June 17, 2015
Michelle Dittmer of mygapyear.ca and gapper Thomas Murphy, on why taking a gap year is a good idea.
Jay Mandarino, CEO of CJ Group of Companies, on overcoming barriers to a thriving career and life.
Denis Luchyshyn of roadtoemployment.ca returns to Career Buzz to share updates from the road.
And our occasional Kids-on-Career-Buzz series featuring Asher Allen
June 10, 2015
What can writing about your career do for your career? Reinekke Lengelle, PhD, designs, organizes, and teaches workshops and courses in the area of writing and career development. Join us on Career Buzz as we learn to explore, excavate, and even re-story personal narratives.
Because your résumé can’t do all the talking for you, Anand Patel co-founded InterviewDrill. Their app aims to make interview preparation easier. Tune in Wednesday and ace the interview!
Benjamin Guth loves making a difference so when the rules for Canada’s temporary foreign worker program changed, Benjamin started MobilizeJobs.ca to put unemployed Canadian youth to work. He told Career Buzz listeners (May 27, 2015), “I get to send them on adventures. It’s probably the most fun I’ve ever had in my life.”
How the clues apply to you: That podcast also featured the fascinating career story of engineer and successful startup co-founder Jon Fishbein, who shifted careers when he became “really bored” with one of his jobs. His question to himself can be your question to yourself: “Is this the contribution I want to be making?” And another question inspired by Ben Guth: “What is the most fun I can have at work?”
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