At Beacon North Strategies, we offer a range of training and workshop options that can be tailored to your team's specific public affairs needs, whether virtual or in-person and individual or group sessions.
Individuals from across the globe attend our sessions and include public affairs professionals, entrepreneurs and business leaders from diverse sectors. u affairs landscape through targeted training and individualized guidance. Our commitment ensures that every participant has the skills and confidence essential for effective advocacy and influence, regardless of their professional background and sector.
Introduction to Advocacy Starting Your Journey
This training explores the ways in which individuals, communities, and companies can make their voices heard and effect change on issues they care about. This event is designed to provide attendees with a foundation for becoming effective advocates.
Government Relations 101
This session is perfect for anyone looking to improve their understanding of government relations. We'll cover best practices for developing and implementing a government relations strategy, political monitoring, building effective relationships with government officials, and more. Don't miss out on essential tips and tricks to succeed in the field.
Meeting Mastery: Mastering the Art of Strategic Meetings from Planning to Follow-Up
In this training session, we'll provide practical tips for planning and executing successful meetings, from setting objectives to following up with attendees and everything in between. Attendees will come away from this training session with the tools they need to master the art of strategic meetings and achieve their objectives.
Meeting Magic: Achieving Your Objectives in Every Meeting!
In this training session, we'll provide practical tips for executing successful meetings that achieve your objectives. Attendees will come away from this training session with the tools they need to host meetings that get results. This training is part of the Meeting Mastery training, Meeting Magic isolates executing a strategic meeting and does not incorporate the entire process from conception to follow-up that is included in Meeting Mastery.
The Campaigner's Playbook: Mastering Advocacy through Strategic Campaigning
In this session, we'll explore how to develop and execute a successful government relations campaign. Attendees will come away from this training session with a deep understanding of the strategies and tactics needed to achieve their policy goals.
Unlocking the Power of Chat GPT and AI for Public Affairs
This event is designed to help public affairs professionals understand the power of artificial intelligence (AI) and Chat GPT. It covers the basics of AI and Chat GPT, their role in public affairs, and best practices for implementation. By the end of the event, attendees will have gained practical tools for how AI and Chat GPT can improve their work in public affairs.
Lobby Like a Pro: Plan and Execute a Successful Lobby Day
In this training session, we'll provide practical tips for planning and executing a successful advocacy day. Attendees will learn how to effectively request and secure meetings, properly prepare and brief stakeholders, manage logistics, and follow up after the event to strengthen relationships.
Raising Your Voice: How to Speak Up and Make a Difference
In this session, we'll provide practical tips for speaking up and making a difference on the issues you care about. Attendees will come away from this training session feeling empowered that their voice matters and they can make a change, as well as tips to get you started to effect change.
Speak Up, Stand Out: The Art of Persuasive Public Speaking in Public Affairs
In this event, you'll learn how to structure your thoughts, convey your message with clarity, and connect with your audience. Whether you're a seasoned public affairs professional or just starting out, this session will help you become a more confident and effective communicator.
Mastering Networking: From Small Talk to Meaningful Connections
Learn how to turn small talk into meaningful connections and build your professional network. This course will teach you essential skills for networking with confidence and purpose.
Digital Networking: Beyond Business Cards
In today's digital age, networking goes beyond exchanging business cards. This course will teach you how to effectively network online and use digital tools to build meaningful professional relationships.
Not seeing what you need?
If you don't see a training that suits your needs, don't hesitate to reach out to us, as we may be able to create something just for you. You can reach us here.
- Brittany Mathison,
Senior Advisor, Media Relations, Mental Health Commission of Canada
“Stephanie’s course on AI gave me tangible tools to use both in my work but also in my day-to-day life. She provided thoughtful answers to some really difficult questions, and I really appreciated how applicable the course was. I am still using what she taught me almost daily!”
At Beacon North Strategies, we believe that training and professional development are essential to success in the public affairs field. We're committed to providing our clients with the tools they need to succeed, and our training and workshop options are a key part of that commitment.