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There are a multitude of strategies, books, and resources that are meant to help you improve your leadership skills. But if you work in the public sector, do these strategies apply to you? What is different about leading in a public organization? In this certificate program, Seth Harris, former...
Schulich Executive Learning Centre
Today’s public sector manager must have the skill-set to lead change and effectively manage projects that reduce costs and deliver higher service levels to Canadians. This program teaches government managers and directors the essential leadership behaviours to drive innovation breakthroughs –...
Oct 26—28, 2020
3 days in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Schulich Executive Learning Centre
Each of this municipal management course’s three modules – Essential Skills for Municipal Managers, Achieving Operational Excellence, and Public Sector Advancements – provides you with the knowledge and authority needed to take your career and your municipal organization to a new level of...
Apr 27—Sep 18, 2020
15 days in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Alberta School of Business
This session provides an introduction to Government of Alberta finance and budgeting, including learning to read and interpret a variety of financial statements and reports. Participants will explore the factors that influence the fiscal situation, the legislation that governs how finances are...
May 11—13, 2020
3 days in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Blavatnik School of Government
The Executive Public Leaders Programme is open exclusively to leaders in the public sector, and we welcome all such leaders, including career civil servants, political appointees, and elected officials. The programme is designed for those at the top of their department, ministry, agency,...
Jul 5—17, 2020
14 days in Oxford, United Kingdom
McGill Executive institute
As the most senior-level program in McGill’s Mini-MBA series, this experience helps seasoned managers put together all the pieces of the management puzzle to handle new scenarios and make sound decisions that will help their organization grow intelligently. It is perfect for those wanting to...
Sep 14—19, 2020
6 days in Montreal, Québec, Canada
Telfer School of Management
Strategic thinking is increasingly important in the development and implementation of government policy and programs. It is also a critical leadership competency for executives in the Public Service; they must be able to assess an issue in depth and from multiple perspectives. This two-day...
Mar 23—24, 2020
2 days in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Australia and New Zealand School of Government
Surrounded by messy, complex, apparently insoluble problems, we in the public sector may find ourselves longing for earlier times when the issues were ‘just’ fiendishly complicated, and we could command and control the solutions. But contemporary government at national and local level frequently...
Mar 17—18, 2020
2 days in Melbourne, Australia
Eller Executive Education
Foundations of Public Sector Leadership prepares mid-level managers for the challenges of leading local, state, and federal government in today’s ever-evolving environment. Public sector professionals are experiencing radical and ongoing change. Major macroeconomic, social, environmental and...
Apr 13—17, 2020
5 days in Tucson, Arizona, United States
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
The public sector has faced unique challenges in recent years with budget cuts and media attention on benefit plans. The Public Employee Benefits Institute is dedicated to addressing the benefits topics most critical to public plans. Gather in an intimate environment to hear best practices,...
Jun 29—Jul 1, 2020
3 days in San Francisco, California, United States