May 13th, 2011
Paul Tobey was having midlife crisis so he undertook a pilgrimmage of 850 km, made a documentary, and changed careers from Juno nominated jazz musician to trainer and internet entrepreneur, leading Training Business Pros.com. Last year he travelled 150,000 km around the world leading business training sessions, when just a few years earlier he acknowledges, “I knew nothing about business.” Tune in Friday when pianist, composer, filmmaker, pilgrim, motivational speaker and internet entrepreneur Paul Tobey shares his inspiring story and a few tips on social media smarts.
Carrie Anderson is actively changing careers via an MBA, from executive recruitment and sustainable building, to clean technologies and corporate social responsibility. After doing an undergrad degree in Media, Information and Technoculture, she was Communications Manager for an engineering firm that conducted building energy retrofits. Presently, she’s working with Better Place, an innovative company that makes “an electric car affordable to buy, easy to use, and amazing to own,” and doing her MBA at The Rotman School of Management.