February 13, 2013
Co-host Melissa Rodway interviews brave women who have left conventional work to embark upon the field of trades, a world typically dominated by men.
Hear their tales of battling through stereotypes to find rewarding work leaving them empowered, energized, and always striving to learn more while earning lucrative pay cheques and balancing family life.
February 6, 2013
Jamaican careers, from jerk cook to river captain, from upholsterer to innkeeper — tune in as Career Buzz goes Caribbean.
Hear unique stories from five diverse voices. Bookie cooks the best jerk in Boston Bay. Devon apprenticed on bamboo rafts up and down the Rio Grande. Basil Blaine farms, fishes and does custom upholstery. Robyn Fox studied in Toronto before returning to run Mount Edge Guesthouse and becoming Sir Richard Branson’s mentee. Karla van Loock moved from Belgium and lived on a Jamaican beach for 10 years with her spearfisher husband and three kids before meeting an angel who catapulted her career into the canopy.
Warm up with a trip to Jamaica on Career Buzz on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 11am-noon Eastern, live online or 89.5FM in Toronto.