Yearly Archives: 2012


Why do we give more thought to what brand of jeans to buy than a career plan?

“Too many of the young and jobless have given more thought to what brand of jeans to buy than their career plan,” writes Neil Sandell in an article entitled Career education lacking in Canada  in the Atkinson Series on youth unemployment published in the Toronto Star. It’s not just youth who suffer from lack of career clarification; [...]

December 3rd, 2012|0 Comments

Until I hear No, I keep gently asking for advice, support or mentorship

How can you manage your time and expectations better, succeed in a job search and get important stuff done? "I'm not afraid of hearing 'No.' Until I hear a No, I keep gently asking for advice, support or mentorship," said award-winning editor and Globe and Mail Women@Work columnist, Leah Eichler, in our recent Career Buzz interview. [...]

November 28th, 2012|1 Comment

Women@Work columnist. Skills you build in university.

Nov. 14, 2012 Click to Listen or Download Leah Eichler is an award-winning editor and celebrated columnist. Her weekly column Women@Work takes a fresh look at issues women face in the workplace and has appeared as an expert on the issue on CNN. She offers new takes on ideas such as the “mommy track” and [...]

November 14th, 2012|0 Comments

Resume experts give you tips

Oct. 24, 2012 Click to Listen or Download Would you rate your resume at least a 9 out of 10? Feel more confident in your resume and increase your employability by tuning in to Career Buzz and learn tips and techniques from two of North America's top resume and job search experts. When working with [...]

October 29th, 2012|0 Comments

Now's your time to show you care: Career Buzz under the microscope

Did you know that Career Buzz has been going strong since 2006 bringing you over 500 interviews featuring inspiring career stories to support you in your career and life choices? That takes a ton of work and all of it has been volunteered, by our past and current slate of hosts, who spend about seven hours [...]

October 16th, 2012|0 Comments

Unconventional way to put your education to work… Farming 2.0

October 10, 2012 Click to Listen or Download Career Buzz talks to a new generation of entrepreneurial, ecological farmers! Leslie Moskovitz went directly into an organic farming internship at Everdale after graduating with a degree in Environmental Studies and Anthropology, and has been farming ever since. Raised in Toronto, Leslie had never thought about a [...]

October 9th, 2012|0 Comments

Changing the way we think and communicate about sex

Sept. 26, 2012 Click to Listen or Download Host Angela Fitzpatrick interviewed sexologist Dr. Stephen de Wit to delve in to the career of a sexologist and current trends and behaviors in the world of sexology.  See his latest event page 50 Shades of Sexual Wealth. Angela also spoke to relationship and performance coach Sasha [...]

September 26th, 2012|0 Comments

what makes people go that extra mile + alternative to performance reviews

Sept. 12, 2012 Click here to listen or download Listen to Part 1 past show here I’ll be joined by Lisa Sansom, conference chair of the Canadian Positive Psychology Association to curate insightful short interviews… We begin with Keynote Gary Latham, Professor of Organizational Behaviour and HR Management at the Rotman School of Management and [...]

September 11th, 2012|0 Comments