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Innovation Partner Highlight: Legendary Coaching - 2019-07-30
ABOUT LEGENDARY COACHING
The Legendary Coaching team are passionate about helping people lead themselves and others well. Working with individuals and organizations, they provide leadership coaching, conflict resolution training, business retreats and mediation to help set them up for success!
Legendary Coaching helps champion this process in their clients by: ENGAGING people and their organizations where they are at, EMPOWERING who they are, and INSPIRING the “why” of what matters to them.
ENGAGE: By exploring existing leadership, change and conflict management systems they help organizations uncover fresh and innovative opportunities to achieve the results they want.
EMPOWER: Equipping individuals with emotional wisdom and communication tools that increase the effectiveness of their leadership and help affect positive outcomes in their spheres of influence.
INSPIRE: As they help individuals and organizations explore who they are and why they matter, they discover their passions and become inspired. As a result, a contagious culture appears that draws out the strengths of their team and elevates their performance.
From organizational development to succession planning, Legendary Coaching brings 25 years of diverse business experience to help take you where you want to go. In the realm of mediation and facilitation, they help leaders and organizations understand and work with conflict to improve the quality of their relationships, empower fairness, cultivate innovation and increase productivity and profitability. They also provide workshops and seminars that give participants the tools they need to start applying what they have discovered right away so they can see results.
“We would love to make a difference with you and your team today!”
RYAN SMITH – DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Ryan visits The Cube every month, allowing entrepreneurs easy access to Legendary Coaching’s services!
Ryan is passionate about helping people uncover who they are and why they matter. He loves to come alongside and support people and organizations, helping them reach the fullness of their potential. Furthermore, he desires to see leaders operate from a place of passion in what they do, and workplaces where relationships are protected and empowered.
Ryan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, as well as extensive experience mentoring and coaching in the education and non-profit sectors.
Our Innovation Partners have the opportunity to immerse their brand into the Innovation Cluster network, drive innovation and expand their own network. They help companies jump-start their businesses, lay the foundations for future growth, and succeed.
The Innovation Cluster’s Annual General Meeting Showcased An Impressive Year Including its Surpassed Economic Impact Target of $14M - 2019-05-30
The Innovation Cluster held its Annual General Meeting at the downtown incubator, The Cube, to announce the impact made towards startups across Peterborough and the Kawarthas over the past year on May 30, 2019.
The Innovation Cluster was originally founded in 2004 as the DNA Cluster, focusing on DNA, forensics and life-sciences to help entrepreneurs develop their practical applications. Over the years, the organization has grown along with its expanded Board of Directors, funding partnerships, staff, location size and the amount of innovation and technology startups supported today.
Now known as the Innovation Cluster – Peterborough and the Kawarthas, the economic/industry sectors it supports have expanded past just DNA research and healthcare applications, to also support digital technology, agriculture technology and a strong focus on clean technology as well in today’s region.
The AGM took place in the 10,000 sq. ft. downtown incubator that officially launched April 2017, where the Cluster showcased its growth as a not for profit in the heart of downtown.
During the meeting, President & CEO John Gillis presented highlights, noting that the organization surpassed all provincially set targeted goals by Ontario Centres of Excellence significantly including companies built, jobs created, and economic impact.
“The support of our dedicated team, board of directors, partners and of course clients are what made these accomplishments possible,” says John Gillis, President & CEO of the Innovation Cluster.
Other speakers included Dr. Neil Emery, Vice President, Research and Innovation at Trent University, Dr. Tom Phillips of Fleming College, John Desbiens, Chair of the Board for the Innovation Cluster and Grant Seabrooke on behalf of Peterborough Region Angel Network.
Innovation Cluster client Dylan Trepanier of Alexander Optical spoke, noting the role the organization has played in his startup to this day. As a client of the Innovation Cluster, the startup commented on the value of the organization in Peterborough and the Kawarthas.
“The innovation and growth coming out of the Cluster and support from the region shows that Peterborough and the Kawarthas is the place to be for innovative startups to thrive,” says Gillis.
Operations and Office Assistant
The Innovation Cluster is looking for a student to assist in the day-to-day operations at the downtown incubator located at 270 George Street N, Peterborough.
Reporting to: Operations and Events Coordinator
Scope of Responsibilities:
In this position you will assist the Operations Coordinator with tasks such as, but not limited to:
- Data Entry.
- Developing and maintaining a filing system.
- Maintaining a Customer Relations Database.
- Organizing equipment and inventory.
- Purchasing and replenishing Office Supplies.
- General Support to Visitors/Walk-ins.
- Processing Incoming and Outgoing mail.
- Assisting in event set-up, coordination, and tear down.
- Support to Innovation Cluster Staff, and duties as assigned.
Skills and Qualifications
- Must be enrolled in a Business Administration program at a post-secondary institution
- Completing Co-op hours
- Strong organizational skills, the ability to prioritize and multitask
- Ability to work in a co-working space
- Must be self sufficient
- Experience working with a Customer Relations Database preferred
- Experience with MS Word and G-Suite.
This position is unpaid.
Applications will no longer be accepted as of JUNE 7. 2019.
If interested in applying please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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