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Meeting Facilitators, Toronto Based

Facilitation for Meetings, Conferences, & Strategy Sessions

 

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Meeting facilitators specializing in meeting facilitation for
meetings, conferences, breakouts, sales rallies, and strategy sessions.

We help organizations foster innovation & shape adaptive corporate cultures.

 


  • ALL inquiries are handled from Toronto.
  • We are a Toronto (Canada) based management consulting firm specializing in organizational development (OD) and team building.

 


Your Challenges

 

  • Losing top talent?
  • Preparing for a merger?
  • Need to foster innovation?
  • Undergoing an accelerated rate of change?
  • Want to transform your corporate culture?
  • Confronted by turf wars between departments?
  • Facing increasingly stiff competition in your market?
  • Experiencing a decline in demand from your traditional customer base?

 

During periods of organizational change, economic turbulence, and uncertainty, it often feels as if you're moving at such a fast pace that there is little time to get your team together to re-charge their batteries, and generate innovative, breakthrough strategies to take your organization to the next level. Planning takes time and it must be worked into your plan or it just won't happen.

 

How we can Help

Our expert meeting facilitators will guide your executive and management teams to improve the effectiveness of their meetings and strategy sessions. We'll help you look at your organization's strengths and challenges with fresh eyes. Our organizational and team development processes will ensure that you leave executive meetings, brainstorming sesions, executive retreats, team building, and strategy sessions, focused, invigorated, and ready to tackle the challenges of a fast-paced environment.

Our powerful strategies and tools will help you view your business challenges from a fresh perspective. We'll help you tap into the collective wisdom of your team to:

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  • Resolve conflicts
  • Improve decision making
  • Prepare teams for a merger
  • Boost your brainstorming power
  • Identify new sources of revenue
  • Break out of the fire-fighting mode
  • Design & implement a turnaround strategy
  • Equip team members with strategies to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Amplify team power through understanding team member interaction styles
  • Tap into new market niches for your products and services

We include short simulations, exercises, and cases from some of our powerful team building simulations.

 


 

Meeting at the Oasis

Executive Oasis International, a Toronto based consulting firm established in 1996, specializes in management consulting to help executive teams, entreprenuers, and small business owners succeed even in the midst of turbulence.

An oasis is a place to get refreshed, re-energized and re-charge your batteries before you continue your journey. Since 1996, Executive Oasis International, a Toronto based consulting firm in operation specializes in team building, executive retreats and meeting facilitation has helped corporate teams from 18 countries re-chart their course and resolve SPECIFIC business issues and challenges.

Oasis = A Place of Calm & Growth in the Midst of Turbulence.

 


 

Who we've Helped

We have designed and implemented customized solutions for organizations from 18 countries (e.g. Canada, USA, Jamaica, Barbados, Dominica, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Sudan, South Africa).

We have experience in a variety of industries including:

  • Wireless Communications Firms
  • Transportation
  • High Technology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Oil and Gas
  • Banking
  • Airlines
  • Luxury
  • Retail

 

View Partial Client List

 


Even though I am from the manufacturing team, the tools can all be applied.

Tay Wee Beng, Manager, Samsung(Malaysia)

Creativity and innovation are Anne's trademarks. Her writing, design, facilitation and accelerated training skills enable her to become involved in many initiatives including writing and designing presentations and speeches for members of the executive team.

Marc C. A. Berwald, Director, Learning And Development, Bell Mobility (Toronto)

We continue to be impressed with the depth of information that you are able to uncover and assess...."

Miguel Gonsalves, Former Director, Telus Mobility (Toronto)

Thank you for your assistance in developing a customized programme for new hires or internal transfers into the corporate account arena. The feedback from your sessions with team members was extremely useful, it helped up size the gap between staff expectations and what we are delivering and allowed us to identify, and focus on opportunities for improvement.

Ann deCasseres, Manager, Corporate Sales, Bell Mobility

Anne's experience with accelerated learning, international consulting, and her ability to customize her feedback to each individual makes her consulting work extremely valuable.... just one of her tips helped me save thousands of dollars in expenses for my business.

Mike Aoki, President, Reflective Keynotes (Toronto)

Anne has an excellent grasp of the subject. The expert in her really commanded my respect.

M B Sakorkar, LTITL (India)

 

 

 

 


 

Our Approach

During each on or off-site meeting, we will introduce your team to "just in time" strategies, tools, and techniques that they can use to resolve future issues and challenges.

We're available to organize and facilitate team building, executive meetings, brainstorming sessions, and project management meetings. We will custom design and facilitate stimulating and powerful sessions based on your organization's specific challenges and business issues.

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Each session will be unique and tailored to meet your desired goals. Depending on your requirements and corporate culture, these sessions may include:

  • Problem Solving Exercises
  • Decision-Making Tools
  • Team Challenges
  • Brainstorming
  • Unconferences
  • Simulations
  • Energizers

 


 

Areas of Focus

  • Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
    Assessments
  • Bringing 2 Teams Together After a Merger
  • Strategies for Managinga Diverse Team
  • Corporate Culture Transformation
  • Marketing and Sales Strategies
  • Strategies for Managing Growth
  • Change Management Strategies
  • Strategies to Boost Morale
  • Cost Cutting Strategies
  • Project Team Management
  • Key Talent Retention
  • Talent Development
  • SWOT Analysis

 


 

Meet Our Senior Consultant & President

Anne Thornley-Brown, President and founder of Executive Oasis International, has a solid track record as a management consultant, facilitator, and organizational change agent.

Anne has an MBA from Schulich School of Business.

Anne has worked with executives, managers and professionals from 18 countries (Canada, USA, Jamaica, Dominica, Barbados, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Thailand, South Africa, and Sudan).

She has travelled to 24 countries and toured Asia 18 times to deliver sessions to over 2000 executives, managers, and professionals.

Anne blogged for Cvent 5 times a week for 4 1/2 years. She blogs for EventMobi, Plan Your Meetings by MPI, and Huffington Post. She is active on social media.

LinkedIn:

  • Group Owner, International Team Building Network for Executives, members from
        30+ countries
  • Group Owner, B2B Bloggers Network
  • Group Manager, Event Planning & Management Group, 340,000+ Members

 

More About Anne Thornley-Brown

 


 

Meeting Facilitation Tips

Our Senior Facilitator, President and Founder generously shares some of the strategies we use to design and facilitate highly interactive and effective meetings and team building. This will give you an idea of the depth and ground-breaking strategies we will bring to your meetings.