Press Releases

Jan 08, 2018
Back Row Left to Right: Erik Proulx, Richard Wideman, Jesse Lebrasseur, Michael Trudeau, James McHaig, Ryan Plater, Andrew Ball, Hamid Ali Front Row Left to Right: Sue Buckley (MCE), Sue Elliot (MCE), Swati Dua, Dr. Michael Dang (Instructor), Vithuja Pararasasingam AREVA Canada just got a little...
Nov 23, 2017
https://www.hamiltonnews.com/community-story/7960694-mohawk-college-ente...
Jan 24, 2017
True leadership means involving your employees – asking questions and interacting, according to panelists at a recent leadership forum in Burford. Employees from County of Brant and Norfolk County who are participating in the Mohawk College Enterprise Future Ready Leadership program had the...
Mar 09, 2016
https://www.mcecor.com/press-releases/stoney-creek-chamber-installs-new-president/
Feb 19, 2016
Articulate a compelling vision and inspire your employees to believe in where your organization is headed. Create a culture of respect and be satisfied with nothing less than excellence. This is some of the advice Rob MacIsaac would give to aspiring leaders. The president and CEO of Hamilton Health...
Feb 12, 2016
http://www.muskokaregion.com/community-story/6263954-leadership-panel-has-advice-for-municipal-staff-across-muskoka/
Jan 22, 2016
Kate Graham remembers when the City of London made the news for its poor municipal employee attendance record. As the story spread, employee morale decreased and the workplace culture suffered. “The leader didn’t cast blame but connected with employees, talked about the difficulties of being a city...
Jan 22, 2016
Ed Seegmiller learned an important lesson from a very bad boss. “Employees lost the ability to think and did everything to please the boss. He beat up their self-esteem. I learned how not to treat people. I learned to allow people to make mistakes and to value their input,” said the president and...
Jan 22, 2016
Leadership is a verb not a noun, says Jim Hornell, president and CEO of the Brant Community Healthcare System. “It is more about action than your position. To be a leader you need followers. How do you get followers? Inspire, share and help create and build,” Hornell said during a leadership forum...
Jan 20, 2016
More than ever, employee teams consist of different generations with potentially wide-ranging values, expectations and beliefs. But Jean Polak, a Bracebridge lawyer, says instead of being a barrier, a diverse group provides more opportunities for an organization. Polak was speaking at the...
Sep 22, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2015 THE MOHAWK COLLEGE ENTERPRISE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT IS BACK - companies from the Stoney Creek, Hamilton and Brantford area will be attending. On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015, Mohawk College Enterprise is hosting a Leadership Summit at the Stoney Creek Campus of...
Jul 02, 2015
The Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG) funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities; provides an opportunity for employers to invest in their workforce, with help from the government. Under the COJG funding program, the government pays two-thirds of training cost (up to $10,000 per...
Jan 21, 2015
Summit meant to inspire future leaders Brant News By Mike Peeling Strong leaders are good listeners, effective communicators, emotionally intelligent, have a strong vision, surrounded by a great team, inspirational and confident, agreed the panel members of a leadership summit. But are leaders born...
Jan 15, 2015
Bracebridge Examiner By Kelly Kenny GRAVENHURST — Being at the helm can be a bumpy ride. Along with disclosing some of their best advice to area municipal staff, three local leaders spoke candidly about the emotional hardship and isolation that often coincides with their positions. “It’s actually...
Jan 14, 2015
A leadership summit, with successful current leaders speaking to future community and business leaders, provided area up-and-comers a chance to cull insights they can apply to their own lives. The panel of experts put together by the Future Ready Leadership training program was questioned for...
Jan 30, 2014
January 30, 2014, Brantford - It's not your technical skills or expertise that cause people to regard you as a good leader. "It's being a genuine person who cares about the people who work in your organization," said Kelly Isfan, president and CEO of Norfolk General Hospital. Isfan was speaking as...
Feb 22, 2013
By Hugo Rodrigues, Brantford Expositor Friday, February 22, 2013 10:49:29 EST PM Jeff Fielding (left), CAO for the City of Burlington and Ron McLester (right), aboriginal education and student affairs at Mohawk College listen as Brant Community Healthcare System President and CEO Jim Hornell speaks...
May 30, 2012
News Release For Immediate Release Town of Innisfil Wins National Municipal Award for Education Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators Recognizes Future Ready Leadership Program. Saskatoon, SK (May 30, 2012) – An education program designed to ensure the continued delivery of successful...
May 18, 2012
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TOP LEADERS SHARE TIPS WITH MUNICIPAL LEADERS AT SUMMIT Innisfil, ON (May 18, 2012) – On Tuesday May 15, 2012, the Town of Innisfil hosted their second annual Leadership Summit. It was attended by over 80 public sector leaders from across the Simcoe County region...
Jul 01, 2011
The Next Generation of Leadership in Government BY TYLER SUTTON, PUBLIC SECTOR DIGEST Strong leadership is one of the most critical components of a successful organization. Without strong leadership, an organization lacks vision, direction, and in some cases, a positive work environment. In the...