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Gain Leadership & Management Skills, Confidence & Respect

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Key Areas of Focus

  • Self Management

  • People Management

  • Strategic Planning

  • Family

  • Peer Networking

Who Should Attend?

  • Current and emerging leaders with up to five years of experience in a family and/or other agribusiness operation

  • Young producers that would benefit from the development of skills to effectively lead others

  • Agribusiness employees with the potential to assume supervisor/leader roles and responsibilities in the near future

Program Highlights

  • Learning to deal with family issues

  • How to define roles & responsibilities within a family operation

  • Personality and behavior analysis

  • Self and people management skills

  • Situational leadership

  • Financial and strategic planning and analysis

  • Communication, negotiation and listening skills

  • Human resource management

  • Goal setting and reporting

  • Roles, responsibilities, and expectations of a leader

  • Peer networking


Year 1:  Self & People Management

  • Session 1:  January 24 & 25, 2017 | Calgary, AB

  • Session 2:  June 27 & 28, 2017 | Calgary, AB

Year 2:  Planning & Family

  • Session 3:  January 23 & 24, 2018 | Calgary, AB

  • Session 4:  June 26 & 27, 2018 | Calgary, AB

Progress Check-ins

Conference calls with coach Gary Vickrey (Tanner LLC) and mentors Terri Holowath and Cam Crawford (Catalyst)

  • April and October 2017

  • April and October 2018

Executive Networking Groups

  • Ongoing support facilitated by Terri Holowath

  • Once 2-year program is complete, groups will be formed

Deep Client Relationships. Expertise. Exceptional Service.

mission 03We are a professional firm of business advisors, accountants and support staff dedicated to helping our clients accomplish their business and financial goals. We succeed through the efforts of firm members responding to the specific needs of each client and the broader communities in which we live.