The Mature Workforce!

  Is 75 the New 65? Check out this article by Wallace Immen from the career section of yesterday's Globe and Mail    “In our research, we’re finding that employers are developing a lot of age-friendly programs that provide flexibility in work schedules,” he said.“Many are seeing the risk of losing large numbers of experienced employees if baby boomers retired en masse,” he said, so companies are encouraging older workers to stay on longer. Some also encourage those who have already retired to come back in some capacity. Surveys of U.S. and Canadian organizations…

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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)

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Preparing for Your Retirement Workshop

Preparing for Your Retirement Advert Learn the 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. Fee $157 per person and bring your spouse or partner for an additional $115. Fee  includes applicable G.S.T. taxes, a one- day workshop and all materials. For more information contact Brian at View article

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 or by calling 403-260-2620 View article