Everyone Communicates Few Connect

Everyone Communicates Few Connect

  • Date: 11/20/2024 - 12/13/2024
  • Level: Management
  • Format: Virtual Instructor-Led
  • Contact Hours: 6

This Mastermind series meets live virtually (2 hrs.) for 3 sessions (6 contact hours) and is for those individuals that want to learn how to truly connect with others when communicating.

According to Harvard Business Review: “The #1 criteria for advancement and promotion for professionals is an ability to communicate effectively.” People who connect with others have better relationships, experience less conflict, and get more things done than those who do not connect.

During this series, you learn and discuss five principles and corresponding practices that are foundational for understanding how to connect with people. Participants will engage in guided discussions and share ideas and reflections from own experiences.

Each participants will receive John Maxwell's signature book: Everyone Communicates, Few Connect.

To ensure timely delivery of the book, please be sure to fill out the book mailing form linked in your registration confirmation email. 

Session Schedule:

  1. November 20   2 - 3:30 PM ET
  2. November 26   2 - 3:30 PM ET
  3. December 04   2 - 3:30 PM ET
  4. December 11   2 - 3:30 PM ET
Everyone Communicates Few Connect (Member: Early)$240.00 09/21/2024
Everyone Communicates Few Connect (Member: Standard)$300.0009/22/202411/20/2024
Everyone Communicates Few Connect (Non-Member)$400.00 11/20/2024
Everyone Communicates Few Connect (Member: Early) $240.00
Everyone Communicates Few Connect (Non-Member) $400.00
(prices valid until Sep 21, 2024)
Spots available: 24


  • Discuss the five foundational principles of connecting.
  • Demonstrate practices for connecting with others.
  • Practice the art of connecting your ideas persuasively to establish buy-in and attracting followers.

Intended Audience

This offering is targeted to individuals who meet or exceed the following professional demographics:  

  • Senior-level public procurement professionals and senior-level central warehouse professionals who already have an in-depth knowledge of public procurement and handle or manage high-level, complex procurements for their respective entities.   

  • Professionals who are employed by governing entities and special authorities (such as K-12 and higher education, publicly-owned utilities, transportation providers, and other publicly-funded or created entities) who direct procurement operations and establish procurement policies.


Payment Information

  • Register online with credit card
  • Register online and upload a Purchase Order
  • Register by fax and download the print & fax form


Methods of Payment Accepted: Check (make checks payable to NIGP), Purchase Orders (via print and fax form or online), and Credit Cards (Master Card, Visa, and American Express).

If paying by check, please make check payable to NIGP and send payment to:
NIGP, Attn: Seminar Registration
440 Monticello Avenue Suite 1802
PMB 63452
Norfolk, VA 23510


Cancellation Policy

Registration and payment must be received 24 hours prior to the course start date. After this time, registrations will be based on space availability.  A full refund, less a $75 administrative fee will be given for cancellations made in writing 31+ days prior to the seminar date by emailing RegistrationInfo@nigp.org. No refunds are given for cancellations received within 24 hours of the seminar start date. There are no refunds for no-shows. If the seminar is cancelled for any reason, NIGP's liability is limited to the registration fee only.  

Attendee substitutions within the same agency may be done at any time with email notification to NIGP. If attending via scholarship, please provide documentation verifying the scholarship issuer's name and contact information in lieu of payment information. 

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Everyone Communicates Few Connect