Entries by Maureen

The “What If…” Actualized

  Time to reflect and think – what are the possibilities if I allowed myself to grow? Since 2012, Momentum Training Services has continued to grow in the number of clients we serve and the support we provide for learning and professional development in the North. In the spirit of continual strategic growth and development, we […]

Emotional Intelligence Blog Series Part 2: Anger

When was the last time you felt angry? Anger is a primal, natural response to various environmental triggers and can vary in intensity from vague annoyance to intense rage.  Anger itself is neither good nor bad, it just is. It’s how you express and manage your anger that can influence your ability to maintain healthy […]

Emotional Intelligence Blog Series Part 1: Emotions

How are you? If you answered, “fine”, then you are amongst a vast majority of the population that have constructed a socially acceptable response to a polite social nuance or greeting. But let’s go deeper. How ARE you feeling right now? Can you find a word to describe the emotion that you are experiencing? Are […]

Appreciating Your Team with a New Lens

Do you know your Myers Briggs personality type? If your answer is yes, then you can appreciate how our differences can create amazing, dynamic and fulfilling relationships both at work and at home. You likely also understand how to bend and flex your personality type and style to work more effectively with others. The Myers-Briggs […]

Announcing our Emotional Intelligence Course Series

You asked for it and we listened! Momentum Training Services is excited to release our next level of Emotional Intelligence training. If you realize the importance of internal relationships, and you know how much our emotional intelligence helps to put people at ease, create trust and respect, align people and further a can-do attitude, then […]

SOLD OUT – Supervisor Safety Training May 16 & 17

Our May Supervisor Safety training in Yellowknife for May is sold out. If you’re interested in adding your name to the waitlist – CLICK HERE Our next session is in Yellowknife on September 20 & 21. Seats are already beginning to fill up. If you would like to register for that session, please CLICK HERE

“…for leadership positions, emotional intelligence is more important than cognitive intelligence” – John Mackey, CEO – Whole Foods – Inc Magazine – July 2009

Momentum strongly believes that development in a person’s emotional intelligence has very strong returns in many capacities.   Here’s an excerpt of what the CEO of Whole Foods had to say about it… Q: What traits should I look for when hiring for a leadership position? A: My philosophy about this has definitely evolved over […]

Supervisor Safety Awareness Training

In addition to training upon request, Momentum offers open enrollment for the WSCC-approved Supervisor Safety Awareness training that is mandated training for all supervisors in the NWT. Our course is 2-days and prides itself on being discussion and participation-based that does not include any tests or exams. Our goal is to train people in an […]

Web-Based Delivery of Supervisor Safety Awareness Course (WSCC-Certified)

Join us on September 19 & 20 for our web-based delivery of the Supervisor Safety Awareness training.   We are so excited to offer this training to individuals who would rather complete this mandatory training online in the comfort of their office or home.  Please note that participants must have access to the internet and […]

WHMIS Training

Momentum is proud to add Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) training to our safety course calendar to continue to provide accessible and relevant safety training in the North by Northerners. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you become WHMIS certified.