Assertiveness in the workplace

Upcoming talk: Assertiveness in the workplace

Jo Fairley – founder of Green & Black’s Chocolate, author of The Beauty Bible series, journalist. 12 November, 6:00 – 7:00pm Palmer 109

With her background as a female entrepreneur and creator of Green & Black’s, Jo Fairley has certainly had to be assertive. Green & Black’s was started with  £20,000 of her savings, and has grown into a brand worth £100 million worldwide in less than 20 years.  A healthy level of assertiveness at the right moments can strengthen your workplace relationships and reduce your long-term stress. Being assertive at work is a good way to get noticed. This session will give you useful assertiveness tips peppered with anecdotes from Jo’s fascinating career. You can also find out more about Jo Fairley and read her articles.

**Note – Jo Fairley will be bringing 120 mini chocolate bars with her for the first 120 people!**

Student booking information

Students and Reading graduates can book via My Jobs Online . Early booking is recommended.

Staff booking information

There will be a limited number of spaces available for staff.  Please email jacqueline.payne@reading.ac.uk to request a staff place.

Jo Fairley - founder of Green & Black's chocolate, author of The Beauty Bible Series, and Journalist

Jo Fairley – founder of Green & Black’s chocolate, author of The Beauty Bible Series, and Journalist

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