Essentials of Productive Teams - Toronto, ON (November 16, 2017)

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Essentials of Productive Teams – Toronto, ON

When: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am SHARP)

Where: Toronto Central Grosvenor St. YMCA 

Room:  Community Room

Cost: This workshop, as with all Mitacs workshops, is free for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. However, the preauthorization of a valid credit card is required as part of the registration process. A $50 penalty will be applied to all late cancellations (cancellations that are not made 5 days or more before the workshop date), no shows, or incomplete attendance. These penalties are only charged after the completion of a workshop and no charges are ever made to interns who participate in full. For answers to some frequently asked questions, please visit our help page here.


Workshop Objective

Recognize and utilize the skills of others to achieve workplace goals quickly while gaining the understanding of what it takes to lead and participate in a truly effective work team that meets deadlines and sees results.

Learning Outcomes

You will learn:

  • The key steps and competencies in building effective teams
  • How to manage barriers to team success
  • The best practices of team communication

Key Topic Areas

  • Essentials of team building
  • Creating a team action plan
  • The importance of clarifying roles
  • Understanding conflict within teams
  • Building trust and accountability
  • Identifying issues
  • Motivating teams
  • Available resources

If you have any questions please contact the Training team at

Class Date: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Toronto Central Grosvenor St. YMCA - Community Room
20 Grosvenor Street
M4Y2V5 Toronto, ON