FULL! How to Make a Difference as Managers and Leaders (encore)

Presented by: 
Daniel Skarlicki
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 9:00am
Point Grey Campus
Michael Smith Laboratories, rm 101
Focus Area: Leading in the Workplace

Program Summary

In this highly interactive session, managers and leaders will explore how to make a difference in their departments or units amid uncertainty and change.


This session is primarily designed for AAPS members who are working in a management role with direct staff reports. Members who lead teams may also benefit. Come to this session with a personal challenge you would like to address. Not sure if this session is right for you? Please contact sarah.muff@ubc.ca.

What You Will Learn

  • What it takes to make a difference
  • How to develop an action plan to address a personal challenge

How You Will Learn

  • Video Case Study
  • Small Group Discussions
  • Personal Reflection

What Past Participants Have Said

“I like that it was relatively short and to the point. I liked the discussion of real world examples”

“Very knowledgeable presenter - good material - well organized - good questions feedback and answers”

About Your Facilitator

Daniel Skarlicki is a faulty member and the Edgar F. Kaiser Chair of Organizational Behavior at the Sauder School of Business. He is a fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. He has over twenty-five years of managerial, consulting, and training experience with organizations such as Government of Canada, Business Objects (Shanghai), The City of Calgary Police, The Government of Ontario, The Canadian Psychological Association, Cathay Pacific Airways, Petroleum Helicopters Inc., Phizer, YMCA, TELUS,  Roland Berger Consultants, VanCity,  Earls Restaurant, and Glaxo, Inc. He received his PhD from University of Toronto. He recently received the Sauder Outstanding Researcher Award and the CGA Master teaching Award at UBC. He is a Visiting Professor at HEC in Paris. He has taught in executive programs around the world, including Canada, United States, Mexico, Chile, France, Germany, Liechtenstein, Taiwan, and China. Professor Skarlicki received the Western Academy of Management’s 2000 Ascendant Scholar Award. His research focuses on the effect of justice in the workplace and leadership mindfulness. His papers are widely published in top business and psychology journals.

Event Details

How to Make a Difference as Managers and Leaders
Facilitated by Daniel Skarlicki
Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017
Time: 9:00am–12:00pm
Locations: Point Grey Campus
Building: Michael Smith Laboratories
Address: 2185 East Mall (near the UBC Bookstore)
Room: 101

To Register

All of Daniel Skarlicki's sessions are currently FULL.  You may join the waitlist here.

All registered attendees will receive a confirmation notice. Please note this session is available exclusively to AAPS members, and there is no cost to attend.

Cancellations: Please remember all events are costly to set up, even those which are offered at no charge. If you do not anticipate attending the session you registered for, please cancel in a timely manner by emailing aaps.pd@ubc.ca. We encourage you to contact us with any questions about the AAPS PD Program.

Photography/Video: Please be advised that photos/videos may be taken at this event for use in AAPS communications materials.