April 4, 2006
Conference keynote speaker Dr. J.P. Pawliw-Fry of the
of Management says Emotional Intelligence is key to leadership
The conference will feature numerous speakers and workshops on how to integrate Character Community principles of excellence and ethics in everyday living.
“York Region has become a model Character Community in every way imaginable,” said York Regional Chair and CEO Bill Fisch. “Character has become a mantra in many workplaces, schools and neighbourhoods all across our Region.”
“It is remarkable how so many people and organizations in York Region have embraced the notion of Character Community,” added Town of
The Character Community Vision Statement is as follows: In York Region, people recognize and promote the importance of good character. They treat others as they would like to be treated, show respect, are accountable, fair, honest and courageous, have empathy, persevere, show initiative and act with integrity.
The conference will feature a dinner keynote address offered by Dr. J.P. Pawliw-Fry, President and Co-founder of the
Angus Glen Golf and Country Club is located at
Conference registration and fee information for the public, as well as on York Region’s Character Community initiative, can be found at www.charactercommunity.com
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