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Refractive Thinker: XI: Women in Leadership Video
Refractive Thinker: XI: Women in Leadership
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RT Vol X: Special Military Edition Video
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Dr. Laurie Maslak resides in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Dr. Laurie holds several accredited degrees; a Bachelor of Nursing (BN) from the University of Calgary; a Master of Arts in Leadership and Training, from Royal Roads University; and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Organization and Management with a specialization in Leadership from Capella University. Her doctoral study is titled The Senior Human Resource Leader as a Strategic Business Partner: A Story of Voice (2008).
Dr. Laurie is a well-respected facilitator, consultant, and educator. She has over 25 years of combined leadership, consulting and teaching experience in both the public and corporate business sectors. She is an Associate Consultant with DEKRA specializing in the areas of designing, reinforcing, and coaching strong organizational safety cultures and safety leadership development across North America.
Dr. Laurie is also President and Principal Consultant with Maslak & Associates Inc. Focused on enhanced team development and alignment, as well as strategic HR consulting. Laurie received the Human Resource Association of Calgary – Award of Excellence in 2002 and 2009. She has previously taught at the University of Calgary, Royal Roads University and Mount Royal University and is a regular conference speaker locally and nationally.
To reach Dr. Laurie L. Maslak for information on consulting or doctoral coaching, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org