Retirement Reflection!

Questions to Consider about Retirement? Retirement as a stage in your life could last as long as thirty years versus traditional retirement 30 years ago when people often passed away more sooner than later after their retirement date. Thoughtfulness, reflection and planning about what you want your retirement to look like has become an essential step in creating the lifestyle that meets both your personal and financial needs.  One way to do so is  to  start reflecting by considering what you presently take from work. The following is a list of questions that I spoke with Dave and Linda Rutherford…

Pre-Retirement Transition Workshops for Employees

  Pre-Retirement Transition Workshops for Employees Career Vitality Services offers customized one and two-day pre-retirement transition workshops for organizations out of recognition that the issues employees face upon retirement are much more complex than finances alone. Retirement transition can be a time of uncertainty and mixed emotions and Employers who provide added value supports to employees such as Retirement Planning Workshops demonstrate their interest in the future of their mature workers and  employees view this kind of training opportunity as a valuable benefit of employment. Career Vitality Services workshops are facilitated by Certified Retirement Coaches and are designed for both…

Planning for Retirement?

  Are You Ready for Retirement?   Career Vitality Services is offering the “Preparing for Your Retirement” one- day workshop in Calgary on August 25th to help you define and achieve what you want out of retirement. Retirement Transition or any type of transition for that matter is a time of self-reflection and honesty about what is important to us as individuals. Our traditional work day uses up one-third of our day that is if we are working the traditional 8 hour work day, add an additional 6-8 hours of your day for sleep and then add all of your…

Retirement Transition Workshop

    Planning For Your Retirement? August 25 ,2012 (Registration Deadline: August 22,2012 ) Are you ready for your retirement? Career Vitality Services is offering a informative and fun one- day workshop in Calgary.   Retirement Transition or any type of transition for that matter is a time of self-reflection and honesty about what is important to us as individuals. Our traditional work day uses up one-third of our day that is if we are working the traditional 8 hour work day, add an additional 6-8 hours of your day for sleep and then add all of your other commitments outside of work…

Happy Retirement!

  Preparing for Your Retirement     July 28,2012 (Registration Deadline: July 25th) Are you ready for your retirement? Career Vitality Services is offering a informative and fun one- day workshop in Calgary. Learn the 15 factors of a successful retirement in the key areas of Career and Work, Health and Wellness, Finances, Family and Relationships, Leisure, and Personal Development and create a retirement lifestyle that is right for you. For more information contact Brian at (403)978-9134 or info@careervitality.ca .     Participant Quotes; "Just want to say "thank you" for your Understanding Retirement" class, Brian.  It has opened up all sorts of possibilities. I am…

Skills For Successful Career Change!

Interview Strategies and Techniques Workshop   Career Vitality Services Inc. is offering a FREE Interview Strategies and Techniques workshop 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. on May 12, 2012. The two- hour workshop will be part of the Calgary Public Library’s “Accelerate your Career” event. “Wow” prospective employers during your interview with your knowledge, preparation and how your skills and abilities fit what they are looking for in a new hire. To register contact the Central Library (403) 260-2782 Workshop Location: The Central Library , 616 Macleod Trail S.E. (3rd floor)

Mentorship:Outside The Box

 Mentorship: Outside the Box Join certified career coach Brian Lambier from Career Vitality Services Inc. as he defines and explores mentorship and its role as a career development tool. In partnership with the Career Development Association of Alberta and the Calgary Public Library Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Calgary Central Library 3rd Floor North Open Area Registration begins Dec. 19 Register online at calgarypubliclibrary.com or by calling 403-260-2620 less

The Champions of Learning Event-Promoting Adult Learning and Literacy in Calgary

Come and celebrate International Adult Learners' Week in Calgary on Saturday, March 24, 2012 from 10 am – 4 pm as Career Vitality will be joining, the Calgary Public Library, University of Calgary  and a host of other presenters at the event. Brian Lambier of Career Vitality will be presenting a one hour lecture on “The New Retirement” beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the Saddletowne branch of the Calgary Public Library, 7555 Falconridge Way SE. located in the new Genesis Centre of Community Wellness. “The New Retirement” will provide an overview of the traditional and new models of retirement, as well…

50 Plus Living Show Update

Thanks to everyone that stopped by the Career Vitality both at the recent Calgary 50 Plus Living Show on November 5th & 6th. It was great to see old friends and make new connections. A great weekend for all concerned!

Career Vitality at the 50 Plus Living Show

Career Vitality will be in booth 422 at the 50 Plus Living show on November 5 and 6th, 2011 at the Big Four Building in Calgary's Stampede Park. The 50 Plus Living Show gives Boomers and Seniors the opportunity to get their questions answered,to connect with companies,demonstrate and experience new products and services,come face to face with exhibitors who will inform,seminars that will educate and entertainment that will be fun and exciting. This 50 Plus Living Show is designed to encourage personal growth and enrichment for those over the age of 50. Past perceptions about aging are rapidly falling by the…