What Pierre is Passionate About
Bringing Our Humanity to Work
Emerging from the challenging events of the recent past, individuals, employers, clients and our communities are better served when we all contribute to healthy workplaces.
Healthy workplaces minimize distraction and disruption, deliver quality results, and build productive and sustainable relationships. They navigate change, innovate, and problem-solve more effectively, and they create safe and favourable conditions for inclusivity.
This keynote or workshop helps individuals bring their humanity to work with habits and practices that enhance their well-being, effectiveness, and their ability to be better colleagues and contribute positively to their workplace to deliver sustainable results for their employers and their clients.
This highly interactive keynote or workshop will also share practical workplace tips and lessons from Pierre’s award-winning book Humanity at Work, Leading for Better Relationships and Results.
Participants will learn to better:
• Define how to contribute to the psychological safety and allyship of their group.
• Identify how to work well as a member of in person or virtual.
• Describe how to adapt a growth mindset to deal with change effectively.
• Outline how to be more self-aware.
• Identify how to help create a recognition rich work climate.
• Interpret the science of positivity and “paying attention” to better receive and offer feedback with colleagues.
• Describe how to contribute to a learning culture defined by better problem solving, greater engagement and a climate of progress and improvement.
This presentation is intended for work team members and leaders as well as those interested in how to best contribute to various community groups and volunteer groups.
Why You Need Pierre
Pierre Battah is an award-winning author and a leadership and HR specialist. He is a long-time nationally syndicated workplace columnist for CBC/Radio-Canada, a TEDx presenter and a former senior manager in HR. He was previously an associate professor in management at Mount Allison University.
His book Humanity at Work, Leading for Better Relationships and Results is published by Los Angeles based Wonderwell Press and was released internationally in 2020. Hi book won the gold medal in the Business and Leadership category at the Nautilus Book Awards in the US. Other notable Nautilus Book Award winners include his holiness the Dalai Lama, Rhonda Byrne author of The Secret, and Deepak Chopra.
Pierre is fluently bilingual in French and in English holds an MBA, and is certified as an HR professional, a management consultant and a professional speaker.
He has been recognized as the Chartered HR Professional of the Year by his peers and recently received Rotary International’s highest distinction, the Paul Harris Award for outstanding contribution to the community.
He lives with his wife Gabrielle in Moncton New Brunswick where and performs on the double bass with several jazz and classical music ensembles.