$149 - Chamber member
$199 - Non-Chamber member
Full series discount available;
call 705-721-5000 for details

Barrie Chamber Office
121 Commerce Park Dr, Unit A
Barrie, ON

Mindful leadership workshops run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Course materials, lunch, and refreshments included 


Building connection and trust to drive your team's performance to new levels


Chamber $50 Discount!


Won’t interrupt your life – one-day workshops

Advance your career – enhancing your skill set and receive a certificate of attendance from Georgian College

Grow your business presence – network with like-minded businesses

Don’t break the bank – discounts available for workshop series


FOSTERING INNOVATION IN YOUR TEAM: Leaders are the major influencers of innovation for every organization. Frontline leaders manage individual contributors and are the conduit for up-to-date knowledge, business challenges, and information about your customers. This course provides a practical approach, and tools and techniques, to help leaders and their teams think differently about how they work and to help them generate new ideas that add value to your organization and your customers. Leaders also learn what they can say and do to foster innovation with their teams. Click here for more details...

AUG 22

DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS: Although good communication is always an important element in business, there are some difficult conversations that can have a great impact and lasting effects. Most people are not well prepared for these discussions, and this puts them at a distinct disadvantage. This course provides the tools needed to improve skills and outcomes in handling difficult conversations. Click here for more details...

SEPT. 26

LEADING EFFECTIVE MEETINGS/MAKING IMPACTFUL PRESENTATIONS: Presentation skills are critical for today’s business professional. How you present information to a group can determine the influence you have with others; it affects your credibility and makes a remarkable difference when getting your message across to your audience. The goal of this workshop is to give you the skills necessary for effective presentations and to help you effectively engage your listeners. Click here for more details...

OCT. 31

STRATEGIC/MARKETING/SOCIAL MEDIA: Strategic marketing drives organizational success for businesses by translating customer desires into effective strategies. Learn to assess market opportunities, segment target markets, and create strategies and tactics that help achieve organizational goals. Build a solid foundation and develop skills across the spectrum of marketing activity, from research, through strategy development and planning, sales, digital marketing and social media, and persuasive communication across media platforms. Click here for more details...

NOV. 28

SALES STRATEGIES AND METHODOLOGIES: In every business everybody sells! This workshop focuses on the practical skills and methodologies used in selling goods and services in a business-to-business (B2B) environment. Attention is devoted to the art of persuasion as a life-skill and to the need to develop professional relationships in business. The overriding sales philosophy is relationship focused and the customer approach is collaborative. Click here for more details...



The Barrie Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Georgian College to bring leadership and sales training to you! These one-day workshops are for local executives, entrepreneurs, and team leaders, and will be conveniently held at the Barrie Chamber of Commerce office. 

Registration fees include all course materials, lunch, and 2 snack breaks. Participants are to bring laptop or tablet device if they would like to use one; wifi access will be available on-site. 

For more information, please contact