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Is this Photo LinkedIn Worthy?

Is your LinkedIn photo worthy? Is it getting the attention you need?  Come to Redline Brewhouse at 431 Bayview Drive, Unit 8/9 to get a professional head shot taken and network with other engineers. Regristation will begin at 6:30pm with headshots starting at 7pm. The photographer will be taking a few photos of each person Read more about Is this Photo LinkedIn Worthy?[…]

Hey, I’m In Charge …. Now What? – One Day Seminar

An All-Day Workshop Introducing Essential Skills for Managers and Supervisors  Managers and supervisors are leaders, and leadership is the key to obtaining improved productivity from people. This interactive workshop provides a firm foundation in communication and conflict management skills. We build on this with a focus on key aspects of management and supervision including motivation, coaching and teambuilding.  Finally, we look at performance management and leading change, where all the skills and knowledge Read more about Hey, I’m In Charge …. Now What? – One Day Seminar[…]

Should I Seal This?

Should I Seal This?  A member of PEO Headquaters will be coming to Barrie to review the Use of the Professional Engineer’s Seal. The purpose of this guideline is to provide professional engineers with guidance on the proper use of the professional engineer’s seal. The procedures to be outlined will make professional engineers aware of Read more about Should I Seal This?[…]

New Construction Lien Act Seminar

The new Construction Act in Ontario: A review of the significant changes from the previous Construction Lien Act. 1. Brief overview of the previous Construction Lien Act; a. Trust Provisions b. Liens and Holdbacks 2. Grandfathered Projects – Which projects are governed by the previous Construction Lien Act and which projects are governed by the Read more about New Construction Lien Act Seminar[…]

Presentation Skills for Career Success – One Day Seminar

Boring presentations, lost promotions, missed sales and struggling business ventures are just a few of the results of having poor public speaking skills. In today’s competitive business environment, it’s not the person who has the most degrees, certifications or knowledge that gets ahead, but it’s the person who can speak with confidence, persuasiveness and influence Read more about Presentation Skills for Career Success – One Day Seminar[…]

PEAK – Your Questions Answered

PEAK – Your Questions Answered Have you been wondering how much, or what types of continuing professional development you should be doing as an Ontario Engineer? Perhaps you have heard about PEO’s new PEAK Program that came into effect on March 31st, 2017 but you aren’t sure exactly what it is or how it impacts you. While information Read more about PEAK – Your Questions Answered[…]