Natural Remedies for Anxiety? How About A Greek Island!

Natural Remedies for Anxiety? How About A Greek Island!
May 3, 2010 at 6:46 PM

I was telling some of my corporate clients about my planning for the upcoming IMD Summer workshop on the isle of Paros in Greece. One person asked, ‘why go that far away’? I guess to me it is obvious but I thought […]

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Career Puzzles to Navigate: How to start putting the pieces together

Career Puzzles to Navigate: How to start putting the pieces together

Picture doing a 500 piece puzzle as a child. This could be a very challenging puzzle but you always had the colorful box that showed you how the puzzle would look upon completion but it was still tough. Now imagine you are given the same […]

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How To Achieve Work-Life Balance

Free yourself from your work system self to look at your career trajectory, your work life balance!

As I compose a flyer announcing our upcoming July workshop in Aliki, Paros Island, Greece, a flood of memorable participant experiences fills my head. For instance,  I recall vividly four years ago, the experience of a young German scientist, […]

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Summer Career Development Retreat- Invest In Yourself!

Summer Career Development Retreat- Invest In Yourself!
When the weather warms up and summer beckons my thoughts return to the country I grew up in-Greece. From May to October, my high school friends and I usually were on the Greek islands. Mykonos, Rhodes, Corfu, Paros, Ios, Santorini, Skiathos-all lovely islands all with different charms all […]

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Career Development: Getting to a Personal Vision Part 1

Career Development: Getting to a Personal Vision Part 1
By Dr. Tom N. Tavantzis
Introduction

Over the years, I have looked at how to strengthen an already powerful program. Our Personal Strategic Planning Seminar (PSPS), as it was originally called, has been a core program since the beginning of Highlands, and it still shapes many of our shorter […]

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Career Aptitude Tests and Personal Strategic Planning Seminar II

Career Aptitude Tests and Personal Strategic Planning Seminar II
 

The first part of this blog set up the Advanced Career Development graduate course I have developed and delivered to working adults in our Organization Development and Leadership Program. Here is part II….

Results

In my most recent graduate class this summer I gave this RBS exercise […]

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Resumes and Career Search After College: How To Find Your Dream Job

Resumes and Career Search After College: How To Find Your Dream Job.
You may ask what does Career counselling offer a new college grad?  Once you have graduated college, you may have noticed that your career search in this  job market isn’t what you had hoped.  Due to the economic conditions, and competitive nature of the […]

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Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes!

Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes!
 

The following article was published in the Highlands Ability Battery Forum By Dr Thomas N. Tavantzis, CEO Innovative Management Development, Adjunct Faculty, Organizational Development and Leadership, Saint Joseph’s University. It it being re-published here in two parts.  This is PART I.

Three students – Gail 29, John 26, and Sam 21 […]

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Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes! PART II

Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes! PART II
 

This blog post covers part II of an article published by Dr. Tavantzis in the Highlands Ability Battery newsletter.  The article deals with career anxiety of ‘quarter-lifers’, young adults who are just beginning their work life….

 

Young Adulthood

During this stage, Donald Super – and most career theorists would agree […]

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Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes! PART III

Anxiety, Career Choice and Aptitudes! PART III
 

Young Adult Development

The area we are most interested in — and in which we can provide the greatest support – is “greater focus on personal development and maturity.” IMD has been working with young adults and their parents since 1986. Over the years it has become increasingly apparent that […]

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