Become a Great Leader

Dominican University of California's Leadership Presence and Communication Skills program will prepare you to become the best leader you can be.

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Developing effective communication skills is vital for managers at every level of an organization. Whether you find yourself in meetings, engaging with clients, or driving transformative initiatives, the ability to communicate clearly and make an impact is instrumental in advancing your leadership career. 

Leadership Presence and Communication Skills helps you develop confidence and the ability to motivate both internal and external audiences through improved communication skills. You will learn how to organize your thoughts to craft persuasive narratives, incorporate storytelling techniques to ensure your messages “stick”, and adopt techniques to enhance your presentation skills. Additionally, the program enhances your ability to communicate with culturally-diverse audiences. 

Join our immersive two-day program to acquire the essential communication skills that will elevate your leadership to new heights.

Learning Outcomes

  • Express complex ideas simply and clearly
  • Organize your thoughts to create maximum impact
  • Utilize storytelling techniques to engage your audience
  • Master advanced presentation skills
  • Build confidence and leadership presence
  • Overcome cross-cultural communication barriers

Who Should Attend

  • Senior and high-potential managers in corporations
  • Directors and supervisors in government organizations
  • Engineers and technical professionals
  • Entrepreneurs seeking to enhance their leadership communication skills

Program Schedule

  • Nov. 7, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Morning: Communicating With Impact
    Afternoon: Storytelling Techniques to Engage Your Audience
    Location: Creekside Room, 100 Magnolia Ave., San Rafael, CA 94901
  • Nov. 14, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Morning: Mastering Executive Presentations
    Afternoon: Cross-Cultural Communication for Executives
    Location: Garden Room, Edgehill Mansion, 75 Magnolia Ave., San Rafael, CA 94901


Program fees are $1,800. Fees include tuition, course materials, breakfast and lunches.

For any questions, please email or call (415) 482-1918.