An experienced manager, trainer, and trainer of leaders, Linton Sellen has won awards for his leadership, his presentation skills, and his training ability. He received his post- secondary education from the Faculty of Management and the Faculty of Law at the University of Manitoba. He was selected to represent the Faculty of Law in national moot court competition, receiving the highest individual score on the undefeated U of M team.
After receiving his Call to the Bar, he joined Canada’s Air Force. Linton demonstrated his ability as a leader by finishing 1st out of 110 on the demanding thirteen week officers’ leadership course, as selected by both his peers and his superiors. He earned his commission as an officer, his pilot wings, and the highest instructional category available. He was put in charge of training and evaluating other Air Force supervisors and instructors, and authored the manual for their use. As the head of pilot training at an operational squadron, he was responsible for teaching crew commanders how to lead their teams on operational missions. Linton has acquired years of first hand practical experience as a manager, coach, leader, and leadership consultant.
For the last 18 years, Linton has conducted on-sight and classroom training of managers and supervisors and provided leadership consultation to businesses and other organizations through the company Training Plus. He is noted for his unique, original, yet practical insights into leadership. He specializes in the area of leadership development and has developed the Workplace Leader Course to address the issues faced by the leader in the modern workplace. The training has earned rave reviews from leaders in organizations across Canada.
Session 1: Authority is Not a Four Letter Word
Session 2: Myth of Motivation