Interpersonal Communication

Make Effective Requests

Course time 39 min
Make Effective Requests

To work effectively as a team, we must ensure that we meet our needs and the needs of our teammates. To do this, we can make requests. But how can we be sure that our requests are effective? How do we avoid triggering the human tendency to turn down requests?

This course will give you the keys to making effective requests that meet everyone’s needs and enable teams to fully harness each person’s skills.

Expected outcomes

How to make an effective request

Apply the techniques learned to a concrete situation

Differentiate a request from a demand and make an effective request that supports collaboration

Developed by

Marie Miyashiro


  • Empathy and Emotional Intelligence
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Motivate Others and Drive Results

Available languages

  • English
  • French
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Simplified Chinese
  • Dutch
  • Turkish

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