CPAC Free Seminar – Understanding the Power of Body Language


Communication is the foundation of everything we do. You need to communicate with polish and connect with people with composure. While what you say is important, your body language is key. Even if you haven’t said a word, your body communicates distinct messages to others.

This session will give you an understanding of the importance of body language in a Canadian setting; how to make a positive first impression before saying a single word; recognize gender differences in body language; use body language to present yourself confidently and develop strong business relationships.

People who may benefit from this seminar:

This seminar is designed for anybody who would like to enhance their communication and increase confidence via polished body language that is based on the Canadian Setting.

Speaker’s Bio

Anne Sowden, AICI CIP is a Certified Professional Member of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) and a past President of the Canadian Chapter. She received her image consulting training from Toronto’s George Brown College, The International Image Institute and California’s The Style Core.

Through wardrobe assessment, fine-tuning verbal and non-verbal communication, reviewing business and social etiquette and building executive presence, Anne works with individuals, and companies to build the confidence needed to thrive in business and social situations.

A recognized expert, Anne is often quoted in the media including CTV News, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Toronto Star, and Canadian Business Magazine.

Agenda / Topics

  • Body language basics—what it is; why it is important; gender differences
  • The Canadian setting—understanding what’s expected
  • Three elements to making a positive first impression
  • Top body language mistakes
  • Top body language tips to appear confident

Date and Time: Saturday June 18, 2016; 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Location: 4150 Finch Ave E., Toronto, ON M1S 3T9.  Free Parking.
Seats are limited, please register early!


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