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Skills for Success – Communicating with confidence

This event is part of a series of six events in the Skills for Success series. If you would like to attend all six events in this series, please register for the package.

Virtual Event

Tuesday, 24 May 2022
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 

Professional & Affiliate 
Non Member 

You will be able to access this event via a link sent to you the day prior.
If you are a NSW public sector employee, then you are eligible for Affiliate membership free of charge. Click here to join.

How to tailor your communication style for success 

Is this event right for you?
No matter how you serve the people of NSW, you need strong communication skills to collaborate, build professional relationships, and get you from where you are, to where you want to be. 

If you’re seeking to take your communication skills to the next level and engage with a wider range of audiences, Communicating with Confidence is the right event for you. 

What will you gain? 
In this hour-long interactive workshop, you’ll explore: 
- how to tailor your communication style for different audiences and mediums
- the importance of positively managing your stakeholder relationships; and
- how to express your ideas clearly and concisely

This event is part of a series of six hybrid learning workshops in the Skills for Success series. Co-designed by public sector leaders, these workshops focus on the skills essential for a successful career in the public service. 




Trudi Mares
Deputy Secretary Corporate Services
Transport for NSW

Trudi Mares is the Deputy Secretary Corporate Services with Transport for NSW. Trudi’s background spans a variety of NSW government clusters and agencies including National Parks and Wildlife, Corrective Services, and the Attorney Generals and the Justice Cluster, and now Transport.

Trudi has worked across business management, policy, finance, people and culture and shared services. Starting out in an office traineeship, Trudi is passionate about entry level talent opportunities across government.



Nicole Hercus
People and Culture Specialist
Facilitator and Executive Coach

Nicole is a professional in Organisational Development, Learning and Development, Talent Management and Human Resources with over 20 years experience working across sectors. Nicole’s engaging and insightful facilitation and coaching style supports groups and individuals to unlock their full potential and build the capabilities necessary in today’s fast paced and changing business landscape.  

Nicole is a former GM of an FMCG organisation, and has worked closely with Reinventure, a venture capital fund in the fintech space. Reinventure have 26 ventures in their portfolio and Nicole Delivers dedicated people and culture consulting across the portfolio of companies.

The scope of services includes coaching for founders, executive team alignment and coaching, culture based interventions and a range of L&OD offerings to support rapid growth and scale up. 

Over the last 20 years of Consulting experience, Nicole has gained significant insight and experience in formulating audience centric learning frameworks and strategies as well as building communities of practice within organisations, to leverage on the success brought about through strong, trusting and productive relationships. 



Sponsor acknowledgement
This event is presented with support from our partner/s
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Professional & Affiliate $0 Non Member $99

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