Stepping into the Executive Cadre

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The IOG is pleased to launch the 11th cohort of the successful development program ‘Stepping into the Executive Cadre’ on March 19-21, 2019.

Do you aspire to move into the executive category in the near future? The skills and competencies required as an executive are quite different from those at the EX minus 1 and 2 levels. The good news is these skills can be learned, and it's never too early to start.

Program Objectives

  • Integrating management/leadership concepts;
  • Effectively demonstrating leadership competencies;
  • Innovating and becoming a change agent;
  • Learning from best practices that can inspire great leadership.

What You Get

  • A nine-month long program delivered in 4 modules that are 3 days in length
  • Three additional days of action-learning groups
  • Leading edge learning products
  • Integrated adult learning that combines theory, modeling, guest speakers, leadership site visits and ongoing access to inspiring leaders to fast track your leadership sills and ensure you are ready for the next step in your career.
  • Learning from experienced facilitators and former executives who can integrate theory with real life leadership experiences;
  • A variety of tools that will help participants learn about themselves and increase their interpersonal effectiveness;
  • Professionally supported action learning groups;
  • Environment and context conducive to continuous learning;
  • Respected subject matter experts and guest speakers;
  • A field trip focusing on leadership in the private, public and not for profit sectors;
  • A network of leaders;
  • Modern teaching facilities with state of the art equipment.

Registration Info

Date
March 19 - 21, 2019

Location
Institute on Governance, 60 George Street - Ottawa, ON - K1N 1J4

Cost
$9,900/person. As a not-for-profit, the IOG does not charge tax.

Deadline for Registration
March 8

To Register:

Email registration@iog.ca with the following information:

  • Your name
  • Your organization/department
  • Your title
  • A contact email and phone number
  • The name of the program you would like to register for

Many participants have praised the program; here is what some have said:

“I highly recommend Stepping Into the Executive Cadre. Through it I was able to expand my knowledge of myself, my leadership style as well as the leadership needs of today’s public service.”
– Shannon, Senior manager, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

“The facilitators and guest-speakers are all top-notch with decades of experience, knowledge and wisdom to share with the participants. The bonds I forged with my peers during the program have extended well beyond the graduation and I have a bigger/stronger network as a result!”
– John, A/Director, Employment and Social Development Canada


“The leadership program helped me to better understand myself as a person and as a leader. The program provided me with tools to succeed as a good leader, and I am extremely grateful.”
– Bernadette, Manager, Employment and Social Development Canada