DeGroote School of Business

Vital Conversations

"The Power of Engaging Others during Good Times and Bad"

As each of us works to manage our own varied responses to the “New Normal”, one thing remains constant – many of our best results are created when we effectively engage others and work together to build not just great solutions, but also the critical buy-in to get them executed.

Constant pressure from the WFH world – high levels of ambiguity, moving targets and screen fatigue – all have the potential to interfere with leaders’ abilities to reach others and communicate in ways others can absorb and make actionable

Key Skills

  • Build Communication
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Flexibility
  • Leadership


If you have any questions about this course or registration, please submit us a question to discuss your development needs.

Who Should Register

Leaders and managers who want to improve critical or difficult conversations with employees, teams and colleagues. Additionally, employees who want to increase their ability and confidence to conduct vital conversations effectively.

Cost and Policies

Receive a $100 / course discount when registering for 5 full courses in the Executive Management Program.
* Registration for all 5 courses must be done in the same transaction.

Registration includes parking and meals.

Cancellation Policy
Payment Policy


This course can be customized to your organization's needs and delivered at your location or the Ron Joyce Centre.

Learn more