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VC’s Lunch and Learn Series begins with ‘Difficult People’ on Feb. 13

Victoria College’s “Improving Performance” Lunch and Learn Series will kick off with “Difficult People” on Thursday, Feb. 13 in Room 302 of the Conference & Education Center at VC’s Emerging Technology Complex.

The cost for the three-part series is $75, or $30 per session. Lunch and dessert will be provided. Each session is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

“Difficult People” will explore how the best defense with difficult people in the workplace is a good offense. The session will focus on empathetic listening, how to confront the brutal facts and how to create win/win situations. The deadline to register for “Difficult People” is Feb. 10 at noon.

The series will continue with “Resolving Problems” on Thursday, March 12. The session will provide tips on how to increase productivity, efficiency and accountability by learning to methodically dissect and solve problems before they become contentious. The deadline to register for “Resolving Problems” is March 9 at noon.

“Effective Communication” will conclude the series on Thursday, April 16. Participants will learn the practicality of various forms of communication along with the impact of words, body language and tone. The deadline to register for “Effective Communication” is April 13 at noon.

Victoria College’s Emerging Technology Complex is located at 7403 Lone Tree Road in Victoria.

To register or get more information about the series, call (361) 582-2528 or email Mary.Hardy@VictoriaCollege.edu.