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Making Powerful Connections

June 14, 2017
The Alexander, Indianapolis, IN USA

Who Attends

Emergent and senior leaders who wish to enhance their ability to connect with others and drive productivity through meaningful, powerful communication.


Effective leaders and communicators are highly perceptive. They have the ability to “read” people by taking in observable clues and tailoring their communication style to match the needs of others. Strengthen your ability to connect with others and increase buy-in by learning the invaluable art of “reading” people. This interactive program teaches the nuances of perceptive communication and employee engagement with applications in leadership, sales, mentoring, team collaboration, and project management. 

Program Impact

  • Develop positive rapport with employees, colleagues, and clients. 
  • Enhance your ability to read others more effectively. 
  • Motivate employees by appealing to their values. 
  • Build productive, cohesive work teams. 
  • Leverage the complementary skills and personalities of your team.

Meet the Instructor

Polly Merritt Maglio is the Vice President of Accounts for SpeedReading People, where she oversees all client account activity from inception through completion of training. Prior to joining the SRP team, she held Regional Directorship positions for numerous national fitness organizations including Bally’s, American Woman, Court House Fitness & Racquet, and American Health Northeast. Polly has a wealth of experience in training senior executives in the art of designing and executing industry-specific leadership and sales training programs. She has over 20 years of professional experience in recruiting, career assessment, sales and leadership training, and strategic marketing.


Executive Development Department
Phone: 860-285-7776