Conversations with Purpose (workshop session)

A Performance Development Discussion training workshop.

Course Description

Course Overview

A three hour bookable workshop session that  gives an overview of challenging conversations, shows the benefits of handling challenging discussions and gives you tools and techniques to use when having challenging conversations.

This course will require some pre-work.


Unfortunately there are no dates currently available.

If you are interested in attending this work, please contact  Organisational Development email

What will I get out of this course?

An overview of challenging conversations, the benefits of handling challenging conversations.


  • An overview of challenging conversations
  • Benefits of handling challenging conversations
  • Tools and techniques to use when having challenging conversations
  • Practical experience of challenging conversations using case studies
Who is it for?

Optional for all managers/appraisers but highly recommended prior to undertaking the first Performance Development Discussion (PDD).

Participant preparation needed?

This course will require some pre-work.

Additional Information

See webpage Performance Development Discussion

What prior experience do I need? No prior experience required.
Formal assessment



Jenna Shaw & Claire McAteer (Organisational Development, Div Human Resources)

Delegate places

Maximum 16 delegates
Minimum 6 delegates

How to make
your reservation

Please complete the Online Booking Form submitting to Organisational Development. Booking Conditions apply.

Registration closes 48 hours prior to the event.


About the workshop content:
Contact Jenna Shaw, email:  / tel: (0116) 373 6403.

About the workshop arrangements:
Contact Organisational Development email: / tel: (0116) 252-5021.

For Office Use Only

Course Code: SDCMA136

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About Us

Location, where are we?

Organisational Development,
Division of Human Resources,
University of Leicester,
Room 004 (ground floor),
Astley Clarke Building,
University Road,
Leicester, LE1 7RH





(0)116 252 5021