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Leadership Development

BPW Ontario and BPW Canada offer, numerous modules in leadership development, lobbying, communication and effective planning. These modules and other resources are available to BPW members through a member secure user ID and Password issued by the club executive.

The modules can be explored in any order, in a self-directed individual or group format. Clubs are encouraged to use these modules at the local level to promote and achieve the BPW Mandate and Goals.

BPW Ontario Leadership Learning Modules

These leadership learning modules are designed to help the women refine their leadership skills in creating a shared vision, lobbying for effective change, mobilizing resources and creating dynamic programs and flawless event planning. 

All of these resources are available on the BPWO Members Only Website.  

  • Module 1: Program with Panache: Creating Exciting Programs that Engage Your Members and Entice the Media.
  • Module 2: Resolutions: Giving Women the Power of Voice.
  • Module 3: Executive Leadership Roles: Igniting the Spirit.
  • Module 4: Federation PromotionMembership Spread the Word - Share the Power.
  • Module 5: You are Worth It! Pay Equity, Equal Pay for Equal Work and Salary Negotiation.

BPW Canada Leadership Development

Career Skills Achievement Program

This series of topics addresses key areas of professional development that can help women overcome obstacles to career advancement while encouraging a proactive approach to personal achievement. 

Most of the modules have been updated in 2010 and a PDF version of both the Facilitator's Guide and the Participant's Workbook available on the Members Only section of the BPWC web site, the modules take approximately 2-1/2 hours each to complete. Each module requires approximately 2.5 hours to complete with portions designed to serve as a refresher or ongoing learning tool.

  • Module 1: Meetings: We Have to Start Meeting Like This! - Making the Most of Meetings: Leading and Participating©
  • Module 2: Communication: Straight to the Point - Getting Your Message Across in 30 Seconds or Less©
  • Module 3: Gender Equity: Gender Equity in the Workplace - How Employees, Managers and Organizations Can Prevent and Deal with Sexual Harassment©
  • Module 4: Business Etiquette: First Impressions and Lasting Success - Business Etiquette for the 21st Century©
  • Module 5: Mentoring - Making Mentoring Work For You - Learning and Teaching on the Road to Success©
  • Module 6: Time Management - Making Time for What Matters Most - Time Management for Business Women©

Women’s Empowerment Principles: Training and Mentoring
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