$55 – $250

Women on Boards Workshop Series

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Innovation Guelph

111 Farquhar Street

3rd Floor

Guelph, ON N1H 3N4

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Representation matters.

A recent study of nearly 700 Canadian companies reported that only 14.5% of board seats were held by women.* More than ever, we need our voices to be heard at every level of the decision making process.

* Report: ” 2017 Diversity, Women in leadership roles at TSX-listed companies“ by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt llp




Are you ready to have your voice heard?

The Women on Boards workshop series is designed to help women who are ready to "step up to the table" and become successful members of a board or advisory committee.

Each session of this five part workshop series provides an overview of a key topic that new board members need to know. You are welcome to sign up for the entire course or to sign up for the individual workshops that interest you.

This series runs on Thursday evenings from March 22nd until April 19th at Innovation Guelph (111 Farquhar Street - 3rd Floor, Guelph)
Full course (all 5 workshops): $250
Individual workshops: $55 each



*This workshop series is a great professional development tool! If your employer requires any additional receipts or information about these workshops please let us know!*


Workshop Sessions:

Board Roles and Responsibilities

March 22nd | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | at Innovation Guelph

Brief overview of roles, areas of responsibility, types of boards and the relationship between the board and the Executive Director.


Creating an Effective Board Team

March 29th | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | at Innovation Guelph

Brief overview of the board building cycle, board recruitment, orientation and training, board evaluation and building a positive board culture.


Human Resource Stewardship

April 5th | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | at Innovation Guelph

Brief overview of key HR responsibilities, current legislation, policies and procedures and strategic HR planning.


Financial Oversight for Nonprofits

April 12th | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | at Innovation Guelph

Brief overview of the oversight role of the board, budgeting, understanding financial statements, policies and reporting.


Strategic Planning and Evaluation

April 19th | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | at Innovation Guelph

Brief overview of the importance of planning and evaluation, vision, mission, values and goals, and performance measurement.


Presented by

Meridian, PIN - The People and Information Network, The Rhyze Project, Innovation Guelph

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