Workshops and Training Sessions | Develop the skills, and gather the information needed to make the decisions and build relationships with employees and key stakeholders.
Organizations find a growing need to stay versatile and flexible to meet today’s rapidly changing, and pressing requirements of doing business in today’s economy. It is now more important than ever before that the skills and information be made available to all levels of workers and employees within the organization, so they can respond to these demands.
It is now more important than ever before that the skills and information be made available to all levels of workers and employees within the organization, so they can respond to these demands. Frontline and leadership teams with a clear understanding of the company’s goals and values; clear guidelines and expectations of how they can effect change within their organization empowers a positive, motivated and productive work environment.
Employee training provides an opportunity to develop the skills and acquire the knowledge needed for organizations to perform effectively. Laura and her team offer webinars, information sessions, and hands-on workshops to help employees learn in a unique, meaningful and engaging way.
With Laura’s extensive knowledge in social media, she trains sales and leadership teams on how to effectively use Linkedin and other social media platforms for brand development and lead generation.
With a focus on best practices she helps business owners, management teams, volunteers, and sales teams build their personal brand and align their online conversations to support company goals and values.
Leveraging digital technology, the right tools can create a collaborative, flexible workspace for employees and workers to connect and respond as needed.
Laura offers her clients knowledge on emerging technology and best practices for communicating more effectively. She works to assist organizations integrate new technology into their everyday operation.
EDUCATION & LEARNING MATERIALS
Learning tools, such as manuals and educational curriculum, that are accessible, easily updated, and engaging, prove to be effective. Laura works with her clients to create manuals that are designed to maintain their relevancy, be user-friendly, and increase understanding.
Communicating with key stakeholders is important to the success of all organizations. Workshop environments provide the opportunity to bring people together for the purpose of sharing important, relevant, and timely information and help to build positive relationships
Whether it is to discuss the details of a new project, brainstorm new ideas, or explore collaborative partnership opportunities, workshops provide the opportunity for face-to-face, open, and engaging dialogue for the corporate office, municipal meetings, and volunteer based environments.
Working in a collaborative effort with her clients and consultants, Laura helps create a unique, creative, and meaningful experience through her skills and expertise in the areas of leadership, graphic facilitation, public speaking, and current communications best practices.
Laura presents to a variety of audiences on the topic of social media, communications best practices in the digital era, and environmental communications. Past presentations & workshops include;
- Communication | The Journey to Now and Beyond
- Internet & Social Media | Parent Tips - Elementary School Parent Education Session
- Linkedin | Getting Started - B2B Sales Team
- Linkedin | Social Selling - B2B Sales Team
- Blueprint for Social Media Success - B2B Industry Group
- B2B | Social Media Strategy - B2B Sales Conference
- Telling your Green Story - NSI Members
- Business Case for Sustainability - Niagara College Environmental Program
Presentation examples can be viewed on Slideshare.net/LauraLDunkley
"It is a challenge to meet the high demands and costs of operating a business or organization. In our social media workshops, our attendees get the opportunity to update their personal profiles, and learn hands-on how to make their social media work best for their roles in the organization during our sessions. Working with consultants, such as Susan Gesner (GAEL), we collaborate with our clients to ensure that our stakeholder engagement workshops gather the information needed, while providing a creative, unique, and engaging experience.
If you are interested in booking a social media workshop, a presentation to your group regarding communications in the digital era, or looking for facilitators for your next brainstorming or stakeholder engagement workshop, let us know!" - Laura Dunkley, L. Dunkley Communications
The GAEL Team
The GAEL Team helps to bring innovation and reinvention to the communication process. With expertise in facilitation and change management, public relation strategies, and graphic design, Susan Gesner and Laura Dunkley work together to offer creative, purpose driven, and engaging experiences for environmentally-focused organizations and their audiences. They help their clients by shaping and guiding the process of working together, to draw out options and ideas to meet goals effectively.