The Passion Project: Overcoming The Struggle of Public Speaking| Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... We all have our own glass ceiling, the one we create that stops us from reaching our full potential. Yves had a glass ceiling too : speaking in front of a camera. Not only did Yves overcome that fear, he went over and beyond to form his public persona … Continue reading The Passion Project: Overcoming The Struggle of Public Speaking| Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: Starting a Travel Vlog | Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... Yves traveled extensively across Canada as his career unfolded as a radio reporter, television reporter and eventually producer of historical vignettes. He has experienced the hustle and bustle of city life, awe-inducing waterfalls, and historical towns within Ontario. Through travelling we learn about history, why certain town are built … Continue reading The Passion Project: Starting a Travel Vlog | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: What is a Career? | Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... Yves, who has had successful careers as a journalist, radio show host, tv host, and producer has a unique view on career, “I think a career is something that’s with you all the time. 9 to 5, that’s a job. If you really love what you are doing, you … Continue reading The Passion Project: What is a Career? | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: Documentary Film Making| Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... “Documentary film is about people’s lives. Getting into their mind, getting into their routine,” says Yves, a filmmaker, producer, director, and writer. Throughout his career, Yves has featured a range of individuals : monks, animal rescuers,  deaf people. “I don’t think I necessarily have a style that could go … Continue reading The Passion Project: Documentary Film Making| Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: The Power of Image | Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... As a content producer, director, and writer, Yves spent twelve years of his career interviewing filmmakers, actors, and actresses all over the world. Out of the numerous interviews, there is one that influenced Yves deeply. It was an interview with a Belgium filmmaker. Part of his film was shot … Continue reading The Passion Project: The Power of Image | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: The Love of Image | Yves Massicotte

... Watch our video HERE. ... According to career change statistics, the average person will change careers 5 to 7 times during their working life. Yves is currently on his 4th career change. Yves’s career started with his love of language. “My parents always thought it was very important to speak proper French and later … Continue reading The Passion Project: The Love of Image | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: Little Moments of Pleasure | Yves Massicotte

... Watch the video HERE. ... The 60s was a period of change. Quebec’s population hit a plateau while the rest of Canada's steadily increased. Waves and waves of immigration shortly followed and the population became increasingly diverse. As a child, these events unfolded one by one before Yves' eyes. At first it took some … Continue reading The Passion Project: Little Moments of Pleasure | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: An Interview with Yessi Arifin | UX Designer

Yessi Arifin is a User Experience Designer with a big heart. She speaks about her passion and personal values. “You know, sometimes I don’t really know how I got to where I am. I just make stuff up as I go along. I feel like there was a period in my life where I was … Continue reading The Passion Project: An Interview with Yessi Arifin | UX Designer

The Passion Project: Email Marketing Specialist | Dian Razak

Please click HERE to watch our video. ... Dian Razak explained to us, “Email marketing is the act of sending newsletters, updates, and messages about the company to a group of people through email.” As a subcategory of digital marketing, email marketing is present in all industries — big and small. On a bigger scale, … Continue reading The Passion Project: Email Marketing Specialist | Dian Razak

The Passion Project: An Interview with Dian Razak | Email Marketing Specialist

... Dian Razak is an Email Marketing Specialist at KPMG with lots of great tips to share. Please click HERE to watch our video. What kind of background do you need to go into email marketing? You don’t need much background or experience to go into email marketing; just as you don’t need a background … Continue reading The Passion Project: An Interview with Dian Razak | Email Marketing Specialist

The Passion Project: Personal Development | Dian Razak

... When we asked Dian Razak what passion meant for her, she said “Passion is something you feel in your gut”. As an introvert, Dian spends her free time introspecting, reading, and learning new things. After assessing herself for a moment, Dian said she is currently transitioning from Dian Version 2.0 to Dian Version 3.0. … Continue reading The Passion Project: Personal Development | Dian Razak

The Passion Project: A Child of Freedom | Dian Razak

... Freedom means a lot of things to many people. To Dian, freedom means having the time and space to discover her identity and character without restrictions. However, growing up in a traditional Malay Singaporean family, Dian Razak did not feel she had the freedom to express herself. The strict cultural upbringings had led her … Continue reading The Passion Project: A Child of Freedom | Dian Razak

The Passion Project: In Transition | Roohani Chauhan

In a culture deeply embedded in conformity - where young girls are shouldering tremendous pressure to dress and behave a certain way, Roohani Chauhan was free to choose her own path. Since the age of 16, Roohani left the comfort of her home in India to discover what the rest of the world has to … Continue reading The Passion Project: In Transition | Roohani Chauhan

The Passion Project: A Career in the Magazine Industry | Maria Angela Yanita

It takes a special combination of personality, interest, and skill set to be a content creator. “Being a content creator is a lot of fun” says Nita, a 23-year old from Indonesia. “My job responsibilities range from creating video content to managing social media”. Turns out, creating content and marketing your content goes hand in … Continue reading The Passion Project: A Career in the Magazine Industry | Maria Angela Yanita

The Passion Project: Lifestyle of a Content Creator | Maria Angela Yanita

Getting lost and finding herself is Nita’s favorite pastime. Nita is one part free-spirit and two part hustler with an insatiable thirst to grow and learn. At the age of 21, Nita completed her arts degree in animation from Indonesia. She left her family and arrived in Canada to pursue a new life. As an … Continue reading The Passion Project: Lifestyle of a Content Creator | Maria Angela Yanita

The Passion Project: Construction Project Management | Helen Xie

It was Monday night. I was getting ready for bed when my phone ran. “Hello, Helen speaking.” It was a call from a site supervisor (let’s call him Eric) who had worked all weekend on an elevator renovation project I am responsible for. Eric is calling me for directions to move forward. As per the … Continue reading The Passion Project: Construction Project Management | Helen Xie

The Passion Project: Personal Growth in Construction | Helen Xie

Exchanging our emotions and vulnerabilities are the best way to dissolve social barriers at work. If it’s working out for me, I bet it will work out for you too. - the core message in our newest video. Watch it HERE! (https://youtu.be/RYaRbTmQkQo) My career switch to construction was not easy. I did not get along … Continue reading The Passion Project: Personal Growth in Construction | Helen Xie

The Passion Project: A Day in The Life of a Project Manager | Helen Xie

“Living a routine lifestyle, achieving specific goals, and maintaining a healthy mind are three things I focus on every single day.” Our very first video “Lifestyle of a Project Manager”, along with our YouTube Channel “The Passion Project” officially launched today. The first video is centered on the lifestyle of an individual in the construction … Continue reading The Passion Project: A Day in The Life of a Project Manager | Helen Xie