LEAD Workshop: Leadership Exploration and Development (new)

Presented by: 
Tanja Halsall, MA, CPHR
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Okanagan Campus
Arts Building, Room 202
Focus Area: Leadership Development


Program Summary

Leadership means many things to many people. For some, Leadership is a way to explore personal mastery.  For others, Leadership is a word focused on influencing, motivating, empowering, and/or maximizing efforts—in essence, leading a group of people to success.  What does leadership mean to you? What excites you about this?

In this collaborative and interactive workshop, Tanja will utilize a coaching approach to explore:

  1. Why leadership?
  2. Your leadership style
  3. Adaptable leadership techniques
  4. Effective communication
  5. Creating a culture of trust:  The power of relationships
  6. Setting expectations
  7. Feedback and Feedforward
  8. Q & A

What You Will Learn

By the end of the workshop, you will be on your way to helping yourself, and those on your team, work towards reaching their full potential.

How You Will Learn

  • Self-Reflection
  • Group Discussions
  • Coaching


This session is designed for AAPS members who are in leadership roles and enjoy using a coaching and collaborative style of learning. Not sure if this session is right for you? Contact sarah.muff@ubc.ca.

About Your Facilitator

Tanja Halsall, MA, CPHR,  provides consulting services to various local businesses through her consulting company Potentia Human Resources and Engagement Consulting, is an Adjunct Professor with the UBC Faculty of Management  teaching in the Masters of Management program, and holds the position of Director of People and Community Engagement with the Canadian Mental Health Association in Kelowna.  She has 30 years of Human Resource and management experience including significant coaching and career development for professionals in Professional Services, Health Care, Manufacturing, Hospitality, and most recently the Not-for-Profit sector.

Tanja holds a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation, a Post- Diploma in Human Resource Management and initially began her commitment to learning while working towards her Bachelor of Education.  She has completed the Grant Thornton executive coaching program and most recently, Tanja has completed her Masters of Leadership through Royal Roads University.

When working with Tanja, you can expect her to have a coaching style to communication and leadership.  She takes pride in focusing on drawing out the best in each person by building strong relationships, identifying and building on individuals’ personal strengths, and helping them reach their full potential.  

Event Details

LEAD Workshop:  Leadership Exploration and Development
Facilitated by Tanja Halsall, MA, CPHR
Friday, July 21, 2017
Time: 9:00am–11:30am
Location: Okanagan Campus
Building: Arts Building
Room: 202


Please click here to register.

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