COO Best Practices for Communicating & Effectively Working with Your CEO & Management Team

Learn the dynamics of effective, transparent conversations with senior executives about your firm’s customers, products, and profits.
Personal Development / Business Communication / Management & Leadership

Format          60 Minute Lesson
Chapters       6
Skill Level     New to Topic
Audience      COO
Includes       Access for 1 year. Stream on all devices.

Course Description

In this lesson, ExecSense and leadership expert, Val Wright (President – Val Wright Consulting), examine specific ways that other COOs have the most success interacting with and advising their CEO and the rest of their management team.

In this 60-minute session, you will learn:

  • Everything a COO needs to know about how to communicate and interact more effectively with your CEO and management team
  • Methods, strategies and best practices used by leading COOs, how it helps position them as a vital member of the management team, what you should incorporate into your own strategy
  • Case studies of how other COOs interact with their CEO, CFO, CTO, CMO and board members, and their best tips and techniques for what works best
  • A look at the five most common “communication-related” situations or difficult conversations COOs find themselves in, specific strategies for being a better communicator in these situations, and how improving your communication skills in these instances can directly impact your success

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Val Wright
President, Val Wright Consulting
Global Leadership & Innovation

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Val Wright is an internationally acclaimed innovation expert and was named as one of the top 50 resources for Chief Operating Officers, by Clicksoftware.

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She is one of only 64 experts inducted into Million Dollar Consultant® Hall of Fame. The global clients who have requested her help include Starbucks, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Financial Times, and DreamWorks Animation. Val’s corporate experience includes tenures during dramatic growth periods at Amazon, BMW, Microsoft, Harrods, Marconi, and Sema Group.

Val participated on the small team that created Kinect for Xbox 360, the Guinness World Records holder for fasted-selling gaming peripheral of all time, which sold through 8 million units in just 60 days. Her contribution to Microsoft’s entertainment business helped the corporation turn a billion-dollar loss into a multimillion-dollar profit machine. Her unique approach, which she trademarked as Thoughtfully Ruthless™, is reputed for producing typical client results of market domination in extraordinarily short time frames, along with compassionate truth telling, fearlessness, and extensive creative, technical, and leadership gains.

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