fgt Sonar Leadership: The Essential Leadership Training for Today’s Workplaces

October 13, 2016

Accent Inn, Burnaby, BC


This powerful 1-day leadership workshop provides rising stars and seasoned leaders with essential skills needed for success in today’s fast moving and ever changing workplaces. Full of powerful learning, participants will leave with an effective and professional toolkit, equipping them to be successful leaders, make a significant difference for those around them and achieve outstanding results in their organizations.


SONAR Leadership teaches potent concepts of communication and dialogue – demonstrating to participants, regardless

of their organizational level, the importance of connecting with those with whom they work and really listening to what they



ASTTBC members attend at the reduced price of $285. More information

 cbc The Better Workplace Conference – ASTTBC Members Save $400

October 25-26, 2016

Vancouver Convention Center, Vancouver BC


Join ASTTBC, corporate culture champions, and leaders from across the country for the 20th anniversary celebration of The Better Workplace Conference.

The Better Workplace Conference is the premier forum to enact workplace transformation. You will hear about transformation strategies that will inspire you, change the way you and your organization work and address the mental and physical well-being of employees.   Healthy, happy employees means better work and better work means a productive workforce.

This year’s list of keynote speakers include:

  • Deborah Connors – President, Well Advised Consulting,Founder, The Better Workplace Conference
  • Séan McCann – Mental Health Advocate, Acclaimed Solo Musician, Founding Member, Great Big Sea
  • Rick Hansen – Chief Executive Officer, Rick Hansen Foundation
  • Mary-Lou MacDonald – Director, Workplace Health, Wellness and Safety Research, The Conference Board of Canada

As an ASTTBC member, SAVE$400 (30%) on your registration fee by quoting promo code PRM9. (Please note that this rate applies to non-registered delegates only).  TO REGISTER If you have any questions about the conference or registration, please contact Emily Hayward at or call 613-526-3090 ext. 393.




 pne FRIGHT NIGHTS AT PLAYLAND October 7 to 31, 2016

Save up to $10 on admission!

Fright Nights possesses Playland and features 7 haunted houses, 15 rides and 2 thrilling live shows.

THE STANLEY PARK HALLOWEEN TRAIN October 8 to 31, 2016 Save up to $3 on select dates Stanley Park

When you use your Online Ticket Program codes for train rides between October 8 & 20 you can save up to $3! Remember to enter your code in the Promo Code box above the calendar. The Day of the Dead is approaching quickly! Let’s gather with friends and family to remember our loved ones and celebrate this festival of life. Be serenaded by a mariachi band of cockroaches, ride the train through the tunnel of flames with the Aztec Lord and Lady of Death, and picnic with us in a gorgeous graveyard where friendly souls return to dance with a twelve foot skeleton.

DISNEY ON ICE – WORLDS OF ENCHANTMENT November 23 to 27, 2016 Save up to $5 on select shows Pacific Coliseum

Enter the dazzling world of Disney magic LIVE ON ICE! Rev up for non-stop fun with four of your favorite Disney stories at Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment. Thrill to high-speed stunts as Lightning McQueen and the crew of Disney•Pixar’s Cars race across the ice! Dive into adventure with Ariel and The Little Mermaid’s undersea kingdom. The toys are back in town with heroic action when Buzz, Woody, Jessie and the Disney•Pixar Toy Story gang escape Sunnyside Daycare in their most daring adventure! Plus, enter the wintery world of Arendelle with sisters Anna and Elsa and pals Olaf and Kristoff from Disney’s Frozen as they learn that true love comes from within. Get warmed up for the show and be your best with exclusive moves taught by the mouse that started it all at Mickey’s Dance-Along Pre-Show. From wheels to waves, icy wonderlands to infinity and beyond, your family’s favorite Disney moments come to life at Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment. 

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL – TORUK December 14 – 18, 2016 Save up to $20 on select tickets Pacific Coliseum

Inspired by James Cameron’s Avatar, Cirque du Soleil transports you to the world of Pandora in a visually stunning live setting. Experience a storytelling odyssey through a new world of imagination, discovery and possibility. Group Sales tickets are available on the following dates:

  • December 14 (Wednesday): 7:30pm
  • December 15 (Thursday): 7:30pm
  • December 16 (Friday): 3:30pm & 7:30pm
  • December 17 (Saturday): 4:00pm & 8:00pm
  • December 18 (Sunday): 1:00pm & 5:00pm

To purchase tickets for you, family and friends at ASTTBC group member prices


February 7-12, 2017

Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver BC

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, KINKY BOOTS takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.  Charlie Price is struggling to live up to his father’s expectations and continue the family business of Price & Son. With the factory’s future hanging in the balance, help arrives in the unlikely but spectacular form of Lola, a fabulous performer in need of some sturdy new stilettos.

Save 25% off select performances (excluding Saturday eve) until October 28, 2016, at that time your online offer will automatically switch to 15% off select performances (excluding Saturday eve) until November 25.  Your link will once again be updated November 26 automatically to 10% off select performances (excluding Saturday eve).

To purchase tickets. Password – VANCOUVER





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