PANEL: Leadership and Communication (D6)

Panel - 9:00AM to 10:30AM October 7, 2017 - Salt Spring
  • Leah Wuitschik - Compassion: Building Connection, Building Leadership: How much do we know about the role of compassion in our leadership practice? More importantly, how do we continue to develop our compassion?
  • Kathy Taberner & Kirsten Taberner Siggins - Leaders - How You Can Thrive, Not Just Survive: In our complex global world, research shows organizations recognize the value of 'soft skills', the skills leaders need to build collaboration and innovation, both key factors in success today.  Curiosity is the disruptor needed to give leaders a leg up in a time where demands are high and resources low. 
  • Ken Wylie & Julie Murray - The Listening Leader: Great leadership throughout history has come from people who have the capacity to listen in order to hear oneself, others and the natural environment. Correct action can only be taken when the needs of the situation are heard. 
  • Melissa Hartley -Conversational Intelligence - Co-Creating Positive Relationships Through Conversation: Ever have a conversation that didn't turn out the way you thought? Join Melissa for an interactive session on how to hit the mark in your conversations! This workshop will delve into why and help you with practical tools to change the outcome for next time.