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Accelerate your performance

We create training programs that help meet the greatest challenges our clients face.

The following are our current offerings. They are run publicly a few times a year in Calgary, Alberta, while other clients prefer to bring the entire program in-house.

Our programs emphasize an interactive, practical, hands on approach to learning, while having fun doing it! One of our most popular programs is presentation skills so we better be great at doing it ourselves!

Say goodbye to boring corporate training and join us for fun, engaging, and practical training that you can apply immediately to your workplace challenges.

Leadership Essentials Training


Leadership Essentials Training


leadership essentials for new managers

making the transition from individual contributor to leader demands a new set of skills. our leadership essentials for new managers training equips participants with the skills required to be high performing leaders.

     

    Leadership Essentials for New Managers is uniquely designed to equip the new managers with the following leadership skills.

    • Learn how to increase your leadership influence
    • Understand the power of emotional intelligence to lead others
    • Discover your unique leadership approach through the Birkman Method®
    • Learn how to use coaching to transform any conversation
    • Manage healthy conflict in order to increase staff commitment
    • Delegate properly and hold others accountable
    • Communicate up, down and across the organization effectively
    • Learn how to manage your time effectively

    Each participant will receive a 1:1 performance coaching session from a certified executive coach as part of the training. Performance coaching has been proven to significantly enhance the learning of the coachee and is a distinguishing characteristic of the program.


    Format

    Training is delivered over three full day sessions. Each session is two-four weeks apart. The coaching sessions are scheduled during the program.

    Have more than 10 employees to be trained? Consider bringing this training program into your workplace. We can customize to your specific needs and workplace context.

     

    Next Public Workshop

    september 2017

    Location: Fort Calgary, 750 9 Ave SE, Calgary AB

    Email us to be notified of our next public workshop dates

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    Contact us to discuss how we may work together to grow your leaders.

     

    Presentation Primer


    Presentation Primer


    PRESENTATION PRIMER: The Art and Science of great communication

    We are convinced that everyone can become a better presenter. Presentation Primer acts as a booTcamp for all aspiring communicators. You will learn how to create COMPELLING presentations that connect with your audience and most importantly INSPIRE them to change.

     

    Presentation Primer is a hands on program designed to equip participants with the following skills:

    • How to create focus for each and every presentation
    • The ability to understand the audience and their needs
    • How to edit content to find the most important information
    • How to create slide decks that people actually want to watch
    • An understanding and application of design principles
    • How to overcome stage fright and connect with any audience
    • How to critique a presentation of any kind, including theirs

    This program has a workshop focus. Participants will develop a presentation of their own from start to finish. Each participant will receive three hours of 1:1 presentation coaching focusing on the presentation they are preparing.


    format

    Training is delivered over three full days either consecutively or over a period of time. The coaching sessions are delivered at the half way point and again at the end of the program. 

    Have more than 10 employees to be trained? Consider bringing this training program into your workplace. We can customize to your specific needs and workplace context.

     
    86% of executives stated that being an effective communicator had a direct impact upon their career.
    — Nancy Duarte
    Ian’s presentation training aids are really making a difference. I just completed training over 500 employees and contractors in H&S requirements for major plant repairs. It was very interactive especially the group sessions, I had to stop the discussion not start it!
    — - Joshua Pauleti, Health & Safey Manager, LafargeHolcim Zambia, Africa

    Next Public Workshop

    september 2017

    Location: Fort Calgary, 750 9 Ave SE, Calgary AB

    Email us to be notified of our next public workshop dates

    Name *
    Name

    Contact us to discuss how we may help you become a master communicator.