One of the Ottawa Sport Council’s most well-received initiatives has been its webinars. With topics such as sponsorship and volunteer management, our comprehensive library of free learning materials has empowered community sport leaders to maintain efficient sport programs, launch new initiatives and receive guidance from like-minded peers.
We are excited to announce that registration for our 2018 spring webinar series is now OPEN.
Hosted by the Ottawa Sport Council, this series has been created based on feedback from local sport organizations. The webinars provide an opportunity to increase your knowledge in areas such as financial management, using sport for development and strategic planning.
Join us at NOON on the following dates to learn from experts in their fields:
March 21, 2018– Topic: Financial Management Best Practices for Community Sport Organizations; Speaker: Christa Casey, Welch LLP
Join us for a discussion on financial management best practices for community sport organizations including financial statement fundamentals, items of importance for Board Members, and recommended internal controls and processes.
April 18, 2018– Topic: Sport for Development- Using Sport to Address Community Issues; Speaker: Bob Elliott
For many years sport has unintentionally helped to address social issues in Canada. Over the past 10 years or so forward thinking sport organizers have started develop and carry out programs that intentionally use sport for a number of social objectives. This webinar will discuss the rationale for and provide examples of how programs across Canada can address community issues.
May 16, 2018 – Topic: From Vision to Action, Creating your Strategic Blueprint for Success; Speaker: Julien LeBlanc, Blueprint Management Consultants
Join us to learn about the methodology of the strategic process and how to design a robust plan that has a vision, strategies, actions and tactics with accountability. Julien will discuss four critical aspects of the strategic planning process:
- Start with why – Your vision and rally cry matters!
- Going from the what is to the what could be – Analysis
- When you say yes, what are you saying no too – Prioritization
- Rallying the troops – Communication and Accountability
TO REGISTER FOR THE ENTIRE SERIES: Ottawa Sport Council Spring 2018 Webinar Series
Please note: Registration is Required