Welcome to The Canadian Career Development Series.
The place in Canada to learn how to effectively manage your career at the convenience of your own desk. Learn from some of Canada’s leading authors, thinkers and professionals as they share their advice on how to take your career to the next level. This series is for you, if you are committed to staying ahead of the curve, learning and have a desire to build your network with other like-minded professionals in Canada. Moderated by Alan Kearns, Canada’s Career Coach.
Olympic Figure Skating Coach Michelle Leigh Shares The Secrets To Winning Gold!
Looking to move to the next level in your career? Wondering why some people seem to get promoted, while others struggle? What does it take to get hired in competitive job market? How can I become a better leader and help others to reach their career potential? Join Alan Kearns as he interviews Michelle Leigh, Olympic figure skating coach who coached Elvis Stoyko to three world championships and two Olympic Silver Medals. Athletes and professionals have much in common, Michelle will share her expertise and experience in working with world-class athletes as they compete for the highest awards in their professional and personal life.
Michelle’s professional accomplishments include coaching world class athletes including Elvis Stoyko, Yakeshi Honda, Jennifer Robinson and Steven Cousins. In addition to her Olympic coaching, Michelle has coached at the World Championships, the Canadian Championships, and many other elite level events in the sport of figure skating. In 1998 she was awarded the Ontario Female Coach of Year and has been recognized by Skate Canada with their Award of Excellence. She is currently a speaker for the 2010 Olympic Excellence Series and is a member of several sport-governing committees such as the Canada Games Board of Directors and Skate Canada’s National Coach Apprentice Program.
“Michelle has the ability to keep things positive no matter what is going on around us. Her energy and attitude is what makes the difference when working with her and she keeps things in perspective. The positive energy she puts into the task is what is seen in the final product.”
ELVIS STOJKO, 3 time World Champion, 2 time Olympic Silver Medalist
“Figure skating coaching is not for the faint of heart and Michelle Leigh has demonstrated the intelligence and toughness to go the distance. She’s skilled at communicating what it takes to succeed in an entertaining fashion with a great sense of humour.”
RANDY STARKMAN, Award winning veteran of 10 Olympic Games
Led by Canada’s Career Coach; Alan Kearns, join our next free 1-hour Canadian Career Development Webinar Series- Our answer to a high protein low fat lunch & learn.
You will Learn
- The do’s and don’ts and the skills required to be a successful coach and mentor.
- How to get the best out of people and yourself
- How to use your leadership skills in your career
It’s easy — participate from wherever you are via web & toll free.
- It’s informal, fun, and could it be more convenient?
- Learn along with others — most are in a similar life situation, asking the same questions, and facing the same challenges
- During this interactive webinar, you will have the opportunity too;
- Ask questions of the webinar panelists
- Bonus session on The Digital Job Search 3.0 – How to leverage LinkedIn, Facebook & Twitter
- Expand your networking contacts across Canada- Join our CareerJoy invitation only group.
- Ask us how to use this towards your professional development credits.
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