Listen & Be Heard: 5 Strategies to Create Balanced Conversation

Hosted by GW & Wade

Improve communication at work and home. Join us at GW & Wade’s Women & Wealth event.

Whether you’re seeking to be more understood or looking to improve communication with coworkers, family and friends, come discover 5 listening tools that’ll help you improve communication, deepen relationships, increase reciprocity and ultimately achieve more personal and professional goals.

Learn How To:

  • Assess your ability to listen.
  • Apply specific listening strategies to navigate difficult conversations.
  • Create conditions for good conversation.
  • Feel more connected with the people in your life.
  • Make the most of conversations no matter the setting, e.g. at work, at home or out with friends.
  • Understand the important role listening and communicating plays in managing your finances.

Join Us

Attend our Women & Wealth event and leave empowered with listening tools to help you achieve personal and professional goals more efficiently.

Wine, beer and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Your friends and associates are welcome.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
5:30 – 7:00 pm. 

GW & Wade Office Building - First Floor
93 Worcester St
Wellesley, MA 02481  

About the Speakers 

Ellen Porter Honnet, Ed.D.
Psychologist & Director of the Stanley H. King Counseling Institute 

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Guest speaker Ellen Porter Honnet is a counseling and consulting psychologist with a degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, specializing in the impact of transitions and loss, cross-cultural counseling, mindfulness and relationships. She currently serves as a member of the Harvard Business School pilot program as a resource for the academic support services office. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Honnet is the director of the Stanley H. King Counseling Institute, where she helps teachers with their listening skills and other tools useful for building deeper and more meaningful relationships with students and colleagues. She also provides interactive training on deep listening and enhanced communication skills in the workplace.

Kelli A. Adams, CFP®, EA
GW & Wade Financial Counselor 

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Kelli A. Adams holds a B.S. from the University of New Hampshire and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. She specializes in providing tax, investment and retirement advice to executives and young professionals. Adams also serves as a co-lead in GW & Wade’s Women and Wealth program. Adams’ primary goal is to help her clients build strong financial futures by guiding them through budgeting, planning and investing, and ultimately helping them to experience a strong sense of financial well-being.