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LIVE VIRTUAL Leading Meetings

Jul 12, 2022 (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central Time)

Online Live Virtual

Trainer: Mark Schinkel

Price: $149.00 CAD (regular rate) + tax

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Workshop Description

This is a live virtual event using Zoom, an online meeting platform. Please check system requirements prior to registering.

Poorly planned and facilitated meetings waste time and can be a source of team tension and frustration. However, in most workplaces meetings are essential for getting work done. This workshop is designed to help people increase their abilities to get the best out of their meetings by providing simple and powerful tools for making them efficient and effective. Participants will gain skills to shape meeting dynamics, improve decision making processes, and address unproductive meeting behaviours.

About This Workshop

Some of the Topics Included

  • Planning for a Successful Meeting
  • Utilizing Agendas
  • Key Considerations When Leading a Meeting
  • The Importance of Meeting Minutes
  • Decision Making Strategies
  • Dealing with Tension in Meetings

Target Audience

This is an introductory-intermediate level workshop.

Method of Delivery

Presentation, video, personal reflection, and small group discussions.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Increase your ability to get the best out of your meetings
  • Discover simple and powerful tools for making your meetings efficient and effective
  • identify the skills to shape meeting dynamics, improve decision making processes, and address unproductive meeting behaviours

*Please allow only the registered individual(s) to view workshop materials.

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About the Trainer

Mark Schinkel

Portrait of Mark Schinkel

For over 30 years, Mark Schinkel has served in public education as a Teacher, School Administrator, Executive Superintendent of Human Resource Services, and Senior Superintendent of Student Achievement and Well-Being with the Waterloo Region District School Board. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management, as well as Bachelor of Education and Master of Religion degrees. Mark’s commitment to organizational excellence, building highly effective teams, and leadership development provides a wealth of practical experience in creating the conditions that allow employees to flourish in a safe, inclusive, healthy, purposeful, and productive work environment. He believes that effective leaders leverage and nurture the natural relationship between productivity, organizational goals, healthy work environments, and individual well-being. As an experienced and considerate facilitator, Mark places a high value on creating an engaging, practical, and fun learning experience that is focused on identified participant learning goals and outcomes. Read blogs written by Mark here.

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Leading Meetings Live Virtual (early rate expires 6-21-21)
Live Virtual - July 12, 2022; 10am-1pm Central Time
$ 149.00 CAD

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled seven or more days prior to the workshop/live stream are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively, you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than seven days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to take part in the event, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify ACHIEVE of the name of the alternate person.

We reserve the right to cancel an event due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrolment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop/live-stream fees only.

You Will Receive

Login details approximately 3-4 days prior to the event date, as well as a PDF e-manual, and a PDF workshop certificate.

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Concerns and Grievances

If concerns arise at any time throughout the registration process, please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180, or email [email protected].

Special Accommodations for Disabilities

Please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180 or [email protected] to discuss any special needs or accommodations you may require in order to have a positive learning experience.

Continuing Education Credit

While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: There are six continuing education credits earned for each day of training. For example, a one-day workshop earns six continuing education hours, while a two-day workshop earns 12 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.
See our Continuing Education Credits page for more information.

Filming and Photography

ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership reserves the right to film video content and take photography at our events. Some of our workshops will be live-streamed and filmed for participants not in attendance. Filming and photography may also be used for promotional materials. If you would like to know if we will be filming an event you are attending, please contact our office.