Expert Workshops

Our experts offer professional development workshops to help you and your team grow.

Workshops

Our workshops help leaders gain the skills and confidence they need to grow their organizations.

How To Build An Effective Organization Plan

Effective Meetings For Professionals

How To Build A Strategic Plan

Conflict Management

Executive Alignment Workshop

Custom Workshops Available

How To Build An Effective Organization Plan

This workshop will help senior leaders understand the importance of building a detailed organization plan.

Not only will this workshop help leaders to acknowledge what they are doing well, but they will also gain insights into areas of need, so they can then prioritize the steps they need to take to make their organizations successful.

Key learnings include:

Gordon Sheppard - Business Expert Solutions
Business Expert Solutions - Consulting
“I enjoyed this event and took away several nuggets that I can implement into my meeting structure to create some quick wins in facilitating efficient and effective meetings."
Effective Meetings Professional Development Workshop - Darren Crawford
Darren Crawford
Care Manager - Alberta Health

The Effective Meetings Professional Development Workshop

This workshop will help you and your team gain the skills and confidence you need to run more productive (and profitable) meetings. 

Based on the proven 10-Step System in Gordon Sheppard’s book titled the ‘Meeting Leadership Solution,’ in this workshop you’ll learn:

Workshop Details:

  • Your instructor is Gordon Sheppard, who has 25+ years of experience, an MBA and Prosci Change Management Certification
  • Incudes a 38-page workbook
  • Includes certificate of completion
  • This workshop is suitable for senior leaders, managers and front line workers

Available Online

Our Online Workshops are highly interactive, and a great way to help you and your team build your skills

In-Person

Our In-Person Workshops are hands-on, practical and a great way to improve overall team communication.

Conflict Management Professional Development Workshop

Gordon Sheppard - Business Expert Solutions - Training and Workshops

In this engaging, interactive session, participants will gain the confidence and skills they need to productively manage conflict in the workplace.

The session begins with a discussion about the external and internal factors that can cause conflicts during projects (e.g. inflation, family issues etc.).

Then participants will learn about how they react under stress and how become more self-aware.

Then the practical, hands-on work begins as participants gain new listening skills, learn how to ask effective questions, and set ground rules.

Finally, everyone will participate in a role-play exercise during which each participant will get a chance to apply what they’ve learned to actually facilitate a conflict situation.

Workshop Details:

  • Your instructor is Gordon Sheppard, who has 25+ years of experience, an MBA and Prosci Change Management Certification
  • Incudes workbook
  • Includes certificate of completion
  • Suitable for managers and senior leaders including CEOs, Owners, VPs, Project Managers, Senior Managers and more

Available Online

Our Online Workshops are highly interactive, and a great way to help you and your team build your skills

In-Person

Our In-Person Workshops are hands-on, practical and a great way to improve overall team communication.

How To Build A Strategic Plan

Gord Sheppard - Leadership Coach, Facilitator, Organization Consultant

In this engaging, interactive workshop, you’ll learn how to build and execute a strategic plan.

The workshop begins with learning how to understand external factors that we must consider when we’re building a plan.

Then you’ll learn how to do a SWOT analysis to help you understand your current strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

Then you’ll learn how to craft a meaningful vision, mission and set of values.

From there you’ll learn how to identify 3 to 5 key goals. You’ll also learn how to determine the key objectives that will support each goal.

Finally, you’ll be able to craft an action plan that identifies who does what, and when they have to do it, so you can bring your strategic plan to life.

Workshop Details:

  • Your instructor is Gordon Sheppard, who has 25+ years of experience, an MBA and Prosci Change Management Certification
  • Incudes workbook
  • Includes certificate of completion
  • Suitable for managers and senior leaders including CEOs, Owners, VPs, Project Managers, Senior Managers and more
"If you would like to engage your staff or students in an interactive session, contact Gordon Sheppard. Gord will share valuable information and strategies to make your meetings worthwhile, productive and engaging."
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Marg Ralstin​
Manager - Macewan University​

Executive Alignment Workshop

Gord Sheppard - Leadership Coach, Facilitator, Organization Consultant

This workshop helps Executives and Emerging Leaders to break down silos, improve communication and optimize their entire organization.

This workshop is based on the Organization Plan 5-Step System, which helps Executives to develop an integrated decision making approach which allows them to take care of priorities and keep an eye on the big picture.

Key learnings include:

“Working with Gordon has radically changed how I view my business and these changes are already leading to new growth for my company.”
Alex Armstrong - Testimonial - Gordon Sheppard
Alex Armstrong
Owner - Three Tall Women

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Gordon Sheppard has successfully presented on a wide variety of business topics.

So if there is a business topic that you would like to cover at your next event, then get in touch with Gord to see how he can help.

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