Yearly Archives: 2010

ACP International

Welcome, members of Association of Career Professional International Career Buzz shows focused on topics of interest for ACP International members, and related documents are posted on this page. Friday, February 11, 2011 or click here to download Guests: Jean Erickson Walker and Bill Pitcher Global Ambassadors scour the global marketplace for career trends and best [...]

December 31st, 2010|0 Comments

Announcing Career Explorer Blog on Verge Magazine

Click this link to go to the Career Explorer Blog at Travel as career development? Absolutely. Just ask fund manager, David Creighton. Wednesday, 22 December, 2010 “Business is an extension of my hobby,” says Montreal native, David Creighton whose passion for travel ultimately led to his present role as founder, president and CEO of Cordiant Capital—a fund management [...]

December 30th, 2010|0 Comments

Farmer raises eyebrows — and energy. Games maker set out to help animals.

Farmer raises eyebrows — and energy. Games make just wanted to help animals December 24, 2010 Or click here Now that Gordon Chinnick has decided to become a farmer, he tells people, “I’m raising eyebrows.” Gordon’s first career is in engineering in automotive and medical devices. Now he’s running a working  farm where he produces [...]

December 24th, 2010|0 Comments

Cirque de soleil acrobat becomes family doc. Soprano gets second chance.

Family doc was chef and circus performer. Soprano proves it’s never too late. December 10, 2011 Click the link below to listen or here to listen and download Renee Barda abandoned a promising opera singing career in her twenties — because her husband and his aristrocratic family opposed it — only to return to that [...]

December 10th, 2010|0 Comments

Running across the desert for the communications industry.

Advertising, PR, media, publishing–careers & career help & running across deserts for the charity that supports the communications industry. November 5, 2011 Or click here to listen: Part 1: Part 2: Or click here to download: Part 1 and Part 2 What do you do if you’re facing personal, career or family challenges? If you’re [...]

November 5th, 2010|0 Comments

Healing the Corporate World. Fall Membership Drive.

October 22, 2010 Maria Gamb is author of Healing the Corporate World: How Value-Based Leadership Transforms Business from the Inside Out. She spent more than 20 years directing and managing successful businesses included Macy’s, Geoffrey Beene, Liz Claiborne, and Polo-Ralph Lauren in roles such as Designer, Product Manager and Director. But she was not respecting who [...]

October 22nd, 2010|0 Comments

Sweden and France

Sweden: career and life coaching widespread in organizations. France: emergent vs clearly defined careers. October 8, 2010 Download episode Stockholm-based psychologist, Per-Olof Eriksson was contacted by Swedish telecom giant Ericsson, in 1997, and asked to work with them to adapt and implement a life and career coaching program originally offered by the Swedish tax authority.  [...]

October 8th, 2010|0 Comments

Human Cannonball. Using an English degree. Art saved my life.

September 24, 2010 Download episode Nick Frühling is a graphic designer, media maker, and I.T. artist living and working in Richmond, BC.  Nick works in the Graphic Design program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University by day, and runs his freelance design business by night. Nick is passionate about creativity and big ideas, which he manifested in [...]

September 23rd, 2010|0 Comments

Beautiful Women Project

September 10, 2010 Download episode Using her art to start a discussion and then continuing the conversation from the podium, Cheryl-Ann Webster is best known for her creation of the Beautiful Women Project.  A touring art exhibition, most recently at the CNE, of 120 life size clay sculptures of real women aged 19-91, each one is decorated to reflect [...]

September 10th, 2010|0 Comments