About Us

We help leaders learn how to  run more productive meetings.

What We Believe

We help leaders learn how to have better meetings.

We do this because we believe that great meetings are the building blocks of great organizations.

When you build a great organization, then you can serve your customers and your community at the highest possible level.

So, if you want help to build highly productive and profitable meetings, then we look forward to hearing from you!

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Our Process

Click below to learn about our proven 4-step process that we take each client through.

The first step is to talk with you so we can learn about where you are, how you got there, and most importantly, where you want to go.

Once we understand where you are and where you want to go, we’ll work with you to build an action plan.

We help you and your team take action by delivering the solution that you’ve chosen.

Changing meeting culture is tough but worthwhile. That’s why we build in a follow-up process to ensure that you and your team are accountable and actually applying what you’ve learned.

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Our Services

We provide custom communication improvement solutions for corporate leadership teams, conferences, associations and more.

Click below to learn more about our unique offerings.

Training is only worthwhile if it gets applied. That’s why we work with you before during and after the training. Before we teach, we talk with key people in your organization to truly understand why you need this training. Next, we deliver a practical training solution that you can apply immediately. Afterwards, we follow up to ensure that you’re taking action by applying what you’ve learned. Our proven training solutions include:

  • In-Person Workshops
  • Online Workshops
  • Executive Training
  • Customized Training
  • Keynote Speaking

Need a professional facilitator for your next meeting? Gord Sheppard has run or participated in more than 2000 meetings over his 25 year career. He will work with you before, during and after to make sure that you get the most out of your most important meetings. Gord has successfully worked across sectors to facilitate a variety of meetings including:

  • Board meetings
  • Conflict resolution meetings
  • Strategy development meetings
  • Innovation meetings
  • Executive meetings
  • Community meetings and more

Gordon Sheppard is a practical and entertaining speaker who can make an audience laugh while delivering solid meeting improvement tools and tips that your audience can apply immediately. Having facilitated, run & participated in more than 2000 meetings, Gord has seen it all!

With more than 25 years of Strategic Management, Facilitation, Communications, and Marketing experience, combined with a ‘straight-forward’ approach to helping people to reach their goals, Gord knows what it takes to help your audience take action so they can make their next meeting more productive and profitable!

So if you’re looking for the right balance of entertainment and high-impact information, then Gord is the right choice for your event.

Ready to take your organization to the next level? After we get your meetings on track you can work directly with Gordon Sheppard to improve your entire organization. Gord has worked with senior leaders across sectors to help them make more effective decisions. He does this by combining more than 25 years of work experience with a  Masters Degree in Business and Prosci Change Management Certification to deliver a practical approach that will help you discover and prioritize the options you need to help your organization prosper.

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Gordon Sheppard

CEO & Founder

Gordon Sheppard is on a mission to help you have outstanding meetings that move your organization forward.

With Gord, you can say goodbye to unproductive meetings and say hello to energized meetings with real conversations that build profitability!

During his 25 years of work experience, Gord has facilitated, run and participated in more than 2000 meetings!

He is a Professional Speaker, Meeting Facilitator, Consultant and Trainer who combines a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a Bachelor’s Degree in Drama, and Prosci Change Management Certification, to deliver a unique, people-centred approach that will help you make your next meeting more productive and profitable.

Gord is the Author of the ‘Meeting Leadership Solution’ which offers a proven 10-step system that will help you take action and turn your meetings into a competitive advantage.

Gord has worked successfully with CEOs, Executives, Managers, Employees, Students and Volunteers across all sectors.

You can hire Gord to facilitate meetings, help you build your organization strategy, do leadership development, coach your team, speak at your event, or do a customized meeting improvement workshop and more.

Gord is also a proud husband, father, brother and dog-walker. He also loves hockey, tennis, playing guitar, mentoring and volunteering for worthy causes like Rotary International.

If you’d like to learn more about how Gord is changing the world, one meeting at a time, then get in touch at gord@meetingleadershipinc.com

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Our Clients

Our clients understand that by improving the way they communicate with each other that they can then positively transform their organizations.

Our clients include motivated leaders who want to drive accountability and productivity throughout their organizations. We also help people who have undergone a ‘title change’ and who are now leading teams that need to have productive meetings. We also help clients learn how to take control of how they educate each other and their customer.

We work with a variety of organizations across sectors including; Corporations; Small Businesses; Associations; Non-Profits; Institutions; Governments and more.

Our approach has been put into action by thousands of leaders around the world and we welcome the opportunity to help you take action too.

What People Are Saying About Us

“Working with Gord radically changed how I view my business and these changes are already leading to new growth for my company."
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Alex Armstrong
Business Owner - Three Tall Women
“Gord has an uncanny gift of being able to read individuals and situations, while bringing out their best in a very short amount of time. He helped us to produce great results that are truly actionable.”
Cynthia Annett
Board Chair - Special Olympics Edmonton
“Our entire team of 8 thoroughly enjoyed working with Gord. He efficiently brought to our team clear and helpful ways to navigate meetings, a SWOT analysis and the start of a strategic plan. He has an excellent “read” on people and their roles and brings a multitude of ideas on how to access information and support from community sources. Well worth the time and money.”
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Rosemary McMahon
Program Manager - Edmonton Catholic School Board LINC
“If you would like to engage your staff or students in an interactive session, contact Gord Sheppard. Gord will share valuable information and strategies to make your meetings worthwhile, productive and engaging.”
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Marg Ralston
Manager, Student Leadership Development and Community Engagement – MaceEwan University
“Within an hour, Gord had helped us formulate a plan that would take The Rainbow Society of Alberta to a new level by embracing and re-engaging our Board of Directors as well as our existing sponsors and donors.”
Craig Hawkins
Craig Hawkins
Executive Director - The Rainbow Society of Alberta

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