Yearly Archives: 2011

/2011

Becoming Empowered in your Career and Life Choices

for anyone asking ‘What now?’ or ‘How do I get there?’ PROGRAM RESULTS How participants in the program benefit: DISCOVER what you’re really excited about and make choices aligned with what really matters TAKE SERIOUSLY your desire for purpose and meaning, and become inspired in your own life and career GENERATE POSSIBILITIES and uncover buried ideas [...]

September 24th, 2011|0 Comments

Enriching Lives and Careers Trip to Nicaragua, 2012

Enriching Lives and Careers Trip to Nicaragua, 2012 Eight days starting February 23 Join us for a free, informal info meeting, with pictures, Central American food, Q&A, meet the leaders... WHEN: Tues. Oct. 4, 5.30-7 pm WHERE: Bella Managua Restaurant, 872 Bloor St. W, at Ossington, Toronto HOSTS: Mark Franklin of CareerCycles, with Gonzalo Duarte and [...]

September 23rd, 2011|0 Comments

Psychology of wellbeing. Acing Career Fairs. Career Buzz moves to Wed. 11am.

Sept. 14, 2011 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/CB-2011-09-14.mp3 Click to listen or download Jeremy McCarthy parlayed an early-career lifeguarding gig into a career he loves in spa management. He’s Director, Global Spa Development and Operations with Starwood Hotels, which includes well known hotel brands Sheraton and Westin. Jeremy also blogs at psychologyofwellbeing.com Jeremy recently completed a Master degree in Applied [...]

September 13th, 2011|0 Comments

Adventures in Career Development

Adventures in Career Development. How to advance in your career-Environics/CERIC survey. Sept. 9, 2011 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/CB-2011-09-09.mp3 Click to listen or Download Tristram Hooley is a UK based career expert and insightful blogger at Adventures in Career Development. He's Head of International Centre for Guidance Studies at University of Derby in the UK, where he develops career-related research and education. [...]

September 9th, 2011|0 Comments

It's September and you're asking, 'What can I do with what I’ve already got?' Don’t re-invent yourself. Redeploy!

Come September many people consider career and life changes. But it’s scary to feel you have to “re-invent” yourself. You don’t! You already have strengths and demonstrated interests that you can redeploy into a better or more satisfying career. Wouldn’t it be so much of a relief to identify great new career possibilities building on what [...]

September 4th, 2011|0 Comments

Telling our stories shapes our identity

Sept. 2, 2011 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/CB-2011-08-26.mp3 Click here to listen or download -- Executive Director of Centre for Narrative Coaching I invite you to tune into a fascinating Career Buzz interview with David Drake, Executive Director of the Center for Narrative Coaching in San Francisco. You’ll hear David talk clearly and passionately about his expertise in narrative approaches [...]

August 25th, 2011|0 Comments

How is making career and life choices like a parliamentary debate?

Debate is good! Debate airs the many points of view that influence choices -- about national policies, about your own career and life choices. Imagine members of parliament debating your career choices: Government MP says: ‘Stay! Improve things, and do more of what you want and less of what you don't want.’ (This is called 'Job [...]

August 15th, 2011|0 Comments

Trey Anthony of Da Kink In My Hair. Plus, Iron Age Blacksmith; Pig Farmer to ReCycler

  http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/CB-2011-08-05.mp3 Click here to listen or download Art is a business. Award-winning playwright, executive producer, actor, creator, and stand-up comedian trey anthony, is known for the ground-breaking television and theatrical  production ‘da Kink in my Hair. Critics have referred to anthony as 'The Oprah of the Canadian theatre scene.' What's her personal call to action? Check [...]

August 4th, 2011|0 Comments

Water lilies in paradise! Or, mosquitoes and deer flies. What you focus on creates your reality

Summer is here in Canada and endless biodiversity beautifies our roadsides and wilderness. It's paradise. Then there are the annoying mosquitoes and painful deer flies. Just like your in your career and life: you have meaningful and satisfying experiences, and then there are those boring tasks, annoying people or unsatisfying projects. What do you choose to [...]

August 3rd, 2011|0 Comments

Start a business or buy a franchise? Career waves of success and anguish.

July 8th, 2011 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/CB-2011-07-08.mp3 Click to listen or download Michael Cavanaugh’s three decades of career waves include lots of peaks and troughs -- highs of satisfying successes and lows of painful and personal anguish. From award-winning VP of Creative Services to losing everything and starting from scratch. Surf career waves together with Michael on Friday’s show. [...]

July 8th, 2011|0 Comments