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Workplace Bullying Training

CPA Alberta Professional and Career Services sponsored by CPA Assist

This workshop will support CPAs to identify and address workplace bullying, and learn about the skills and tools on how to create a bully-free environment. Attendees at this workshop may not be personally experiencing workplace bullying. This workshop is intended to help those who may be experiencing bullying, but also to help CPAs and business leaders prevent these harmful behaviors in the workplace.

Participant training outcomes for the workshop include:

  • Understand legislative/societal/cultural factors related to bullying
  • Identify bullying behaviours and characteristics of a bully
  • Participants will demonstrate increased skill in addressing bullying – both reactively and proactively
  • Understand the links between bullying and wellness
  • Understand what how to create and support bully-free environments
  • Participants will understand where to seek further support, if necessary


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Beyond Crazy, Busy, Nuts… Time for a Real Life – Seminar 01126

CPA Alberta PD seminar:

Are you beginning to question your competence and capacity, and maybe even your sanity as you press ahead? “Crazy, busy, nuts” doesn’t have to describe a typical day. Is it time to stand back and ask a few questions about your approach to life and work? Do you crave a chill day? Do you want more peace, ease and real fulfilment? This program will provide fresh insights, new strategies and real inspiration to recover your time and your life. Maybe it is time to slow down, get a grip, tune in and have faith! If you want more down-to-earth, practical and sincere methods of balancing all the demands and responsibilities in your life, work and family it’s time to find some answers. The realization that we can’t have everything, and that speed isn’t the answer has fuelled the search for ideas that can make an honest difference. This program will help you decrease the burden of stress and guilt, become more focused and committed to your important goals and values, and magnify the satisfaction and fulfilment you get from both home and work life. Live every day as though it matters and make every conversation stand as your last. This is your life, so love it!



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Move From Management to Life Leadership & Learn How to Fit It All In! – Seminar 01131

CPA Alberta PD seminar:

Feeling overwhelmed with volumes of work and too many competing commitments? Struggling to prioritize and cope with it all? You are not alone. In 2013, 23.0% (6.6 million) of Canadians over the age of 15 reported being very or extremely stressed most days. Being intentional about where you spend your precious time will give you a sense of control, decrease stress and increase life satisfaction. This full-day seminar is an introduction to self-leadership through effective time management. The processes learned and the tools utilized will help participants to identify ‘What Matters Most’ in their career and life and how to be effective at achieving goals related to them. You will learn how to systematically plan and execute daily, weekly and monthly goals based on your identified priorities. You will also learn a six-step process to align your time with your mission, values and goals.



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Stress Management and Peak Performance – Seminar 00899

CPA Alberta PD seminar:

The National Hockey League, the Navy Seals, the Canadian Military, and the UEFA Champions League Soccer teams are utilizing this fun, experiential and interactive seminar to have their top performers achieve a consistent peak performance state. This full-day seminar goes beyond the traditional stress management program by teaching the latest mind to muscle and muscle to mind techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the brief and deep relaxation and activation strategies that allows them to consistently perform under pressure. The Executive Mental–Training program in this seminar teaches the routines and strategies that elite performers use to develop their focus and composure skills so that they can remain mentally tough in the “heat of the battle”. The proven and practical stress management techniques covered in this seminar will give you that edge in the boardroom as well as outside the office so that you can increase your stress coping ability. Notes: This is a hands-on seminar and you may be requested to sit or lay on the floor. Participants may wish to bring a mat or blanket and should dress appropriately.



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Stop Procrastinating! Business Essentials Webinar 99405

CPA Alberta PD webinar

Time is a limited and precious resource in our work lives. Whether we lead others, work on a team, or operate independently we have to ‘get smart’ about the way we work to optimize our results. This webinar focuses primarily on the workplace, we’ll discover what people who don’t procrastinate do (and don’t do), including what they think, act, and do that aids them in eliminating the ‘procrastination habit’ from their repertoire.



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Stress Busting 101: Part B Webinar 99403

CPA Alberta PD webinar

This webinar takes your foundational knowledge of stress management and provides you with information needed to elevate the way you currently manage your stress. Participants will explore a common cause of the stress and assess ways to enhance their ability to prevent and manage that core trigger.



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Stress Busting 101: Part A Webinar 99402

CPA Alberta PD webinar

If you want to better understand why managing stress matters to your overall health, well-being, and success – both personal and professional, then this foundational seminar is for you! This insightful, interactive webinar explores the essential elements required to monitor and manage stress effectively. From impacts on our physical body, to the consequences of stress including its impact on how we think and relate to other people.