Pierre Battah

Workplace Leadership Specialist and Award-Winning Author
Moncton, New Brunswick

Leadership, Humanity at Work, Healthy Workplaces

What Pierre is Passionate About

Bringing Your Humanity to Work  

Imagine a workplace where every employee feels valued, heard, and supported. Where the quality of work is exceptional, and relationships are built on trust and respect. A workplace where creativity and innovation thrive and everyone feels safe and included.

Creating such a workplace might seem impossible, but it’s not. The secret lies in bringing our humanity to work.

Pierre Battah, an award-winning author and speaker, has dedicated his career to showing individuals and organizations how to do just that. With his engaging, witty, and conversational presentation style, Pierre draws on the lessons and tips from his book, Humanity at Work: Leading for Better Relationships and Results. He will show you how to enhance your well-being, effectiveness, and ability to be a better colleague.

Following Pierre’s practical advice will empower you and your team to contribute positively to the workplace, resulting in sustainable success for both employees and clients.

Leading With Humanity In Our New World of Work 

In today’s rapidly changing world, new ways of working demand new ways of leading. It’s not just about driving results; it’s about creating a culture of excellence, inclusion, and growth. With so much change in recent years, leading with humanity at the core is more important than ever. But how can we ensure we’re doing just that?

The answer lies in Pierre Battah’s inspiring and interactive speaking style, where he shares the secrets to leading with humanity through change.

Drawing from his book, Humanity at Work: Leading for Better Relationships and Results, Pierre provides actionable lessons and tips on how to build healthy relationships, foster a learning culture, and leverage the science of positivity for better team outcomes.

Pierre’s empowering approach to leadership will help you become a better leader, one who contributes positively to the changing workplace and helps your team succeed together.

Why You Need Pierre

Pierre Battah is an award-winning author and workplace leadership specialist. He is a long-time workplace columnist for CBC/Radio-Canada, a TEDx presenter, a former senior manager in HR and was previously an associate professor in management. Pierre holds an MBA and several professional designations. His book Humanity at Work, Leading for Better Relationships and Results won gold at the 2020 Nautilus Book Awards in the US.  He is the new executive in residence and moderator at the Wallace McCain Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership and he recently received Rotary International’s highest distinction, the Paul Harris Award for outstanding contribution to the community.



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Why You Will Love Pierre

I wish to thank you for the informative and inspirational talk today. You had the 200+ people in the room mesmerized and your content was perfectly aligned to our One Team, One GNB messaging!

Travis Bergin
Associate Deputy Minister, Finance and Treasury Board, GNB

Thank you for speaking at the Canadian Engineering Competition 2021. Your presentation was very engaging, and I had participants thank me for having this kind of content at CEC 2021. You made my job easy.

Allison Griffith
Logistics Director, Climate Engineering in Context 2021

Thank you for the great presentation you gave yesterday. I’ve only heard great comments since. I believe people needed to hear your message. On several occasions, I have personally felt that you were talking about me, my situation, what I wanted my manager and team to understand, what I need as an employee. It felt like you were reading my mind, it did me a lot of good.

Keynote Attendee

A most engaging presenter who certainly sets a positive tone!

Catherine MacDonald
Manager, Membership & Stakeholder Engagement Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defense Association

Thank you so much for a great session this afternoon. It was excellent and we received a lot of positive feedback from our leaders.

Kelly Thompson
Director, People & Engagement, BioScript Solutions

Pierre brings a deep understanding of the values and the importance of community service, inspires our volunteers while making them feel valued and appreciated and provides helpful tips, bringing great energy, optimism and humour. We thank him for his continued ‘Do Goodery.

Anthony Waddell
Director of Training & Development, Rotary District 7815

A huge thank you for facilitating this session with great energy, offering us plenty of practical tools and points for reflection to promote a healthy work environment. I really enjoyed it and I know our team did too.

Josée Rivest
Manager, Canadian Food and Inspection Agency

We’ve counted on Pierre’s advice and counsel over many years on a number of leadership and HR issues. He is a recognized thought leader, one of our most trusted advisors and a true friend to the company. He has also been a dynamic, thoughtful, and highly effective facilitator with our entire team. Highly recommended!

Yves Boudreau
Chief Executive Officer, CareerBeacon & Alongside

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