Click to Listen or Download On the surface Melissa Hughes had it all. In her words “On the outside, my life at 35 looked great — a promising career, a doting partner, an elegant home, things, vacations, a big engagement ring, money in the bank… There was just one problem: I wasn’t happy.” After a series [...]
At 30, Arlene Dickinson was divorced, had a high school diploma, no savings, and no idea how to feed four young children. She is now the CEO of Venture Communications, a co-star of the CBC TV hit Dragons’ Den, and one of the country’s most sought-after female entrepreneurs. Hear Arlene’s career story and advice from her [...]
May 11, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/careerbuzz-2016-05-11.mp3 Click to Listen or Download This week: Chris Taylor shares his novel approach to bringing the best of business books into practice in workplaces via Actionable Books. And Diane Doyon speaks about a program to help adults 50+ plan for a future of meaning and purpose using Career Legacy Circles.
March 23, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/careerbuzz-2016-03-23.mp3 Click to listen or download Guest host Nicole Hamilton interviews: Electronic Pop Artist Clara Venice, and hit Choreographer Jeff Dimitriou
April 20, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/2016.04.21-Pay-Your-Interns-unedited.mp3 Click to listen or download In this episode of CareerBuzz Mark Franklin sits down with Cynthia Pandev, successful film editor, entrepreneur and documentary film maker to discuss her newest film Pay Your Interns! - an honest and unapologetic critic of unpaid internships in Canada. Unpaid internships that are not part of an [...]
"What makes most speakers memorable is their ability to tell stories," Wali Shah told Career Buzz listeners (March, 16, 2016). "One of the things I feel I am able to do well is tell stories." One of Canada's Top 20 Under 20, Wali Shah is a South Asian speaker, poet, and advocate for Bullying Prevention and [...]
April 6, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/careerbuzz-2016-04-06.mp3 Click to listen or download Nicole Hamilton interviews Supermodel, Inspirational Speaker, and TV Personality Stacey Mckenzie and Nicholas Goheen, Manager of renowned Toronto venue "The One Eighty"
March 16, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/careerbuzz-2016-03-16.mp3 Click to Listen or Download One of Canada's Top 20 Under 20, Wali Shah is a South Asian speaker & poet. As an artist, he's an advocate for Bullying Prevention and Mental Wellness. Wali helped raise over 1 million dollars for United Way, and is also an ambassador for CrimeStoppers and Bell [...]
"I left my life as I knew it," Luke Anderson explained to Career Buzz listeners (Feb. 24, 2016) about the day of his mountain biking accident. "All of a sudden I was introduced to a world that's not well suited to someone who uses a wheelchair." Luke's frustration with the lack of accessibility led him to [...]
February 24, 2016 http://www.careercycles.com/NEW/MP3/careerbuzz-2016-02-24.mp3 Click to Listen or Download A single step can be a really big issue. Not just for someone who uses a wheelchair. A Toronto engineer who created a simple, user-friendly ramp that's made hundreds of businesses more accessible recently received the Everyday Political Citizen award from civic advocacy group Samara Canada. Luke [...]