Taking Risks in Your Career: Embracing Opportunities Outside of Your Comfort Zone

May 13, 2014 11:45am

Shannon MacDonald
Partner and Chief Inclusion Officer

Julie Hay
Vice President & General Manager
American Express Canada

  • Understanding the importance of putting your hand up: how to effectively express interest in new opportunities both within and outside of your workplace
  • Exploring ways to diversify your skillset, invent new possibilities and tackle unchartered territory
  • Knowing when risk will reap reward: identifying the right opportunities and ensuring you are prepared to take the plunge
  • Best practices for generating support from your network to achieve success
  • Exploring opportunities in community leadership