Talent Development Workshop: How to Be Assertive - Communication Skills for International Business

Whether you are on a conference call, in a business meeting or socializing with foreign customers, you need to represent yourself and your organization professionally. You must create a positive impression, establish your credibility and conduct your business in a professional manner.

In this course, you'll learn how to express your ideas assertively, ask and deal with questions, avoid or handle misunderstandings and express your ideas according to international business etiquette and global business communication standards.

*Note: Due to COVID 19, we will need all guests to fill in the Travel and Health Declaration online during registration. This is for all the participant's health safety and follows the Local Taiwan regulations. Thank you for your understanding in advance.



7 PM - 7:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Training Workshop


  • Brian Mccloskey (General Manager and Lead Trainer at NextGen CLT)

    Brian Mccloskey

    General Manager and Lead Trainer at NextGen CLT

    Brian is a meticulous, goal-oriented and energetic professional with 30 years of experience in China and Taiwan in the field of education and training. He has broad industry experience including Training Design & Delivery, Instructional Design & Content Development, Operations Management, Performance Management, General Management, Marketing, Sales, Human Resources and Business Leadership.

    Brian is a specialist in designing blended learning training programs that integrate e-learning content with face2face Instructor-Led Training events. An experienced and talented content developer, Brian combines vision, creativity and a deep understanding of teaching and learning theory to design innovative training content for corporate clients.

    With strong management, leadership and communication skills, Brian excels in building, leading and motivating teams. Planning and implementation are his strengths and he’s passionate about setting and achieving goals and objectives. Brian has a proven track record of establishing, managing and growing educational companies and business units both in the online virtual space and in offline training facilities.

    Specialties: Corporate Language Training. Educational Design & Delivery. Project Planning & Execution. Leadership & Management. Operational Management. Performance Management. Communication & Organizational Skills. Analytical & Problem Solving Skills

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  • Laurence James (Partner & Senior BD Manager at NextGen CLT)

    Laurence James

    Partner & Senior BD Manager at NextGen CLT

    I am an entrepreneurial executive with over ten years of experience building companies and business units across Asia.
    I am passionate about learning & development and actively mentor colleagues and clients from all sectors to reach their career and business objectives and improve their presentation skills.

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BCCT Member Price

Price for entry to Talent Development Workshop for BCCT members Only

Standard Price Free
Non-Member Price

Talent Development Workshop entry for those who are not BCCT members.

Standard Price TW$ 1,000

*Note: Due to COVID 19, we will need all guests to fill in the Travel and Health Declaration online during registration. This is for all the participant's health safety and follows the Local Taiwan regulations. Thank you for your understanding in advance. 



British Chamber of Commerce in Taipei

26F, President International Building
No 9-11 Song Gao Road

Taipei, Taiwan

If you have any questions please contact Tina Wang

Contact Organizer

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