Events: Upcoming Event Listings

  

The following is a listing of upcoming events for the SCNETWORK.

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SPEAK ELEPHANT FOR BETTER EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT: THE NEUROSCIENCE OF WORKPLACE LEADERSHIP
August 16, 2017
Toronto
DATE:August 16, 2017
TIME:7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
MEMBERSHIP AREA: Toronto
VENUE: The National Club (Live) Webcast to Your Home/Office
DESCRIPTION:

In Canada, we’re doing a lousy job of engaging our employees in their work.

Current estimates suggest that only 27% are actively and positively engaged. In the US, the number hovers around 32%. Despite inspiring speeches by senior leaders, millions spent on leadership training for managers, and "perks and motivational programmes" for employees, these numbers haven’t budged in the last few years.

The problem is that our study of engagement starts in the wrong place because we completely misunderstand the operations of the human mind. We have two minds not one to get us through the day. The rational mind allows us to talk, decide and command while the emotional mind is the source of the energy behind committed work. Our emotional, or Elephant mind, releases its full neural energy into work when it reads persistent, positive, emotional connections with others. These connections are created when managers use simple, powerful talk that "rational" organiza... 
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2017 SUMMER SOCIAL
August 22, 2017
Toronto
DATE:August 22, 2017
TIME:12:00 PM to 8:30 PM
MEMBERSHIP AREA: Toronto
VENUE: Glen Eagle Golf Club Bolton
DESCRIPTION:
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ACHIEVING LONGEVITY: HOW GREAT FIRMS PROSPER THROUGH ENTREPRENEURIAL THINKING
September 21, 2017
Calgary
DATE:September 21, 2017
TIME:5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
MEMBERSHIP AREA: Calgary
VENUE: Hilton Garden Inn - St.Louis Ballroom
DESCRIPTION:

Starting a business is hard, but keeping an established company going can be equally challenging. In the long run, every business will need to adapt to changing market conditions, technologies, and competitive environments. In this session, Dr. Dewald explains how to manage those changes through entrepreneurial thinking.

As Jim Dewald shows, the most successful companies thrive by establishing decision-making processes that constantly engage new opportunities, enabling the firm to quickly adapt to disruptive technologies and business models. They allow for tinkering and experimentation and strive to both exploit their competitive advantage today and explore new ideas that will give them an edge tomorrow.

In this session, Dr. Dewald will provide a framework for introducing the tools and culture necessary to foster entrepreneurial thinking, as well as advice on how to overcome common obstacles to corporate entrepreneurship. Drawing on his own experi... 
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