February 9, 2021
Sector Success Series

Each event will have one hour of education and breakout sessions where you get to network within your own sector.

$25 member | $45 non-member per event | $10 Students per event


*Registration includes ONE event registration and a recording of the event. You will also receive access to the Congress Connect Marketplace where you can access our Sector Success Series Virtual Resource Hub which will be updated with educational resources throughout the year. Feel free to connect with over 140 exhibitors! Access to Congress Connect will be granted shortly after each webinar and will remain open for the duration of 2021.
 


March 10 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cultivating Resilience & Wellbeing in the Pandemic

COVID-19 is a challenge we can't see or touch. It has ripped our way of life right out from underneath us. To navigate the current uncertainty we want to find balance and root ourselves in a 'State of Mind' that holds and encourages us to cultivate resilience and promote well-being while living amidst unprecedented uncertainty.

Topics include:

  • Introduction
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self-Compassion
  • Communication
  • Productivity
  • Well-being and Resilience

Speaker: Mike Stroh, MA | Starts With Me (link to bio)
 

Mike Stroh

Mike Stroh
 


March 24 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Successfully Recruiting and Retaining Labour

Attracting, engaging, and retaining the right employees is a persistent challenge for green professionals in all sectors. Hear strategies from Landscape Ontario members who have been successful hiring and retaining staff, season after season.
 

Speakers:
Lindsay Drake Nightingale, BES, BA, Dip Public Admin, Dip Land Tech | Yorkshire Garden Services (bio)
Scott Wentworth OALA, CSLA | Wentworth Landscapes (bio)
Kathy Thomas | Green Thumb Landscaping (bio)
Christine Moffit | Christine's Touch Gardening Ltd.
 

 
Lindsay Drake Nightingale

Lindsay Drake Nightingale
 

Kathy Thomas

Kathy Thomas
 

Christine Moffit

Christine Moffit
 

Scott Wentworth

Scott Wentworth
 


March 31 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
How to Successfully Budget During a Pandemic

More information to come!
 

Speaker: Peter Guinane | Oriole Landscaping (bio)

Additional Speakers: TDB
 

Peter Guinane

Peter Guinane
 


September 16 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Snowposium

More information to come!
 

Speaker to be announced

October 21 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Plants, Plants, Plants!

More information to come!
 

Speaker to be announced

November 30 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Grower / Garden Centre Town Hall

More information to come!
 

Speaker to be announced

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Amy Buchanan or Keri MacIvor if interested or for more information on sponsorship.