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Essential Skills for Municipal Managers (Municipal Leadership)

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Masters Certificate Municipal Leadership John Allen

Next dates

Apr 27—May 1, 2020
5 days
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CAD 4150 ≈USD 3109
CAD 830 per day

Description

Master leadership competencies for managing staff and complex team dynamics in this foundational module

Redefining the Art and Science of Municipal Leadership (3 Days) Strategically redefine the leadership skills demanded of today’s chaotic and uncertain work environment through an in-depth examination of daily professional interactions, an exploration of cultural transformation and the practice of scientifically-informed techniques of leadership engagement.

  • Analyze and redefine the leadership skills demanded of today’s chaotic and uncertain work environment
  • Examine the rudiments of corporate culture as based in leadership approaches and apply cultural concepts to excellence in team management
  • Practise innovative and scientifically-informed techniques of leadership engagement specifically geared towards creating a culture of performance and excellence

Coaching and Mentoring for Peak Performance (2 days)

Develop the interpersonal skills needed to successfully leverage the talents of your staff and turn a good team into a great team.

  • Increasing knowledge on coaching and mentoring by reviewing the current theory, research and practices in the field
  • Practising coaching and being coached using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Differentiating between coaching and mentoring with the most effective skills in certain situations
  • Teaching tool: GROW Instrument

Who should attend

  • CAO/City Manager
  • Chief Librarian
  • Police Chief
  • All Department Managers
  • Director
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Fire Chief
  • Public Health Managers
  • Commissioner
  • Managers aspiring to lead

Experts

Biography Mark is a professional leadership consultant and trainer with extensive experience facilitating teams and relating to the psychology of human dynamics in the workplace. He has led major organizational change initiatives for diverse clients including GM, Sears, General Mills, CN, Domtar...
Biography Brynn Winegard is an award-winning professor, speaker and expert in ‘Business-Brain Sciences’. Brynn completed her formal education at the Schulich School of Business (MBA, PhD) and McMaster University in Neuroscience and Psychology. After more than a decade in corporate marketing work...
Peter is one of Canada’s leading practitioner-academics in the area of public policy and administration. He has worked as a senior civil servant, chief of staff to a cabinet minister, lobbyist and international consultant. As a professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration, his rese...

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