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Personal Leaders

Personal Leaders are all individual contributors. The Personal Leaders Program is a highly practical and engaging program designed for individuals to develop skills that are universally valuable within the McMaster University environment with an eye to future career development.

Applications Open June 1 and close September 20!


McMaster University is focused on cultivating human potential, leveraging the diverse talents of its employees and recognizing that everyone is a leader in their own role. The Personal Leaders Program helps to foster a culture of engagement, collaborative relationship building, and positive change through employee development.

Key topics include:

  • Understanding your work-style preferences and appreciation of different styles
  • Communicating to effectively connect with peers and managers
  • Enhancing team work (adaptability, positivity, attentiveness, creativity, etc.)
  • Finding creative solutions through conflict
  • Building effective working and reporting relationships
  • Managing stress
  • Enhancing your understanding of McMaster and creating your networks
  • Embracing change in your work environment

The Personal Leaders Program is delivered by the Centre for Continuing Education (CCE) and sponsored by Human Resources Services.

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