Fred Jacques is a leadership educator and organizational consultant with over twenty five years of experience in both the public and the private sectors. His consulting practice focuses on leadership development, executive coaching and change management with clients across Canada, and was launched following a successful career as an internal consultant and human resources manager for several large organizations. He has designed and delivered leadership development programs that incorporate best practices in seminar-style instruction, experiential exercises, 360-degree feedback and individualized coaching. Fred has also recently designed and delivered programs on emotional intelligence, conflict resolution, effective inter-personal communication, team-building, and all facets of leadership development from the individual to the executive level.
Fred has a Ph.D. in Organizational Behaviour from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary, and an M.A. in Applied Behavioural Sciences from the Leadership Institute of Seattle at City University. Fred teaches in Executive Development Programs at the University of Calgary and the University of Alberta, and was on the faculty at the Banff Centre for Leadership. He is an Associate Faculty Member in the M.A. in Leadership Program at Royal Roads University in Victoria, B.C. Fred is a Certified Human Resources Professional and accredited in the use of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the EQ in Action Profile.