MAA Buzz and Biz: Listen Up! With Elise Simard
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Watermark Seaport Apartments, 85 Seaport Boulevard, Boston
Registration and Breakfast 8:30 AM | Program 9:00 | Building Tours 10:00 - 10:30 AM
The importance of listening cannot be overestimated. Elise Simard will examine the barriers
to listening and how to overcome those barriers by applying strategic listening techniques
and using rapport building non-verbal cues. The gift of our presence, full attention, and
understanding makes others feel validated and valued.
Elise Simard, Speechcomm
“The ability to express an idea is as important as the idea itself.” This truth is what has driven
Elise Simard in her career as a top coach, trainer, and communication excellence expert.
Over the past 20 years, Elise has worked with companies to advance their organizations’
growth by fostering employee development. Elise’s love of communication started with a
career in the broadcast field: working for WCVB-Channel 5, CNN, MSNBC, E! TV, and Reuters.
She became a sought-after communication specialist recognized for effectively preparing
speakers for interviews, media tours, speaking engagements. and panel discussions.
Currently, Elise serves on the faculty of Impact Skill Sets, a leader in professional
development. As President of SpeechComm, she has successfully developed and
delivered training seminars for top financial institutions, AI enterprises, engineering firms,
construction companies, property management organizations, educational institutions and
non-profit organizations. Her training and corporate coaching style reflect her belief in
immediate implementation to maximize tangible results.
Thank you to Greystar for hosting us at Watermark Seaport
MAA Member $30 - Please sign in to register online
MAA Non-Member $50 - Please complete a registration form.
Please complete this form and send to Jill Blanco and return by May 8, 2020.
Mail: Three Center Plaza, Mezzanine Suite, Boston, MA
Space is limited. No-shows will be charged.