We all wear a Blazer, armour, walk around in some sort of protective gear to mask our pain, trauma and insecurities, and as women, this is amplified by our unique challenges.
On this episode of In Her Blazer, part 2 of 2, we sit down with Tara Ramsay, Vice President of People at Second Cup to uncover what industries are still hiring, what roles are still being filled in the midst of COVID-19, how you can nail your home interview (from the waist up), the reality of what it's really like to work for companies like Second Cup, MLSE, CBC and Woodbine Entertainment, and more.
Subscribe and download this episode to learn how you can get a leg up in your job hunt without having to settle for whatever is available.
About Tara Ramsay
Tara is a seasoned HR professional with an extreme focus on people! Tara joined Second Cup/Aegis in September 2019 as their Vice President, People. Her experience has driven her to continually develop and align programs around enhancing the customer, employee & franchisee experience. In her role Tara has a keen purpose to develop leaders to engage, motivate and allow for best performance to drive results. Tara has worked in leadership roles for other strong Canadian Brands such as Woodbine Entertainment, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE), and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). All of which she has learned from deeply, and absolutely loved.
Tara has a 10 year old son, who is her world! And is a fitness enthusiast who grew up loving sports and twirling baton!
If you want to get in touch with Tara after absorbing her incredibly powerful wisdom, add her on LinkedIn and send her a message!
Jeboah's Background: Former corporate marketer for RBC, GE, Newell Brands and others, turned Entrepreneur, Nonprofit Founder, Keynote Speaker and vulnerable human being. But did she grow up in an ivory tower groomed for this life? Listen and learn!