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Sip & Speak Webinar: Navigating Today's Multidimensional Workplace

July 15, 2020, 4:30PM - 5:30PM


Niloufer Afzal

Hosted by the Institute's Women's Leadership and Mentoring Program (LAMP)

Sip & Speak Webinar: Navigating Today's Multidimensional Workplace

With Niloufer Afzal, MBA, CM
G2G Impact Group, Founder & CEO | Business Transformation Coach

The current crisis has a silver lining. It has forced a social awakening and cleared a path for reinvention. At this crucial point in history, we will help you prepare for today's multicultural and multi-generational workplace, dispel myths and discuss actions that will help shift paradigms. We are facing a career revolution where the options are boundless and constantly evolving.

We invite you to join us at the end of the work day with your favourite beverage to sip on, to hear Niloufer Afzal candidly share her story and her career journey, and take the opportunity to 'look over her shoulder' into potential career avenues.

Webinar components:
• Canadian workplace reality
• Workplace ethnography and its challenges
• Multicultural
• Multi generational
• Gender equality
• Changing organisational myths & paradigms
• Creating awareness
• Generating conversations
• Changing the narrative
• Building allies and ambassadors
• Career path/options - Limitless opportunities that demand conscious choices to succeed
• Define your 'Why'
• Building a career/calling around your 'Why'
• Nilo's story and journey
• Q&A

Niloufer Afzal Bio:

Niloufer is an accomplished speaker, coach and entrepreneur. She studied the science of transformation across industry verticals and designed solutions to help organisations plan,
perform, collaborate and lead in a disruptive world.

She leverages her knowledge and experience in Strategic Planning, Marketing and People Development at Fortune 500 companies, and Small-Medium Enterprises and Start Ups to inspire and empower participants across North America, Europe and Asia.

With over two decades of diverse industry experience spanning Pharmaceuticals, CPG (FMCG), and Manufacturing and Consumer Electronics, Nilo is known for her forward thinking leadership at Groupe SEB, Smuckers (Del Monte Pet Food), Philips, Reckitt Benckiser, Tetra Pak, Nielsen and GSK. She has also led Merger Acquisition projects for multinational companies, i.e. Philips and Del Monte, helping teams deliver outstanding results while navigating change.

Nilo has an MBA in Marketing & International Business. She is also a Chartered Marketer and a Certified Coach.

Beyond the professional space, she believes in giving back to the community as a mentor to new immigrants helping them become job ready for life in Canada.




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  • Leadership
  • LAMP
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