Sauder School of Business

Leadership Resilience

Available dates

Mar 4, 2020
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
CAD 995 ≈USD 751
CAD 995 per day
Jun 29, 2020
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
CAD 995 ≈USD 751
CAD 995 per day


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About the course

Build Resilience Capacity to Strengthen Individuals, Teams and Organizations

Leadership resilience represents one of the keys to organizational sustainability. This course examines resilience on three levels: individual, team and organizational. Explore practical applications for protecting your personal health, energy and productivity as a leader. Learn how to support the adaptability and agility of your team. Create action plans to promote organizational health, resilience and innovation.


  • Implement proven resilience-building and protecting actions for yourself
  • Maintain stamina for ongoing productivity
  • Expedite agility and good decision making in yourself and others
  • Boost team performance by enlarging your contribution to team resilience
  • Help people react quickly to change and to bounce back from stress
  • Foster a psychologically safe work setting that allows people to take risks

Course Content

  • Resilience fundamentals: definitions, misconceptions, interconnections and impacts
  • The resilient leader: mindset and behaviours of a resilient leader, warning signs of low resilience, making lifestyle improvements and cognitive adjustments, setting boundaries, resilience and communication
  • Building resilient teams: strategies for team agility--knowledge sharing, decision making and adapting to change, leadership behaviours and actions to increase team resilience, intervening in difficult situations, giving feedback in a supportive way
  • The resilient organization: organizational-level risk, safety and health practices, interrelationship between resilience and innovation, building connections in uncertain situations, aligning activities with decision-making processes and the organizational vision

Special Features

You will engage in group conversations and hands-on exercises to help you put what you are learning into real-world practice.

Who should attend

This course is for new or more seasoned leaders who want to build resilience in themselves, their teams and their organizations. Participants range from front-line or back-office leaders to executives working in either the public or private sector.

Trust the experts

Marie-Hélène Pelletier

Marie-Hélène draws on her extensive background to increase resilience as a key pillar of organizational success. She is a practicing psychologist and senior leader with over 20 years of experience. As an executive at Sun Life Financial, she oversaw the physical, mental and financial health strate...


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