Appreciative Leadership



Introduction & Background

Using positive approaches to create results and a strong team

Appreciative Leadership is the capacity to mobilize creative potential and turn it into positive power—to set in motion positive ripples of confidence, energy, enthusiasm, and performance.

This course will explore the five strategies of the Appreciative Leadership Model and how a leader can fully engage their team through powerful, positive questions and strengths-focused leadership practices. Participants will engage in practical and interactive activities to experience the mental shift involved in an “appreciative flip” and try out actionable tools to strengthen their leadership. 

  • Key Learning Objectives
    • Learn how to turn creative potential into positive power
    • Learn about cutting-edge research and the mind shifts occurring in workplaces
    • Gain practical tools to put into action at individual, one-on-one, and team levels
    • Explore appreciative practices that provide space for individuals and teams to transform their work


Program Fees

$595 plus GST

Includes course tuition, all teaching materials, meals and refreshments.

Registration Deadline

To Be Announced

Course Planner

For more information, contact

Golsa Kafili

Program Coordinator


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Instructor Profile

DoloresDolores Wollbaum, BA, MA

Dolores is a Leadership Development Specialist, Consultant and Facilitator with over 10 years of experience working with a diverse clientele in varying industries. She is interactive, inspiring, and passionate about cultural diversity and inclusion. Dolores specializes in workplace communication skills, leadership development, systems thinking, and strengths-based approaches to create high-performing workplaces.

Dolores holds a Masters in Leadership (MA) from Royal Roads University and is a Certified Facilitator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI).   


University of Saskatchewan's liability is limited to reimbursement of paid tuition fees.

Cancellations received in writing at least 5 days in advance of the course start date will receive a full refund. Written cancellations received less than 5 days prior to the course will be subject to a $100 administration fee. Non-attendance will incur full course tuition cost. Non-attendance does not constitute notice of withdrawal.

Fees subject to change without notice.

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