PRAXIS
Conflict Consulting
Public Workshops

To learn more about any of the following workshops, to register and to pay online, please click on the workshop title.

This form is not applicable for the current workshops.

You may also send payment via email transfer to pritisha@mts.net 


The ABCs of Minute Taking ( A Special Collaboration with the United Way)
 
Date: April 4, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location:   United Way Winnipeg Learning Centre, 580 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Fee:

Registration fee $125 for the non profit sector and $250 for the for profit sector. Fee includes  snacks, lunch, manual and personal action plan.  NO REFUNDS although the fee is transferable to another person for the same workshop.

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Please call Linda Brazier Lamoureux at 204-924-4225 or email lbrazier@unitedwaywinnipeg.mb.ca.

Workshop Objectives:

• Understand why we take minutes;
• Learn the steps for preparing minutes;
• Understand the distinction between minute taking and minute writing;

• Learn how to set up the meeting for success;
• Identify qualities of good minutes and know how to get them;
• Recognize samples of old style minutes;
• Recognize samples of new style minutes
• Work with meeting minutes templates;
• Learn how to fix errors;

• Know what to do if you are confused at a meeting;

• Undertand the handling of confidential matters;
• Be able to develop and action plan.

 

 

$135.00


Building Better Board Bylaws and Board Member Handbooks (A Special United Way Collaboration)

 

Date: December 8, 2016
Time: 1:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location:   United Way Winnipeg Learning Centre, 580 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Fee:

Registration fee $65 for the non profit sector and $125 for the for profit sector. Fee includes  snacks, lunch, manual and personal action plan.  NO REFUNDS although the fee is transferable to another person for the same workshop.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/building-better-board-bylaws-and-board-member-handbooks-tickets-26204767164

Please call Linda Brazier Lamoureux at 204-924-4225 or email lbrazier@unitedwaywinnipeg.mb.ca.

Workshop Objectives:

• Understand the function and purpose of bylaws
• Identify the essential elements of board bylaws
• Recognize the strengths and weaknesses of your current bylaws
• Develop an action plan to strengthen your bylaws
• Understand the function and purpose of a board member handbook
• Identify the essential components of a board member handbook
• Develop an action plan to strengthen or create a board member handbook suited to your organization

 

 

$65.00

Effective Meetings (A Special Collaboration with the United Way)
Date: June 2, 2017
Time: 1 to 4pm
Location:   United Way Winnipeg Learning Centre, 580 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Fee:

Registration fee $65 for the non profit sector and $125 for the for profit sector. Fee includes  snacks, manual and personal action plan.  NO REFUNDS although the fee is transferable to another person for the same workshop.

Please call Linda Brazier Lamoureux at 204-924-4225 or email lbrazier@unitedwaywinnipeg.mb.ca.

 

Workshop Objectives:

• Prepare for Meetings
• Structure the Meeting Agenda
• Create and Effective Meeting Package
• Chair a Meeting
• Understand the role of Meeting Participants
• Deal with Voting Issues
• Handle Confidential Matters

• Understand the Basics of Robert's Rules of Order
• Devise Strategies for Implementing Meeting Rule of Procedure

 

$65.00


Legal Duties and Liabilities of Boards: What Every Board Member Should Know (A Special United Way Collaboration)

 

Date: June 2, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location:   United Way Winnipeg Learning Centre, 580 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Fee:

Registration fee $125 for the non profit sector and $250 for the for profit sector. Fee includes  snacks, lunch, manual and personal action plan.  NO REFUNDS although the fee is transferable to another person for the same workshop.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/legal-duties-and-liabilities-of-boards-what-every-board-member-should-know-tickets-26205234562

Please call Linda Brazier Lamoureux at 204-924-4225 or email lbrazier@unitedwaywinnipeg.mb.ca.

Workshop Objectives:

• Assessing Your Board’s Vulnerability to Liability
• The Role of the Board versus the Role of the Board Member
• Board and  ED/CEO: Moving from Competition to Cooperation

• Defining Liability, including Personal Liability for Board Members
• Potential Liabilities Arising from Manitoba and Canadian Law 
• Recognizing to Whom the Board is Accountable
• What are the Duties of Board Members?  How can the Duties be Implemented?
• Risk Management and Liability Protection -Insurance and Indemnification
• Evaluation, Screening and Monitoring

• Developing a Board Due Diligence Checklist

 

$135.00


Employment Law Essentials
Date: 2016 Date TBA
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location:   Best Western Charterhouse Hotel, 330 York Avenue,Winnipeg, Manitoba
Fee: Registration fee $300, early bird fee of $250 if payment is received by early bird deadline.
Fee includes light refreshments, manual and personal action plan.  NO REFUNDS although the fee is transferable to another person for the same workshop.

 

$200.00

PRITI SHAH, B.A., LLB., C. Med.
481 Brock Street • Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada • R3N 0Z2
Phone: (204) 477-5985  • Fax: (204) 477-5985  • Email: pritisha@mts.net