Leadership and Resilience - Institute on Governance

Leadership and Resilience

This webinar will help you get a handle on your stress points and get you to think about what needs to be done to improve your personal resilience to deal with the day to day grind and the stress that goes with it.


Course Description

  • As a leader, you must become aware you must understand your own stress triggers and resiliency traits in order to be able to assist others;
  • Learn the traits of highly resilient leaders and their impact on your behavioural, physical and emotional health;
  • Learn how to modify your behaviors to enhance your own resilience.
  • You should attend Leadership and Resilience if you want to improve your personal and organizational leadership skills in times of change, crisis or hardship.

Learning Objectives:

  • You will explore and understand the definition and sources of personal resilience, drawing on fundamental leadership skills as communication, trust, honesty and confidence. 
  • Learn a concrete approach to enhance your own resilience. 
  • You will gain tools and techniques to apply in difficult situations to build confidence, control and trust.

Bundle This Webinar: 

This webinar is eligible to be bundled with two other webinars of your choice for a ‘buy 2, get 1 free’ price of $780. Take advantage of our recommended streams (Leadership; Policy: Government Essentials: Innovation) to choose your bundle or mix and match the webinars that best suit your needs. Upon registration, be sure to select the bundle option and then select your webinars. Contact us for support at 613-562-0090 or learningcentre@iog.ca. 

Customize This Webinar:

This webinar is eligible to be customized as a private offering for your team and organization. Contact us at learningcentre@iog.ca to discuss your needs. 

Group Discounts:

If you have more than two people attending, you may be eligible for a group discount. Contact us for details at 613-562-0090 or learningcentre@iog.ca.


François Gagnon

Vice-President Learning

Expertise: Leadership Development, Adult Learning, Project Management, Government  Degree(s):  M. Sc. Project Management, B. Sc. Computer Science  Certification(s) & designation(s):  EQi, Insights, Change Style Indicator, Influence Style Indicator, EQ-Map, SCHOR360, Benchmark360, Team Management Profile, Organizational Climate Survey, Risk Orientation Profile, DISC, NEO-PI-R  Francois Gagnon is the Vice-President of the Learning Lab at the IOG. He brings rich experience […]

Catherine Waters

Senior Practice Lead  

Expertise: Learning Centre and Leadership– curriculum design and delivery, facilitation and custom instruction  Degrees:   BA (Hon) English & French (University of Victoria); MA Public Policy and Administration (Carleton University); MSc Labour Economics (London School of Economics).  Catherine Waters is Senior Practice Lead in the IOG Leadership and Learning Centre. She has extensive experience as a consultant, researcher […]

Mohammed Abdulkareem

Program Executive

Expertise: 25+ in development projects, good governance and project management   Degree(s): Master in Management of Development Mohammed is responsible for managing various projects in Canada and Iraq. He brings more than 25 years of experience and knowledge obtained from various positions in development programs, humanitarian and crisis response activities and engineering projects, within the United Nations […]

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