Challenge Factory’s fresh approach to the aging workforce attracts attention from local and international media outlets.
Here are some of our recent media mentions. Our President, Lisa Taylor, often writes for or is interviewed by publications looking for new ideas based on research and real client experiences. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also browse the Legacy Careers® Pinterest Board that was started and is maintained by Challenge Factory community members.
01.18.19 Lisa Taylor on Job Satisfaction -The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn
01.02.19 Multigenerational Workplaces - Calgary Today
01.02.19 When managers are not comfortable having career conversations - Charity Village
10.31.18 When managers are not comfortable having career conversations - Charity Village
10.24.18 New Playbook gives non-profit leaders new tools to retain and engage staff - Hilborn: Charity e-news
10.14.18 Doing better by doing good - Paul Nazareth
03.01.18 The brood of millenials who can't find jobs aren't alone. Another demographic is in the same mess - Financial Post
02.23.18 Learn about key trends reshaping the workplace at the Benefits and Pension Summit - Benefits Canada
01.02.18 The brood of millennials who can't find jobs aren't alone. There's another demographic in the same mess - Financial Post
07.19.17 Made in Canada: How to attract and retain top talent - The Globe and Mail
07.09.17 At work, drop the word ‘millennial,’ and ditch the job title too - The Globe and Mail
06.22.17 Employers must prepare for retirees’ ‘encore’ careers - Benefits Canada
05.23.17 Ageism in the Workplace? - TVOs 'The Agenda' with Steve Paikin
05.18.17 Retiring frees up 2,000 extra hours a year - MoneySense
04.27.17 How to offer career pathing and growth opportunities at your small business - Workopolis
03.16.17 Career Paths Retain Talent - Toronto Sun
02.02.17 3 SMB trends for 2017 that every employer needs to know - Workopolis
01.30.17 Retaining and Engaging Top Performers with Career Management - Actionable Books
01.23.17 Retain and Gain - Actionable Books
01.23.17 New Career Management for Small Business Playbook helps to retain and develop talent - CERIC Media Advisory
01.16.17 Work and employment trends to be explored at Canada's largest career development conference in Ottawa - CERIC Media Advisory
12.30.16 Workplace themes to embrace in 2017 - Globe and Mail
12.29.16 Job hopping: everything employers need to know - Workopolis
12.14.16 Employees moving from big corporate to small business can be in for a shock - Globe and Mail
10.28.16 Retirement And The Future Of Work - Leading Essentially Blog
08.25.16 Turn that hobby into a career - Toronto Sun
06.19.16 Goodbye Freedom 55: More Canadians spend their retirement years working - CBC News, Business
05.27.16 How to blend millennials with gen-Xers and boomers at work - TVO, The Agenda
05.26.16 Three tips for Gen Y to navigate the work force - Globe and Mail
03.24.16 Who Needs Retirement! Three Thoughts On An Engaged Life After Age 50 - Leading Essentially Blog
02.21.16 Companies Tap Alumni for New Business and New Workers - Wall Street Journal
02.09.16 Is a midlife career change a retirement killer? - Globe and Mail
01.26.16 Four Key Words To Help You Define An Inspired Future - Leading Essentially Blog
12.23.15 After retirement, ‘legacy career’ brings a rewarding sense of purpose - Globe and Mail
10.07.15 Older workers and 'legacy careers' ('The Intern') - Toronto Sun
10.04.15 What's your reaction to the news that seniors now outnumber children in Canada? - CBC Radio, Cross Country Checkup
09.25.15 How the movie The Intern reflects on real life issues of ageism and the difficulty of making a career change later in life - CanadaTalks SiriusXM 167
09.24.15 Coming of age: How older employees are re-inventing themselves - The Globe and Mail
08.24.15 1010 Radio - 'The Night Side': The reality of the shrinking work force, how to adjust after a lay-off, how to re-invent yourself and how to love your job again
06.09.15 We may be saving enough, yet still not be ready for retirement - Financial Independence Hub
05.15.15 Why Work probably won’t end after your Findependence Day - Financial Independence Hub
04.16.15 75 is the new 65 - Your Workplace Magazine
02.23.15 Financial Advisor: Adding Life to Years
11.12.14 The Center on Aging & Work - Change Is Coming to the Workforce: Will You Run Towards It, or Will You Run Away?
11.04.14 Financial Post - The entitled Millennial? The Boomer who won’t retire? Is it time to toss the clichés?
10.15.14 Calgary Herald - Beyond stereotypes: The challenges and opportunities of our multi-generational workforce
07.29.14 YouInc - A Modest Proposal: The 3-Day Work Week
06.27.14 Globe and Mail - Why do workers have a love-hate relationship with vacations?
06.17.14 The Toronto Sun - Do you rely on opinions, advice or career expertise?
05.06.14 Pivot Magazine: Dispelling the Age Myths of Entrepreneurship
04.17.14 Globe and Mail: My commerce degree is wasted at work
04.08.14 YouInc - Ask an Expert
04.03.14 CBC News - Readers discuss older workers staying in the workforce
03.11.14 CBC News - Unemployment: Older workers waiting for the revolution
02.01.14 Revolutions, Demographics and Legacy Careers
Feature article in Careering Magazine (starts on page 11)
01.21.14 Lisa Taylor on The Zoomer with Conrad Black and Denise Donlon
Tune into the panel discussion on the future of work that includes Challenge Factory President, Lisa Taylor and Challenge Factory client Tracey Grievson.
01.16.14 Charity Village - Networking: Making it work for You
10.26.13 Financial Post: Bridging Generational Divide a Challenge For Business Educators
08.19.13 Globe and Mail - Jobless stigma lingers in working world
08.07.13 Globe and Mail: Older Workers Open New Doors with Help of a Career Coach
07.09.13 CBC Radio 1: How to survive a job you hate
06.10.13 Toronto Star: Succession planning for family business: Think beyond tax. legal and estate planning
05.29.13 Toronto Star: Employee Engagment: lessons from the non-profit sector
05.03.13 Toronto Star: HR to engage senior employees
04.18.13 Great Work Interview with Michael Bungay Stanier
Lisa and Michael talk careers, employee engagement and demographics.
04.04.13 Toronto Star: Three powerful reasons women seek career change in retirement
02.08.13 Toronto Star: Why I replaced myself
01.19.13 Globe and Mail: There's no best before date for work life - Leah Eichler
12.20.12 Toronto Star: Value Career Advice from Professionals
12.07.12 Toronto Star:Work where you are valued
11.02.12 Toronto Star: Talent vs Career Management
10.26.12 Toronto Star: You are not running out of time
10.12.12 Toronto Star: Should I stay or take early retirement?
09.27.12 Charity Village: Ready to lead and not ready to leave: The demographic conundrum
08.07.12 Toronto Star: Test driving careers before making a change
08.06.12 Webtalk Radio - The new retirement show
The new retirment show interviews Lisa Taylor (forward to 37:mins 26 sec for Lisa's interview)
07.30.12 Globe and Mail: Where can I find a coach that is right for me?
06.01.12 Toronto Star: Retirement: An offensive word
05.18.12 Toronto Star: What to do with senior workers
05.11.12 Toronto Star: Finding a place for Gen X workers
05.09.12 Toronto Star: The new fear of commitment
04.30.12 MaRS: Video: A focus on workplace wellness featuring Lisa Taylor and Challenge Factory was created after a day long summit on the Business of Aging.