Practical, Inspiring Training.

Your organization wants engaged, inspired employees. Your employees want the tools and confidence they need to shine. Melissa's training programs will take you there.

When you’re looking for practical and inspiring training for your group, contact Melissa. She’ll be happy to custom-design workshops and presentations for you on topics such as career management, business skills, leadership, women in business, and sustainability.

Melissa Creede (P.Eng, CPCC) founded Sapis Insight to enable individuals and organizations to activate their full potential. Melissa is known for being direct and clear, and she asks powerful questions to achieve clarity, learning, and action. Drawing on her own successful career strategy, her background as an effective group facilitator, and her experience as a coach and mentor, she balances the needs of the group with the journey of each individual participant.

Here is a small sample of the training programs that Melissa can deliver for you. She’d be happy to talk with you further to discuss customizing a workshop or presentation for the unique needs of your group.

Imagining, Designing, and Charting a Path to a Meaningful Career

  • Create a Vision of a Fabulous Career
  • Design Your Best Career from Your Values and Strengths
  • Develop Your Career Within Your Organization
  • Where Will You Be in Five Years: Finding Your Sweet Spot
  • Career, Leadership, Lifestyle: Finding Your Sweet Spot
  • Work/Life Balance: Easier Than You Think
  • Take Charge of Your Career in Times of Change
  • Improve Your Resume: Build from Your Strengths to Get the Results You Want

“Thank you for your wonderful session. It was very useful to get some advice on more than just the job search process: doing a personal inventory and discovering one’s values, strengths/weaknesses, and interests can help one discover the right career fit.”
– Daniel, Government

Skills to Succeed in Business

  • Demystifying Networking: What Comes After Hello
  • How to Set Goals to Succeed
  • How to Get the Most Out of Your Manager
  • Design Your Career Trajectory – Moving Between Organizations
  • Design Your Career Trajectory – Moving Within Your Organization
  • Fast-track Your Way to Your Next Promotion
  • Find Meaning in Your Work
  • Develop Your Personal Brand– It’s Essential in Today’s Workplace
  • Intergenerational Communication: Leveraging Generational Styles and Preferences
  • Communicate for Results in the Workplace
  • Running Your Own Business – a How-To

“I have attended many career advice seminars … but yours is by far the most practical and presented the most approachable strategy. I now feel encouraged and less daunted in crafting a rewarding future!”
– Jennifer, Health Canada

Leadership

  • Leadership: Leading from Your Strengths
  • Lead Through Transitions
  • Become Tomorrow’s Leader Today

“Melissa’s approach got me excited and inspired to participate more.”
– J. Cartwright

For Women in Business

  • It’s a Girl’s World: Creating Positive Environments for Women in the Workplace
  • Women in Leadership
  • Women’s Networking
  • Special sessions designed for specific events, e.g. for International Women’s Day (March 8), Women’s History Month (March)

The Environment and the Workplace

  • Turn Over a New Leaf: Tips & Tricks for Going Green
  • Special sessions designed for specific events, e.g. World Water Day (March 22), Earth Day (April 22) and Earth Month (April), Canadian Environment Week (June), International Day of Action on Climate Change (Fall), Bike-to-Work Week, and many more.

Melissa is happy to custom-design workshops and presentations for you on topics such as career management, business skills, leadership, women in business, and sustainability. Contact Melissa when you’re looking for practical and inspiring training for your group.

"I have attended many career advice seminars ... but yours is by far the most practical and presented the most approachable strategy. I now feel encouraged and less daunted in crafting a rewarding future!"

Jennifer,
Health Canada