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Break Through Your Communication Barriers !

SIM Professional Development (SIM PD) is the leading provider for adult learning, training and development for corporate and career development. We provide a wide range of quality executive programmes, corporate training, seminar and workshops in areas of soft skills training, leadership training, sales training, management training, personal effectiveness & productivity, project management training, strategy execution and forumation.

break through your communication barriers !


Effective communication has been proven to increase the possibilities of happier cooperative workers, more efficiency, higher quality output, satisfied customers and increased rewards.  Poor communication can be destructive and even ruin organisations. What got in the way - a behaviour, habit, belief or other factors you may not even know? Any tool you learn cannot be effective until you understand and change the limiting factor. This practical programme uncovers what does and does not work about your communication in an experimental manner and helps measures your improvement.

Benefits to You

Communication is the key to successful organisations. Exploring the issues you face day to day, learning new ways to deal with them and experiencing different ways to achieve results will lead to improved  colleague and customer relationships, motivation, energy and outcomes.

• Identify communication issues you and fellow participants regularly face and learn new strategies to deal with them
• Understand yourself and relate to different personalities you encounter
• Increase your confidence by working on what inhibits you
• Learn new ways to achieve desired outcome and consolidate your new approach

Programme Outline

This programme will be adapted to meet participants’ requirements based on pre-course questions. 

• Analysis of case studies provided by participants
• Feedback from participants on your participation
• Understanding common breakdowns in communication
• Long term impact of unresolved issues
• What causes your communication issues and ways to handle them
• What is anger and how to handle it

The facilitator will ask you for permission to challenge you if he deems it necessary to help you break through.

As part of the training and learning during this course, photography and/or video recording of participants in action will be done.

Who Must Attend
(Level 1) Admin & Support
(Level 2) Supervisors, Executives & Emerging Managers
(Level 3) New Managers
Programme Leader

Lance Beste is Managing Director of his own consultancy, the communication catalysts who specialise in addressing communication related issues in the workplace. He spent 20 years in the computer industry across three continents working with diverse cultures including having overall responsibility for information technology with one of New Zealands largest organisations.


For the past 20 years, he has been successfully coaching, mentoring, facilitating and teambuilding for a wide range of clients, from major international organisations to small businesses. His clients include LOreal, St John, Winz and Forest Roading Services. He invented Attitude Express© a game-based tool which quickly gets people communicating openly, and which identifies issues and problems in the workplace in a constructive yet non-confrontational way.


Mr Beste is extremely passionate about communication and in adding value. His facilitation encourages relaxed, honest and entertaining sessions for great value for all participants. He continually receives excellent feedback about the measurable positive outcomes of his work with his clients.

CategorySIM Member Fee  (S$)Non-member Fee  (S$)
  Total Fee (S$)   Total Fee (S$) 
Fee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GSTFee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GST
Normal Fees700.0049.00749.00810.0056.70866.70
Early Bird FeesTo enjoy 10% discount off the fees above, please register at least two weeks before registration closing date.

Enquiries : Lee Yoke Leng - 62485892 | 62466746,

Foreign participants sponsored by their companies, GST is not applicable. If payment is made by a Singapore-registered company, GST will apply.

Non-members are welcome to sign up for SIM membership to enjoy the discounted rate. To sign up for SIM Membership, please visit, email or call 6248 9489. To register for the programmes now, select the preferred programme run-dates below through the register icon. "Register", which will bring you to the registration page.

DateTimeVenueRegistration Closing Date 
08/10/2020 - 09/10/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Sep 10, 2020 Register