Critical Thinking and Influential Leadership will be personally conducted by Paul A. Douglas, an internationally acclaimed speaker and consultant to scores of major corporations, universities and governments. Dr. Douglas’ primary expertise is leadership, influence and critical thinking. He has written over a dozen books, including Critical Thinking and Influential Leadership and Critical Thinking and Decision-Making for Administrative Professionals. He is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Alberta, where he taught in the Faculty of Business. He also has a doctorate (Ph.D.) in business administration, with a specialty in organizational theory and behavior. Most importantly, the insights and practical techniques he presents come from the real world. Immediately you will feel at ease with Paul; he communicates with wit, warmth and enthusiasm.