July 2019
ICPM NewsBriefs
ICPM news updates for July
Learning at the Ballgame: Three Skills for Managerial Success

As another exciting baseball season nears its conclusion, we couldn’t help but notice that there are many lessons from baseball that easily translate to business success. During the game, managers display their leadership styles. Successful managers often are transparent, open,  authentic, and serve as positive role models who lead by example. We see how they connect, inspire, influence, motivate, and improve people’s performance. Their technical, conceptual, and interpersonal skills are evident. Understanding and implementing these skills allows us to practice, prepare, and handle various situations in the business environment...

Are you a CM? Obtain the C.Mgr. designation in Canada!​
The Institute of Certified Professional Managers (ICPM) and the Canadian Institute of Management (CIM) have signed a reciprocity agreement whereby Certified Managers who meet certain conditions may receive the Chartered Manager (C.Mgr.) designation by joining the CIM.

Benefits of being a Chartered Manager

  • Gaining additional international credibility
  • Adding value to your organization
  • Committing to highest level ethical behavior and integrity
  • Developing greater self-awareness
  • Standing out in the job market and developing your career
Upcoming Dinner & Learn Professional Development Sessions 
Dinner & Learn Session 5 
Thursday, July 25, 2019 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM ET
Topics covered in this webinar session include:
  • Leadership Skills/Emotional Intelligence/Leadership Styles/Leaders & Followers
  • Recognizing Problems/Systematic Problem Solving/Ethics/Decision-Making Tools/Creativity
Dinner & Learn Session 6 
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM ET

Topics covered in this webinar session include:

  • Importance of Accounting/The Accounting Cycle/Key Financial Statements

  • The Control Function/Defining Standards/Control Process/Quality Management/Resistance to Controls

Now is your chance to knock out your professional development units for recertification with the help of The Center for Professional Training and Development. Click the red button below to register!
Educate yourself with a variety of management articles
by Nihar Chhaya / July 25, 2019
by Paul J. Zak / July 18, 2019
Institute of Certified Professonal Managers