COVID-19 Conversations: ‘Leadership in Times of Uncertainty’

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Workplace Safety North hosts popular free webinar series

On Wednesday, June 24, 2020, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm ET, Workplace Safety North (WSN) hosts its second COVID-19 Conversations webinar, “Leadership in Times of Uncertainty,” to help businesses and communities cope with changes caused by the pandemic. 

Banner to promote webinar series"Our world has changed, priorities have shifted, and the way we work and the world in which we work are adapting rapidly," says Angele Poitras, WSN Community Engagement Specialist.

"More than 200 attended the first webinar and learned from community business leaders about how we are all coping with the challenges of the pandemic. We learned about the importance of self-care, understanding your work rhythms, and checking in on each other to see how we’re doing.”

“You’re invited to participate in the free monthly Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn webinar series to discuss the most pressing issues we are all facing and to learn from experts and each other," adds Poitras. 

In the second COVID-19 Conversations webinar, “Leadership in Times of Uncertainty,” participants have the opportunity to learn from leadership expert, Nadine Trodel, WSN Health and Safety Specialist. She is also the lead for the WSN Leadership+ program that helps equip current and aspiring leaders with critical knowledge and skills to help their organization succeed.

Participants can share issues they are dealing with due to the pandemic, and learn about the skills that make a difference in leading during a crisis.

Discussion topics:

  • How to lead in a crisis
  • The power of observation to quickly learn and adapt to a new environment
  • Skills that make a difference to influence, enable, inspire, and drive outcomes
  • How to engage the workforce from the frontline to the executive suite

The webinar is hosted by Angele Poitras, WSN Community Engagement Specialist and Certified Psychological Health and Safety Advisor.

About WSN Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn Series: Once a month in May, June, July and August, the ‘COVID-19 Conversations’ series features a free webinar on issues related to the current global pandemic, including; leadership and workplace culture, mental health and wellbeing, and back-to-work planning. 


Contact your local WSN Health and Safety Specialist - For help assessing risk in your workplace and making a plan for prevention