Learning Centre

The Ivey Academy’s Learning Centre delivers the latest research on leadership and contemporary business issues, articles on management trends, Learning and Development (L&D) best practices, industry innovations, and participant insights on executive education programs. Featuring videos, interviews, and opinion pieces, The Ivey Academy’s Learning Centre delivers content relevant to you and your career, helping you become a better leader in today’s increasingly complex world.

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October 10th, 2019

How soft skills are essential for career growth

The hard skills that got you hired won’t be the same skills you are evaluated on when seeking a promotion. To really make an impact, you’ll need to amplify your interpersonal leadership skills – the soft skills that will differentiate you from the rest of the pack.

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October 4th, 2019

The Ivey Academy welcomes third cohort of family business leaders

On September 23, The Ivey Academy welcomed 42 of Canada's future family business leaders to the third offering of FamilyShift™, a week-long program focused on strategies and tactics for addressing leadership, growth, and family business ownership issues.

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October 1st, 2019

The Ivey Academy concludes inaugural primary care leadership program

To help meet contemporary primary care challenges, The Ivey Academy partnered with Harvard Medical School's Center for Primary Care and Ivey’s International Centre for Health Innovation to deliver an innovative executive education program for primary care physicians.

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September 23rd, 2019

Unconscious bias: what it is and how to avoid it in the workplace

Unconscious bias – also known as cognitive bias – refers to how our mind can take shortcuts when processing information. While these shortcuts may save time, an unconscious bias is a systematic thinking error that can cloud our judgment, and as a result, impact our decisions.

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September 17th, 2019

June Cotte to speak at BEWorks Summit for Behaviour Insights and Science

The Ivey Academy’s June Cotte will be speaking at the 2nd Annual BEWorks Summit for Behaviour Insights and Science in Toronto.

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September 6th, 2019

The Ivey Academy and the London Chamber of Commerce partner to deliver two workshops

The Chamber and The Ivey Academy are jointly delivering two half-day executive education workshops to align contemporary business school education with the leadership skills the local London business community needs to thrive and grow.

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August 8th, 2019

Identifying talent and managing succession

For organizations to be able to remain competitive in an ever-changing global business landscape and labour market, having an identified group of talented employees who are able to fill key leadership roles is critical.

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July 25th, 2019

Gain leadership self-awareness and initiate personal growth

Brian Aalbers, Vice President, Human Resources at Libro Credit Union, shares how the Ivey Executive Program's action learning and executive coaching helped him assess his strengths, gaps, and formulate the steps needed to realize his potential as an executive. 

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July 18th, 2019

Four business negotiation techniques

While many negotiations are straightforward, some will be among the most complex and difficult challenges you face in your career. These are four of the most common negotiating tactics in business.

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July 3rd, 2019

Expand your strategic viewpoint

Rhonda Choja, VP, Corporate and Advisory Services, at Libro Credit Union talks about how the Ivey Executive Program exposed her to new ways of thinking and helped her commit to continuous growth and learning as a leader. 

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June 17th, 2019

Challenge your status quo

Shawn Vording, Vice President, Sales at CARFAX Canada, discusses how the Ivey Executive Program pushed him to experience profound leadership realizations.

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