Building your powers of persuasion

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Where: Association of Optometrists, 2 Woodbridge Street, London EC1R 0DG

Interactive CET points approved: 18

Target groups: O, TO, DO

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This session will introduce you to the techniques and tactics used by effective negotiators to increase your chances of successful outcomes. Whether you are negotiating a salary increase, access to training or the conditions of a franchise agreement, you will leave this session with practical ideas and advice on how to influence other people’s decisions and behaviour.

Delegates will learn:

  • Tips for articulating your needs, intentions and opinions
  • Useful influencing skills and strategies
  • Practical techniques for common negotiation scenarios

"Excellent organisation, very relevant information applicable to my clinical practice and a real insight into managing my patients effectively"
Kulbinder Dhesi, AOP member

9:30AM - 5:00PM

Event sessions

9:30AM - 10:00AM

Registration, tea and coffee Session Breaks

10:00AM - 11:00AM

Persuasion: theory and technique Workshop | 3 CPD points

11:00AM - 11:15AM

Tea and coffee Session Breaks

11:15AM - 12:15PM

Applying your powers of persuasion to achieve positive outcomes Workshop | 3 CPD points

12:15PM - 1:15PM

Persuasion: Practical skills Workshop | 3 CPD points

1:15PM - 1:45PM

Lunch Session Breaks

1:45PM - 2:45PM

Influencing: Perspectives and profile Workshop | 3 CPD points

2:45PM - 3:45PM

Choosing the right method and message for persuasion Workshop | 3 CPD points

3:45PM - 4:00PM

Tea and coffee Session Breaks

4:00PM - 5:00PM

Persuasion in a multi-disciplinary system Workshop | 3 CPD points