Virtual Fireside

Our clients and partners are leading Canadian business, government, and non-profit organizations. Listen in as we chat with executives in these organizations about their personal approaches to leadership.

October 15th, 2021

Podcast: Taking Risks In Your Career: A Fireside Chat with Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

Listen to a podcast episode on the value of taking risks in your career and how to position for success featuring Sukhinder Singh Cassidy.

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April 27th, 2021

An inclusive recovery: Building back better with employee ownership

How do we set the stage for a more inclusive economy that helps build more resilient communities? Watch a virtual fireside chat with Jon Shell, MBA ‘03, Managing Director of Social Capital Partners.

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February 12th, 2021

Optimizing your board relationship

Watch a virtual fireside chat with Beverly Behan, President of Board Advisor, LLC and author of the upcoming book, New CEOs and Boards: A Practical Guide to Building a Great Board Relationship – and a Great Board.

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July 3rd, 2020

Zabeen Hirji: Is the future of work a workplace for everyone?

Zabeen Hirji, Executive Advisor at Deloitte Canada and former CHRO at RBC, explores ways that leaders can support a healthy future of work in their organizations.

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May 15th, 2020

Daily Bread Food Bank CEO Neil Hetherington on learning from shared experience

Ivey Professor Gerard Seijts leads a conversation with Neil Netherington, EMBA '13 and CEO of the Daily Bread Food Bank in Toronto. Neil gives insights on the mission and challenges his organization faces amidst the pandemic crisis.

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April 29th, 2020

CAMH CEO Dr. Catherine Zahn: How leaders can be strong by asking for help

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health CEO and President Dr. Catherine Zahn explores some of the ways we can each be more mindful of our complete health during crisis.

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April 25th, 2020

Institute of Corporate Directors CEO Rahul Bhardwaj on Canadian global leadership in corporate governance

Professor Gerard Seijts interviews Rahul Bhardwaj, President and CEO of the Institute of Corporate Directors. Rahul, Gerard, and Mark Healy discuss Canada's natural business advantages during a crisis and the importance of trust in leadership.

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April 13th, 2020

Business Council of Canada CEO Goldy Hyder on alignment between government and business during crisis

President & CEO of the Business Council of Canada Goldy Hyder talks crisis alignment between Canadian business, the social sector, healthcare, and government.

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April 12th, 2020

Canadian Chamber of Commerce CEO Perrin Beatty on the effects of crisis for leaders and business

Watch a live recorded podcast interview with Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Perrin chats with Ivey Professor Gerard Seijts on the importance of character in leadership during crisis.

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