Getting terminated was a huge shock. Not because I was working for my Dream Company or in my Dream Job, but because of the way it was handled. It was either luck or divine intervention, but 3 weeks later I met the team at Higher Landing, immediately connected with their mandate, and was thrilled to receive an offer to join them.Read More
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Who are you? What do you identify with outside the world of sports? Transitioning into unfamiliar territory can create feelings of self-doubt, panic and an overwhelming amount of stress. For athletes, sports and high-level competition have been a major component of life and it’s extremely hard not to identify as a professional athlete.Read More
At some point in most people’s professional lives, a dead end appears to loom in the distance. Suddenly our chosen path doesn’t seem as predictable and change becomes imminent, whether it’s by choice or an involuntary circumstance.Read More
When you ask a kid what he wants to be when he grows up and he says “I’m going to be hockey player”, everyone nods and smiles. When you ask a 36 year old with a wife and 2 kids what he does for a living and he says “I play hockey”, he gets a lot of nods and eye rolls.
If you...want to make a transition to a new position, a new area or into your own business like me, you have a severance package and a dream of something better, I strongly recommend that you should seek out transition assistance .