Personality differences often lead to miscommunication and conflict, which affect both our personal efficiency and team health. Greater awareness of personality differences leads to improved personal effectiveness and group productivity. In this lunch and learn, you will gain a better understanding of different personality styles and learn strategies for communicating more effectively based on their own personality strengths and the personality-based preferences of others.
ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance
Wendy Loewen, Director of Training
In her role as Director of Training at ACHIEVE, Wendy works with organizations and communities to identify the best resources and training for their context. She also provides leadership in developing and managing ACHIEVE trainers and course content. Wendy is co-author of the book, The Culture Question, and is the author of many of ACHIEVE’s workshops. In her work as a mediator, speaker, and facilitator she is committed to helping organizations create dynamic and engaging places of work where people care about each other, are productive, and deliver quality services and products. Wendy has degrees in both Psychology and Education, and is currently completing a Master’s degree in Conflict Analysis and Management. Wendy believes that learning is a dynamic and life-long endeavor and with commitment, guidance, and individualized support, this process should be enjoyable and motivating. She is an engaging presenter who delivers material in a format that maximizes the learning potential for all participants.
Business After Hours Mixer It’s complimentary for chamber members and offers the opportunity to mingle with other busy business people while supporting the honoured host and learning more about their business. Hosts open their doors for the Business After Hours, which features food, drinks, door prizes and of course plenty of networking. Held 3-4 times […]
The MDCC Awards Gala is an annual event held each fall where we recognize the outstanding contributions of our members. Nominations are submitted by the general public for the following award categories: Business of the Year (< 7 employees), Business of the Year (7+ employees), Not for Profit of the Year and Entrepreneur of the […]
Community Open Golf Tournament The MDCC Community Open golf tournament is a casual fun way to connect with other people in the community. No golf skills are required for this fun 9 hole scramble with lots of fun contests and prizes. This annual event is open to everyone and takes place on a Thursday evening […]
We hold 3-4 luncheons/workshops each year. Taking part in these educational events provides learning opportunities for your business. Attendees can also take advantage of networking at these events to raise the profile of their business. Let us know if you have a topic you’d like to learn more about.
Wrapping Up a Morden Christmas is a one night shopping event held annually in November. November 17th 2016 5-10pm Groups of friends head out for an evening of shopping and a chance to win some fabulous prizes. Wrap Up the evening at Rocks Bar and Grill for drink and appetizer specials. Pick up your passport […]
June – October The Morden & District Chamber of Commerce hosts the Farmers’ Market every Thursday 4:00 – 6:00 from June to October. The Farmers’ Market is held in downtown Morden on the corner of Stephen & 8th Street. Over 20 vendors sell homegrown vegetables, fresh baking, locally raised meat, pasta, handmade soap/beauty products, art, […]
The Morden & District Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting is held annually in March; the Mayor is invited to present the State of the City Address. The AGM is held at the Minnewasta Golf & Country club and tickets include lunch. The board of directors is elected by the membership and the reports from […]