Challenging Conversations and Influence

Location: Online / 3hrs’ verifiable CPD
Thursday 18th July, 9.15am

£85 + VAT (member) / £170 + VAT (non-member)

Almost everything you do professionally takes skilful conversation and the ability to talk with influence.
Working with others means navigating conflicting ideas, harnessing the best options, and building a way forward. If you want to manage expectations, influence stakeholders or negotiate a position, this advanced master class shows you how. Learn how to tackle tough conversations, antidote arguments with confidence, and inspire positive change within your organisation.

This interactive experiential web-workshop will help you:
• re-think influence and communication
• critically work through what people are saying
• spot the merit and motivation of their positions
• build logical compelling arguments
• creatively resolve difficult conversations and negotiate solutions
• deal with bad feelings, politics, and common interpersonal conflict

Link to book: CLT - Challenging Conversations and Influence (

Tutor: Andy Currie is the Founding Director and Chief Curiosity Officer at Think Distinct, a consultancy focused on enhancing productivity and career resilience through advanced Thinking, Learning, and Leadership. As an Executive Coach, he has worked with thousands globally to improve strategic thinking, communication, and team learning. Andy creates innovative behavioral programs with measurable results. He is a Certified Professional Behavioural Modeller, NLP Trainer, Systemic Coach, and Psychology graduate. A frequent speaker and BBC radio guest, Andy discusses topics like self-belief and career evolution.