Communication and Relational Skills

Oct 01, 2022



9:00 AM


October 1, 2022 - 9:00AM - 5:00PM EST
October 2, 2022 - 9:00AM - 5:00PM EST




Supply chain leaders and supply chain management professionals lead groups of people and manage change.  The objective of this workshop is to develop the oral and written communication skills of SCMP candidates to enable them to meet their professional goals.

This workshop focuses on strategic issues in communication and relational skills.  Candidates will develop the skills to effectively communicate in an organization and manage strategic information sharing within supply chains.  The workshop will provide candidates with the opportunity to improve their own communication and relational skills in a highly interactive learning environment.

In the workshop, candidates advance their oral and written communications skills through readings, discussions, and exercises.  Candidates will further develop their supply chain relationship-building skills through presentations and a final report.


Upon completion of this workshop candidates should be able to:

  • Understand the importance of effective and strategic communication as a supply chain manager
  • Assess the communication strengths and weaknesses within their current working environment
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses of different media of communication both written and verbal
  • Develop skills to effectively create and use communication opportunities within and outside the organization
  • Receive and process constructive feedback on current communication skills and provide such feedback to others
  • Develop supply chain relationship-building skills


Robert Greene

Professor Robert Greene has gained recognition as an enthusiastic and progressive facilitator for the Supply Chain Management Association Ontario. He is a tenured college business professor who has taught for colleges and universities in Canada and in the People's Republic of China. He successfully obtained two business diplomas from Seneca College, a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Ryerson University, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree from the University of Calgary, and a Certificate in Human Resources Management from the Human Resources Professionals Association. Professor Greene also runs his own consulting practice, providing operations management support and solutions, and soft skill management workshops for domestic and international firms.  Having had the great fortune of travelling and working abroad, Professor Greene has enjoyed working with organizations across Canada and in the People's Republic of China.


Early Bird Registration until August 29, 2022

  • Member – $832.50 + Tax
  • Non-Member – $1,102.50 + Tax

Regular Registration

  • Member – $925.00 + Tax
  • Non-Member - $1,225.00 + Tax


10 CPD points