How to Make a Difference as Managers and Leaders in your Organization

Presented by: 
Daniel Skarlicki
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 10:00am
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, 1961 East Mall, Room 261
Focus Area: Management and Leadership Skills


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 designed for AAPS members who are working in a management role with direct staff reports. Come to this session with a personal challenge you would like to address.


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

Instructor Bio

Daniel Skarlicki is a Faculty Member in the Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Division of the Sauder School of Business and the Edgar F. Kaiser Chair of Organizational Behavior.

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, Fraser Valley Health Region, Roland Berger Consultants, VanCity, Solectron(Shanghai), The Walkerton Inquiry, 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. His papers are widely published in top business and psychology journals.

Event Details

How to Make a Difference as Managers and Leaders in Your Organization

Date: Tuesday May 7, 2013

Time: 10:00am – 1:30pm

Location: Point Grey

Building: Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, 1961 East Mall [view location Map]

Room: 261

To Register

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