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Leading Change

Apply tested strategies to thrive amid disruption.

Set the right direction.

The world’s most successful companies innovate, adapt and change. The ability to drive and lead effectively is a key differentiator of successful leaders.

In Rotman's Leading Change program, we give you strategies to optimize design, culture and behavior in your organizations. In three days you’ll learn how to

  • set a vision
  • rally teams and
  • achieve and sustain your vision

Lead your team through the age of disruption with grace and confidence with Leading Change.

Apply NowDEC 2–4, 2019 | $5,950 CAD

Faculty

Faculty & Instructors

Rotman Executive Program faculty are known for their ability to translate the latest research into practical applications for the workplace, and to transmit skills to participants with the best teaching techniques. Industry leaders contribute to our programs to bring you the most up-to-date best practices and a wealth of real-world experience.

Meet the faculty and instructors teaching in Leading Change


Inspire effective action.

Over three days you will use Rotman’s Opposing Forces framework to develop a unique change model for accelerating the process in your own organization.

You will also develop your ability to energize teams by examining your implicit beliefs about change.


Schedule

Day 1: Planning for Change

Day 2: Change Collective

Day 3: Change the Individual

  • Opposing Forces
  • Discovering Direction
  • Organizational Diagnosis
  • Reception
  • Addressing Culture
  • Cultural Fluency
  • Designing for Change
  • Behavioural Adaptation
  • Scoping Change

     Schedule is subject to change.

By the end of the three days you will be able to:

  • diagnose sources of resistance and how to overcome them
  • apply new tools to implement change
  • build and apply behavioural, design, and culture tools

Testimonials

Testimonials

My experience attending both Rotman's Integrative Thinking and Leading Change programs exceeded all my expectations.  I attended the programs back-to-back and I was inspired by my interaction with the faculty and the other attendees. The programs have given me the opportunity to filter my thoughts through elements like strategic thinking and change management.  The knowledge gained and tools learned will be great for my future.

Nikos Kefalas | Crew & Training Manager
Almi Tankers, Greece


We’re here to help.

Rotman’s Leading Change program will provide you with new strategies and valuable connections to a network of peers from varying backgrounds and organizations. Time is the most constrained resource in today's organizations, so Rotman has created this highly compressed learning program to integrate with personal and professional schedules, ensuring a comfortable and productive experience.

Apply NowDEC 2–4, 2019 | $5,950 CAD

A deposit of 50% of the program fee is required at time of application. The balance of the program fee is due 30 days after receipt of invoice or 30 days before the start of the program, whichever is first.


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In partnership with the Association of Change Management Professionals, all participants (non-ACMP members) will receive a free 1-year membership to the ACMP Toronto Chapter. Current ACMP members can save 10% off of the program fee. Contact our Learning Advisor for more information.


Application Process

Before beginning the application process, please review the application policies. To apply, complete the online application form.

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Each application is reviewed by Rotman’s admissions committee to ensure participants have the appropriate academic and work experience.

Payment and Fee Reduction

Payment

Payments can be made online. Applicants will be redirected to a secure online payment website after completion of the application form. Deposits will be refunded to applicants not accepted to the program.

Fee Reduction

Rotman Executive Program graduates and Rotman alumni are eligible for a 25% discount on this program. Discounts cannot be combined but we will honour the greater discount amount towards the program fee. For more information on additional discounts, visit RotmanExecutive.com/Discounts. Discounts are not redeemable for cash.

Canada-Ontario Job Grant

The Canada-Ontario Job Grant reimburses employers two thirds of the training costs of their employees.

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*Participants will be responsible for their own travel, accommodation and incidental costs. Participants requiring accommodation during the program are eligible for preferred Rotman rates at select hotels. For more information contact an Executive Programs representative at executiveprograms@rotman.utoronto.ca.


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This program has been approved for 21 continuing professional development (CPD) hours under Section A of the continuing professional development (CPD) log of the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA).

This program has been certified by the University of Toronto's Sustainability Office as a Green Course.

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Dates and Fees

A 3-day intensive program

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Dates:
December 2–4, 2019

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Location:
Rotman School of Management, Toronto, Ontario

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Participant profile:
Senior management and change initiative leaders from public, private, and NFP sectors

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