Questioning Skills - Why Are Questions Important? V2

Producer: Learning Nexus

Duration: 35 minutes.
This product is an online product and is a single-user, 6-month licence.
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Everyone asks questions, and most people either don’t think any more about it - or assume themselves to be good at it.

The truth is that the ability to ask questions effectively is the key to good verbal communication – something very few people possess!

Having completed this course the learner will value the skills of questioning, and understand how they can make him or her more effective in their job. They will also be able to identify basic question types and when they can be used productively.

People who know the importance of asking questions are likely to make fewer mistakes and perform their job more effectively.

This course is for anyone keen to develop the questioning element of their communication skill set.

This product allows the student to print a certificate from the course on sucessful completion.

Please Note: The demo link for this title is representative of the courseware but does not give access to the actual course.

The recommended settings to run this course are:

- Minimum Internet Explorer 6/Netscape Navigator 7
- Flash enabled – Minimum V6
- Popup windows enabled
- Minimum Windows 2000 Operating System
- Authorware may also need to be installed for some courses


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This course will teach the learner:

- e nature of information, and the value of being able to gather it
- Why being able to establish views, opinions and feelings is important
- How questions can be used to control situations


On completion of this course the learner will be able to:

- Recognise the importance of using questions to improve their effectiveness in verbal communication and people management
- Demonstrate an ability to identify specific circumstances when questioning is likely to be a productive strategy

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