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PM Talk with Colin D Ellis: How to Communicate Any Message to Any Person


PM Talk with Colin D Ellis

Topic: How to Communicate Any Message to Any Person


Speaker: Colin D Ellis

Topic Description: This session will provide a complete blueprint on how to communicate any message, regardless of work type, complexity or situation to any person and will cover the following:  

  • Understanding how communication underpins everything we do
  • Why great communication starts with self-awareness
  • What great communicators do
  • The role of empathy in communication
  • Why the ‘one communication’ approach doesn’t work
  • Understanding the four types of communication and how to do them well

Speaker Bio: Colin D Ellis is an award-winning international speaker, best-selling author and renowned project management and culture change expert who works with organizations around the world to help them transform the way they get things done.

He has over 20 years of project leadership experience rising from the ranks of project manager to head up large private sector and government departments in the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Colin now shares that knowledge through his books and his talks. His is the #1 best-selling author of The Project Book and his latest book Culture Fix: How to Create a Great Place to Work was released at the end of 2019. He is also a founding faculty member of The PM Tribe.

He peppers his presentations with anecdotes, statistics, practical insights and plenty of humor to ensure that audiences are engaged and laughing! He gets people talking through his emphasis on people being the best version of themselves and creating teams they can be proud of.

Colin is originally from Liverpool in the UK and now lives in Melbourne, Australia, where he is known for his snappy dressing and love of karaoke!

Check out a personal message about the event from Colin directly:


Event Information:  Zoom information will be provided with your registration confirmation.

PMI Talent Triangle: This free webinar qualifies for 1 Leadership PDU to be reported by PMIHNL for chapter members (no self-reporting needed).


PMI Honolulu Hawaii Chapter hosts a free virtual roundtable PM talk bimonthly. New topics will be offered each month and registered attendees will receive 1 PDU.  Participants are welcome suggest topics to introduce. 

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Type of activity: Webinar

Date: July 8th, 2020

Hour: 12:00PM to 1:00PM

Number of PDUs: 1.0


Members: Free

Non members: Free

Students: Free


Webinar via Zoom