The Personal Business of Change Leadership
Shona Welsh, Executive Education's instructor for Leading and Managing Change, shares the critical questions you must ask yourself before you begin any organizational change.
Cost Behaviour and its Impact on Profitability
Franco Saccucci explores how cost behaviours impact strategic decision making. Learn how a small increase in sales can be used to exponentially increase net profit through operating leverage and a clear understanding of cost relationships. Franco also illustrates the fine balance between break-even analysis, operating leverage and cost behaviours.
The Case for Private Company Boards: How a High Performing Board Adds Value to an Enterprise
Darren Rawson, advisor on governance in small and medium sized Enterprises and instructor for Executive Education, explores boards as an under-utilized asset and how high-performing boards add value in private enterprises.
Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone™
Laurie Hillis, Master Facilitator with Brené Brown’s Brave Leaders Inc. and instructor for Executive Education, explores the importance of belonging, community and collaboration in your personal and professional life.
Embrace Constraints to be More Creative - Reframe Problems as Catalysts for Highly Novel Solutions
Valerie McIntyre helps reframe your perception of project resource constraints, organizational limitations, and industry setbacks. An engaging and practical framework to generate better ideas (a useful alternative to group brainstorming) is explored.
Creating Partnerships through Indigenous Media
The importance of Indigenous media is represented in its presence as an Article in the United Nation Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) and a Call for Action in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). Jodi Calahoo-Stonehouse and Kirsten Lindquist demonstrate how to engage with these recommendations in a way that contributes to unlearning biases and addressing the lengthy and damaging historical misrepresentation of Indigenous peoples and communities.
Don't Get Fooled by Innovation Hype - Deliver Real Intrapreneurial Value in your Organization
Sharon McIntyre shares tools to recognize and avoid innovation hype when you see it. She explores how to move beyond idea generation sessions (and ineffective innovation incubators) to benefit from building a culture of everyday innovation.
The Dark Side of Leadership - What It Is and How to Work With it
Drew Bird, an instructor at University of Alberta Executive Education and author of The Leader’s Guide to Emotional Intelligence, and an EQ Master Trainer, explores the often experienced, but much less talked about dark side of leadership, and looks at practical steps to live with ineffective leadership when you experience it.
Leadership Culture: The Thing That Changes Everything
Tyler Waye explores the mindset and culture of leadership and how this compelling direction allows you to unlock next-level results.
What's Trust Got To Do With It?
Laurie Hillis, instructor at Executive Education, explores the intersection of vulnerability and trust (based on the work of Dr. Brené Brown) and the business case/ROI for leaders on building a culture of trust.
Leveraging Leadership Polarities
Laurie Hillis. In order to make the most of the webinar, we recommend that you have a printout of PolarityMap with you.