Action Academy

Here's your one-stop shop for on-demand courses that cater to your needs, from leadership to professional and everything in between. 

 

Listed below are available courses. Be sure to check this page often as more courses will be added. Click on any course below to learn more.

Happy learning!

Move from Ideas to Results

Are you struggling to achieve set goals in your career, business, or life in general? Or better still you have great ideas but don't know how to convert them into tangible results?

The gap between ideas and results is defined by the actions we take on a consistent basis
 

Price: CAD$32

This course is designed to help you:

 

1. Develop goals that have the potential to move you forward along your journey in life.
2. Use the 4Ps to set up a system that helps you achieve your goals
3. Differentiate between a 'wish' and a 'goal' and how you can make the mental shift required to achieve your desires.
4. Convert the great ideas you have to tangible results in your hands.

About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

 
 
Become a 360-Degree Manager

Did you recently get promoted to a Manager and you're wondering how to excel within your organization?

Or you've been in middle management for some time and you're looking to take your career to the next level?

The 'Become a  360-degree Manager' course was designed specifically for you

Price: CAD$32

 

Benefits:

1. Learn how to excel at the 'manager role' within your organization - moving beyond just your superior technical skills.
2. Understand how to effectively build relationships with your 360-degree interaction points at work.
3.. Learn how to transition from a manager to a leader and demonstrate your readiness for the next level!

 

About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

 
Remove All Career Doubts

Removing any career doubt is the first step in your journey to accelerate your career and this course is specifically designed to help you achieve that.

This course is module one of three modules that make up the Accelerate Your Career course. Dive right into the other modules to gain practical knowledge on how to take your career to the next level.

Price: CAD$27

 

Benefits:

  1. Remove any doubt regarding your current career

  2. Become certain of the right career path for you

  3. Leverage the talent and passion assessment to clarify and confirm your career path

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

 
Build your Unique Value Proposition

Everybody is unique. However, the ability to communicate your uniqueness in the workplace so that they can expressly see the value that you bring and therefore reward you accordingly with the opportunities is what makes the difference.

This course is designed to help you identify how you can convey your unique value proposition using the 3Cs - Career, Competence, and Character to your career advantage

Price: CAD$32

 

Benefits:

  1. Breakdown the ambiguity around the unique value proposition

  2. Identify what's makes you unique

  3. Take advantage of the 3Cs to accelerate your career

Build your Unique Value Proposition course is module two of the Accelerate Your Career course.

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.
 

 
Become the Five-Star Professional

Top talent is well-respected and valued by others in the organization because of what they ‘bring to the table’

-- they are 5-star career professionals.

 

This course will help you gain insight into the essential qualities required to help convey a sense of quality and delivery level as a professional.
 

Price: CAD$32

 

Benefits:

  1. Understand the 5 key areas required to stand out and accelerate your career 

  2. Gain an awareness of your current proficiency level in these 5 key areas and how you can develop yourself where required

  3. Understand why communication skills, people skills, and leadership skills are as important as your technical skills in accelerating your career.

Become the five-star professional course is module three of the Accelerate Your Career course.

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

 
Accelerate your career

Are you wondering if you’re in the right career? Or you don’t know how to change from your current career to a desired one?

 

Perhaps you simply don’t know how to distinguish yourself in your chosen career path or are uncertain of what the future holds for your current career.

 

​This course will provide answers to these questions and guide you on how to take your career up a notch.

Price: CAD$87

 

Benefits:

  1. Become certain of the career path you want to retire in

  2. Build a personal and compelling resume

  3. Become equipped with the top 5 skills for distinguishing yourself in your career:

  • Technical Skills

  • People Skills

  • Communication Skills

  • Leadership Skills

  • Personal effectiveness skills - time, priorities, values, energy

 

Modules:

Module 1: Remove all career doubts

Module 2: Build Your Unique Value Proposition (UVP)

Module 3: Become a 5-Star Professional

About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

 
Demystify Public Speaking

Being a good public speaker is something we all desire but most often than not, fear gets in the way of our ability to speak whether at work during team standups, giving a presentation to a potential client, or at a conference.

The Demystify public speaking course will help you get rid of the fear of speaking publicly.

Price: CAD$27

 

 

This course will help you:

  1. Realize that there is really no mystery about public speaking

  2. Understand the 2Ps that can help you improve your public speaking skills.

  3. Learn from a case study of one of the most prominent public speakers of our time.

  4. Identify the specific things you need to do to take your public speaking to the next level

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

Develop Your Unique Speaking Style

The objective of public speaking is to communicate
effectively with your audience and make them connect with your message.

The key ingredients to achieving this include understanding the fundamental skills of public speaking and making them your own.

This course will teach you how to find your own unique speaking prowess.

Price: CAD$27

 

 

This course will help you:

  1. Understand the technique of how you can better influence your audience to take the action you desire.

  2. Learn the "3-2-1 speaker technique" and how this will help you develop your unique style to speak confidently.

  3. Better understand how to structure your presentation or public speaking opportunity using the analogy of the airplane taking off, flying, and landing.

  4. Learn the secret to effectively telling stories in a corporate environment and more!

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

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Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.

Polish Your Speaking Style

Communicating ideas effectively comes with a confident public speaking style.

 

If you're looking to brush up your speaking or continuously improve your public speaking skills, you're in the right place.

Price: CAD$27

 

 

This course will help you:

 

1, Discover what you need to do to keep improving your public speaking skills.

2. See how each alphabet in the word 'POLISH' can help improve your public speaking skills.

3. Understand better what you need to move from a good/average public speaker to a great one

4. Understand how public speaking can accelerate your progress in your career or business.

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About the instructor

Tom has been involved in the human capital development space for over 20 years working both with the big-4' consulting firms such as Deloitte, KPMG and working as an HR leader within organizations across 3 continents.

 

This unique blend of being an external consultant and an internal HR transformational leader has furnished Tom
with leading talent management principles and practices required for having an outstanding career.

Profile Pic.jpg

Fun fact: It might interest you to know that Tom started his professional career as a Pharmacist.