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Career Grit: Bounce Back and Gain Traction

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Register by September 1, 2017

Demonstrate career grit by knowing how to bounce back from adversity and gain traction in your career.

Do you know how to broaden your network for success? Have you had experiences that left you stuck and unable to make progress in your career? Do you have techniques to remain confident in and reframe difficult situations into opportunities? Do you know methods to step-up and create your own success? In this high-impact presentation, participants learn techniques that drive them to make significant progress in their career.

When you participate in this session, you will learn how to:

  • Reinforce your confidence level
  • Seek support and networks
  • Reframe for progress
  • Create your own success

About the Presenter

Mary-Ann Owens, MBA, PhDMary-Ann Owens is an Executive and Career Coach. She has an MBA and PhD both from The University of Calgary and is a certified Corporate Coach. She has 15 years of experience coaching professionals and leaders. She has facilitated workshops on career grit for more than two years. Mary-Ann has vast resources on enabling career progress, as she has facilitated workshops on stress management and resilience for 15 years. She has spoken on grit and resilience at the Human Resources Professional Association and at the Alberta Career Development Conference. Mary-Ann is finishing a book on career grit and her experience includes executive coaching, facilitation, and career coaching with her own firm Mary-Ann Owens and Associates Inc. as well as work at an outplacement firm for 10 years.


APEGA Calgary Office
Windsor Conference Centre
2200-700 2 St SW


5:30 p.m.: Registration and light refreshment
6:00 p.m.: Presentation


Mary-Ann Owens, MBA, PhD



Eligible PDH


Registration Deadline

September 1, 2017

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