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The Talent Series

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Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre

2400 Nipigon Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4W1

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The Talent Series

Everything you need to know about building the right team

Shape the future of your business with this 4 workshop HR series! It focuses on the tools you need to implement and cultivate a highly productive and cohesive team. These workshops feature industry professionals that will discuss leading edge techniques in a hands-on, interactive setting.

SIGN UP FOR INDIVIDUAL SESSIONS OR FOR ALL FOUR!

*If interested in registering for all four sessions, select any date from the drop down and for the ticket type select GENERAL TICKET -ALL FOUR SESSIONS. This will register you in all sessions.


Dates: Feb 19th, Feb 26th, Mar 5th, and Mar 12th

*all individual sessions, do not need to attend all four

Time: 8am - 12pm

Location: NWO Innovation Centre (2400 Nipigon Road)

Cost: General $30 +HST (includes light lunch)

Innovator Member $20 +HST (includes light breakfast)

*an innovator member is someone who is actively working with the innovation centre


February 19th- Session 1

WINNING THE TALENT WAR: HIRING THE RIGHT TALENT

Speaker: Marilyn Owston, TrendLine Consulting Services

Special Guest: Emily Lauzon, Northern Policy Institute

Structured practices have been proven to increase accuracy and objectivity in evaluating candidates and in selecting the right person for the right job. They also bring equity and consistency, two invaluable aspects, to the recruitment and selection process. This highly interactive, half-day session will introduce participants to structured techniques that can be adopted and implemented in their organization from both a practical and policy perspective.


February 26th- Session 2

UNLEASING THE BEST: GETTING ENGAGEMENT & PEAK PERFORMANCE FROM YOUR TALENT

Speaker: Kristen Cumming, Cantos Performance Management

Worried about hiring the right people? Concerned about onboarding? Panicking about performance management? Every employer who wants their business to succeed is concerned about the people side of their company. This session will support employers with a straightforward, comprehensive model for workforce engagement that they can apply in the recruitment, screening, orientation, and performance management stages of the HR process. The session will be interactive, practical, and include useful examples with lots of opportunities for discussion and questions.


March 5th- Session 3

CREATING A GREAT PLACE TO WORK

Speaker: Jose Tolovi Neto, Great Place to Work Canada

Special Guest: Stacey Strey, Open Mind Interiors

Creating a High-Performing, Great Place to Work. Understanding what makes great workplaces and the power of Trust to drive high performance. Dive deep in to the business benefits (ROI) of a high-trust culture and engaged employees. The workshop will take a look at case studies and best practices from across industry, and a look at global trends


March 12th- Session 4

HOW CULTURE CREATES RESULTS

Speaker: Pam Ross, Blue Rebel Works

Pam will give your business the tools it needs to develop and maintain an engaging business culture. These include low and no-cost strategies and actionable tactics that you can bring back to your company and start propelling a cultural transformation. This workshop will look at:

  • How culture creates results
  • What small business owners need to consider when creating culture
  • The core principles for creating high performance and engagement
  • Getting clear about your Values and Purpose
  • Several stories and examples of innovative, high performing cultures
  • Low and no-cost strategies for engaging people
  • Actionable tactics to take back to your business
  • Commit to habit changes to nudge your culture forward



*Refunds can not be processed within 7 days of the event


For more infromation, contact

ryan@nwoinnovation.ca


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