Transforming Hidden Talents into High Performance


Workshop – The Power of Inclusion

Nov 27, 2012 in Vancouver

Last year at TEDxCapU, Linda explained why the way we work doesn’t work any more and what we need to do about that.
This workshop will help you do it!

TV Interview

Growth of a Diverse Workforce–Challenges and Opportunities

Rogers TV Working in The Capital Series, June 18, 2012 (Parts 1 and 2)

Linda is interviewed by host, Sue Haywood

Part.1 (approx.15 min):

Part.2 (approx.15 min) :

TEDxCapU–R U Ready? Capilano University, Vancouver, BC Nov 5, 2011

The Way We Work Doesn’t Work Anymore, Dr Linda Manning

June 8, 2012: Are You Ready?, Keynote Address at Royal Roads University Alumni Breakfast Series, Vancouver, BC

June 6, 2012: Getting Ready for Tomorrow’s Workplace, Keynote Address, Phoenix Group Breakfast Series, Vancouver, BC

April 26, 2012: You Can’t be Sustainable if You’re Not Around. Keynote Address, Telfer-Sprott Research Forum, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

March 22, 2012: Manager-Driven Change: Unconscious Bias in the Workplace, presented at the 2012 Multicultural Forum conference in Minneapolis, MN, USA (with Karen Diaz from CKG Training)

February 28, 2012: Beyond Your Horizons: Finding New Talent, Keynote Address at the HRPA Ottawa/Ottawa Chamber of Commerce Breakfast, Westin Hotel, Ottawa, ON

January 23, 2012: Secrets for Productivity in a Diverse Workplace, presented at Cannexus 2012, Ottawa, ON.

October 27-28 and November 7, 2011: High Performance Talent Management, Course taught as part of the Leading a Diverse Workforce Certificate Program at Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON

Oct 24, 2011: Strategies for Business Competitiveness and Success with Human Capital, presented at the EARN Ottawa Business Leadership Network launch

Jul 21, 2011: Leading a Diverse Workforce, Knowledge Builder – Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON

Mar 30, 2011: Adjusting to a New Canadian Workforce, IQPC Talent Management Summit Canada, Toronto, ON

Mar 9, 2011: 10 Secrets for Productivity in a Diverse Workplace, Canadian Construction Association 93rd Annual Conference, Hawaii.

Feb 28, 2011: The Immigration Advantage & Northern and Small Communities Conference, Panelist, Economic Development session, North Bay, ON

Dec 17, 2010: Cultural Awareness Workshop, Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON

Nov 24, 2010: Oct 27, 2010, and Jun 25, 2010, Diversifying your Social Capital Portfolio, Diversity Awareness Forums for Employees, hosted by the Department of Justice Canada, Ottawa, ON.

May 6, 2010: Sticky Floors and Revolving Doors, Marketplace on Talent, 2010 Allies Learning Exchange: Leading with Ideas, Halifax, NS, with Gabriela Lopez

May 4, 2010: Gestion des talents de la main-d’oeuvre actuelle, Labour Relations Conference, Transport Canada, St. Sauveur, QC

Apr 28, 2010: Reveal your Hidden Talent, INCLUSION10 Conference, Aboriginal Human Resources Sector Council, Toronto, ON.

Mar 20, 2010: Sticky Floors, 12th National Metropolis Conference, Immigration and Diversity: Crossroads of Cultures, Engine of Economic Development, Montreal, QC

Mar 11, 2010: Citizenship and Integration Canada Metropolis Brown Bag Seminar, Talent Management for Today’s Workforce? Play Games! , Ottawa, ON

Feb 26, 2010: Leveraging Immigrant Talent, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, ON

Feb 10, 2010: Talent Management for Today?s Workforce, ICTAM Workshop, Winnipeg, MB

Jan 26, 2010: Talent Management and Network Relationships for Productive and Engaged Employees? Play Games!, Cannexus 2010 National Career Development Conference, Ottawa, ON, with J.P. Hatala.

Jan 25, 2010: Talent Management for Today?s Workforce, OCISO Mentoring Program, Ottawa, ON

Nov 24, 2009: Maytree Foundation, Toronto, ON: Research, Pedagogy, and TalentNet

Nov 23, 2009: Research, Pedagogy and Games for Talent Management, Maytree Foundation, Toronto, ON

Nov 9, 2009: Conference Board of Canada Webinar: Reveal Your Hidden Talent, Ottawa, ON

Oct 20, 2009: Employer Council of Champions, HIO, Breakfast Summit, Ottawa, ON

Apr 21, 2009: UO Diversity Luncheon. UO and a Tapestry of Inclusion, Ottawa, ON

Apr 7, 2009: Connexus 2009. The Sticky Floor, Toronto, ON

Apr 6, 2009: Canadian Benefits Summit 2009. Benefits for a Changing Workforce, Toronto, ON

Mar 31, 2009: 2009 Employer Council of Champions Summit, Hire Immigrants Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

Mar 19-22, 2009: Metropolis Conference. Immigration, Talent Management, and Productivity, Calgary, AB

Feb 2-3, 2009: HRSDC Innovation Division Workshop presentation; Leveraging Immigrant Talent, Ottawa, ON

Oct 29, 2008: Metropolis Conference, Session organized by Franca Piccin, FCR. Economic Approach to Hiring and Retaining Immigrants; Reframing the Issue, Bonn, Germany

Oct 19, 2008: CAPLA Conference, Pre-Conference Workshop, Identifying Immigrant Learning, Organized and Led by Linda Manning, Banff, AB

Oct 7, 2008: Foreign Credentials Recognition: Federal, Provincial, Territorial Conference, Economic Approach to Hiring Immigrants; Reframing the Issue, Ottawa, ON

Oct 3, 2008: Professional Engineers of Ontario Conference, Ottawa, ON

Jun17-20, 2008: 8th International Conference on Diversity Organizations, Communities and Nations, Montreal, QC

Apr 30, 2008: Diversity Webinar . Retaining Diverse Talent: Now you have them, how do you keep them? Toronto, ON, The Mattam Group

Apr 28-30, 2008: Canadian Talent Management Summit, Toronto, ON International Quality & Productivity Center

Mar 25-26, 2008: CCHRA, National Forum, Ottawa, ON (Moderator)

Nov 29, 2007: HRPANO Webcast, Thunder Bay, ON HRPANO

Nov 28, 2007: Thunder Bay Immigration Forum: Building Bridges, Thunder Bay, ON, North Superior Training Board (NSTB) and Thunder Bay Multicultural Association

Sep 11, 2007: Helping Employers Recruit and Retain Internationally-Trained Workers, TASC, Ottawa, ON

Aug 2, 2007: Ryerson University, Chang School of Continuing Education: “What are the challenges for human resources professionals who want to promote skilled immigrants?”, Toronto, ON

Jun 21, 2007: Immigrant Impact Council: Reducing Barriers & Increasing Engagement for New Canadians and Immigrants, United Way, Ottawa, ON: “Leveraging Immigrant Skills to Strengthen Canadian Business: the human resource approach”, Ottawa, ON