Workshops and Keynote Presentations To Learn, Motivate and Engage


Planning a conference, corporate event or other large gathering?


Frank Newman has been speaking to businesses for over 30 years, sharing his expertise in Human Resources and People Leadership providing workshops and keynote presentations.


University of Toronto Workshops and Keynote PresentationsA firm believer in the concept of “edutainment”, his presentations are both educational and entertaining as he shares his real life business experiences to create numerous “ah ha” moments for his audiences.


Providing practical tips and insights from his work with Fortune 500 Companies as well as small independent businesses, his audiences always leave the room with action plans to improve performance and an understanding of best people practices.


If you’re looking for a guest speaker for your business, professional association, industry group or community organization, feel free to give us a call. We’d be pleased to discuss your needs and can create  a customized presentation to suit your audience and timeline. You can also access our latest catalogue of presentations and workshops on our website.





Presentation Tip – What are the Six Most Powerful Words to immediately engage an audience?

Answer:  Let me tell you a story…


Use the following link to contact Frank and his team to book him for your next conference or event.




Presentations & Workshops

Topic Beneficiaries Benefits & Learning Objectives Format Suggested Time
People Health Audit Owners, CFOs, Senior Managers responsible for HR, HR Managers A full assessment and checklist of HR processes, designed to build in best practices Breakfast talk or full length workshop 45 minutes to 4 hours
HR for Start-Up Companies Owners of Start-Up Companies All the info you need to create a strong people culture in your new company, including recruiting and government compliance Workshop, with optional 1:1 coaching sessions 4 -6 hours
The Best 10 Minutes in your Day Owners, Senior Managers, HR Managers If you only had 10 minutes a day to spend on your people, what would you do?  Learn about Engagement and the 5 C’s of great leaders Breakfast talk or full length workshop 45 minutes to 4 hours
Recruiting for Results Owners, senior managers or staff responsible for recruiting Tips and best practices for recruiting – a full process review Breakfast talk or full length workshop 45 minutes to 4 hours
HR – Inside Out – A fresh look at recruiting from an HR perspective Owners, senior managers or staff responsible for recruiting A light-hearted look at the joys and heartbreak of recruiting – many best practice tips on strategy Breakfast talk 30 minutes
Communication for Project Managers Senior leaders, project managers Increase your communications skill to enable projects to run smoothly Breakfast talk or full length workshop 45 minutes to 4 hours
Developing Your Business Culture Business Owners Develop your corporate values and behaviours as a foundation for your business practices and people culture Workshop 4 – 6 hours
Finding your ideal job Job Seekers How to do a job search effectively to save effort and mental anguish Workshop 6 – 8 hours


Additional presentations and workshops can be developed and customized based on your requirements.


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Please feel free to contact us to explore potential opportunities. Thanks!




Presentations to HR & Professional Associations


  • Southern Ontario Defence Association – HR Inside Out – Recruiting Tips


  • Kitchener/Waterloo Chamber of Commerce – HR for Start-Up Companies


  • Guelph Chamber of Commerce – People Health Check


  • Technoplanet Conference – Recruitment Trends


  • University of Toronto, School of Continuing Education – Communications for Project Managers


  • Canadian Institute – Temporary Workforce Management


  • com Global Conference – Leadership Development in a Multicultural, Multinational and Multigenerational World


  • Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, MBA Class – Organization Transformation


  • ACCIS – Leveraging the Potential of New Immigrants to Canada


  • Canadian Compensation Association – Contract Staff Management


  • Ecology of Working Life Conference – Contingent Work Force Planning




Governance & Community Engagement Experience


  • St Joseph’s Church, Guelph, Volunteer Teacher


  • Corporate United Way Campaigns, various roles including Campaign Chairman


  • Hales Barton Neighbourhood Association, Communications Director


  • York Condominium Board #63 Board of Directors