Interpersonal Relationships at Work

Interpersonal Skills

Course Overview
This course contains information pertaining to interpersonal skills. The information focuses on the following major topics: The Importance of Interpersonal Skills in the Workplace, Interpersonal Skills and Business Culture, Soft Skills Attributes, Interpersonal Skills You Need to Succeed in the Business Place, Interpersonal Skills Business Leaders Should Possess, Tips for Developing and Strengthening Interpersonal Skills in the Workplace, The Importance of Interpersonal Relationships in the Workplace, and Tips for Improving Interpersonal Relationships in the Workplace. Before addressing these topics, however, best attempts have been made to interpret the meaning of interpersonal skills. Sounds simple, but it really isn’t in that the term interpersonal skills has several meanings. While the course content is directed toward business people and organizations, those taking this course should also benefit from the information contained within when interacting with others in their personal and social lives.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Recognize the importance of interpersonal skills in the workplace.
  • Identify soft skills attributes.
  • Identify the interpersonal skills business leaders should possess.
  • Recognize ways interpersonal skills can be developed, strengthened, and improved in the workplace.

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


    Speaker / Author:

    Robert G. Insley
    Robert G. Insley is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management at the University of North Texas where he is the coordinator of the business communication course offerings for the College of Business Administration. A graduate of Northern Illinois University, Dr. Insley's teaching and research interests include all aspects of business communication. He has articles published in such journals as The Journal of Business Communication, Business Communication Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business & Entrepreneurship, and the Journal of Computer Information Systems and has presented papers at numerous professional conferences. He has also reviewed numerous business communication, organizational behavior, and management textbooks, CD-ROM programs, and journal manuscripts and has contributed to several newspaper articles. Dr. Insley has also developed and conducted training sessions on a variety of business communication topics for several corporations and is an active member of the Association for Business Communication. Dr. Insley's most current teaching award is that of University Honor Professor.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $24.95


    Course Code : 99INS11

    Release Date : 06/23/2017
    Expire Date : 06/30/2021
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : Self-Study
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Communications & Marketing

    Theme : Interpersonal Relationships at Work

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