Effective Communication-Driven Leadership Skills in a Dynamic Global Market

Originally delivered Oct 7, 2009
Source: AIChE
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The world market is expanding and barriers between countries are dissolving. As a result, the demand of the world market is no longer influenced by market players of developed countries alone. The market players from developing and under-developed countries are becoming more influential. Doing business in one's domestic front alone is no longer a sound sustainable business strategy.

With such transformations taking place on a global scale, the dynamics of leadership style are also undergoing substantial changes. Such changes include a better understanding of cultural differences, business practices, business ethics and styles of the multicultural business players. For business leaders to face this ever-changing global marketplace and to establish sustainable business success, they need effective communication skills.

In this webinar, Dr. Syamal Poddar will discuss and schematically describe a successful leadership style, covering what global leaders need to know about verbal, non-verbal, and cross-cultural communication skills, and their importance in leading a business or a project in a global environment. The presentation is expected to add value to professionals in every sector of the industry, and be of particular interest to leaders, and the aspiring leaders, in global business.


Syamal Poddar

Dr. Syamal K. Poddar brings over 35 years worth of professional experience in technology and processes related to hydrocarbon and energy industries encompassing R&D, process engineering, project engineering, project management & development, business development and contract negotiation. Prior to forming his own consulting company, Poddar & Associates about five years ago, Dr. Poddar worked in various capacities in the hydrocarbon industry sector including Exxon Research and Engineering Company, and Bechtel Corporation. His global business exposure and Indian heritage helped...Read more

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