dr. Vance and his team at Executive Voice, LLC (www.executive-voice.com) work with governments, multinational companies, and NGOs to strengthen the communication skills of their staff. The author of numerous articles and five books on global communication, William Vance holds a Ph.D. in linguistics (Yale) and has an A.B. from the University of Chicago.