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Mar 30, 2014





 

Connection Corner News Update March 2014

 
Hello There Everyone! A new date for our annual June event will be announced in the next newsletter. I look forward to touching base with any of you who want to share what's going on with your business or career transitions.


A shout out to the supportive and helpful members of CC:


The power of connecting others was in major evidence this month as I reached out to members about the warm and talented Dorothea Kanga who now is looking to move from running her own show to working on client side. You couldn’t have been more helpful about connecting her and that is a testament to YOUR commitment to paying it forward.
 
For those of you interested in also connecting Dorothea, who is also on our advisory board, to potential career opportunities, here is her background:
 
Dorothea is currently a Senior HR Consultant and President of Creative Force Network Limited.(http://www.creativeforcenetwork.com)
 
For over 15 years, Dorothea has worked with clients primarily in the Communications sector to support their human resources needs. This has involved providing organizational input as well as recruiting staff such as marketing/communications managers, art directors, copywriters, production managers, web designers and proofreaders.
 
Dorothea is now interested in pursuing other career avenues. She would like to secure a client-side position where she is able to utilize her HR skills and senior management experience. Dorothea is looking in the areas of HR, Recruitment, and Talent Acquisition.
 
She is currently in the process of exploring how to best utilize her skills in a client-side environment. She would appreciate the chance to meet with you or your colleagues to receive your valuable insights on the HR area. This would help determine the next steps in her career.
 
You can contact Dorothea directly at: dkanga@creativeforce.com 


MEMBER INFORMATION: For women returning to the workforce
 
TD Bank employee and CC connector-extraordinaire member Julie Branscombe, has shared that the Rotman Back to Work program, sponsored by TD bank is now open for applications:
https://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/ProfessionalDevelopment/InitiativeForWomenInBusiness/Programs/Back to Work Program.aspx
 
You can also attend an information session on this unique program for women who are returning to the labour market after an extended period of absence.
 
Back to Work Information Session 
Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Rotman School of Management
105 St. George Street, Room 392
 Toronto, ON
 

Let's welcome other new members:

 Let’s welcome Jelena Bell who is the new Manager, Marketing and Business Development for The Executive Roundtable. She will manage onboarding, marketing campaigns as well as outreach for business development.

Jelena has an interesting background: She had a career as a fire sprinkler designer and she has managed all the engineering and design for various fire sprinkler systems, working in both the U.S. and Canada.
 
She may be in touch with some members to share the fabulous corporate programs that Executive Roundtable has to offer for managers and their employees, and don’t forget we have an affiliation for Connection Corner Members if you are interested in any of their offerings, including spring registration for Roundtable for Leaders Peer Mentoring Program:http://www.theexecutiveroundtable.ca/leadership-programs/roundtable-for-leaders/ and you can email Jelena directly at:jbell@theexecutiveroundtable.ca

Member Information: New Role

Job News for a Project Manager: 
http://www.bullhornreach.com/job/1436256_program-manager-contract-toronto-on-canada?utm_campaign=v1&shortlink=3103947&utm_content=8&utm_source=linkedin.com&referer=www.linkedin.com&utm_medium=referral

Please share with me if you or your company is hiring anyone in the next while and we can share with CC Members who are looking for new opportunities. Also, share your business offerings so we can spread the word about what you offer for our supportive members. 

Let us know how we can help connect YOU with your goals for life and your business! www.steffiblackcoaching.com

 

 

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