Challenge Factory’s fresh approach to the Future of Work attracts attention from local, national, and international media outlets.
Here are some of Challenge Factory’s recent media mentions. Our President, Lisa Taylor, often writes for or is interviewed by publications and outlets looking for new ideas that are based on proven research and real client experiences. She can be reached at [email protected].
Working From Home Post-Pandemic
Moore in the Morning, with Dave Trafford. Newstalk 1010, iHeartRadio – August 5, Lisa Taylor
How COVID-19 stressed and tested our resilience.
THE NEXT NORMAL – July 28th, Lisa Taylor.
“What immediate and long-term needs has the pandemic exposed in our communities?”
THE NEXT NORMAL – July 21st, Lisa Taylor.
“If we’re successful in evolving the world of work, what does it look like for our grandchildren?”
THE NEXT NORMAL – July 14th, Lisa Taylor.
The Great Resignation: How Employers Drove Workers to Quit
“Everything has meaning and meaning is a form of currency.”
THE NEXT NORMAL – July 7th, Lisa Taylor
Don’t set up young people to expect failure — they need an environment where disaster is not the default
Should Toxic Bosses be next to face #MeToo-type reprisals?
Creating a Best Workplace from Anywhere, for Everyone
Career Changes During The Pandemic
Improving Access To Career Supports Is Essential To Canadian Sector’s Maturity
The US Economy lost 140,000 jobs in December, all held by women.
Transitioning To Post-Secondary In A Pandemic
Veterans Guide Release
Veterans An 'Adaptable, Hidden Talent Pool'
November 11, 2020
Challenge Your Talent Assumptions
Episode 14 – What to Know Before Making a Midlife Career Change — With Lisa Taylor
with Kris Dureau
Preparing to Return to School During a Pandemic
The Weekend Morning Show with Dave Trafford
Part 1 - What is the Future of Work in the COVID era?
Part 2 - What’s next in the workplace?
Advice on Career Change
I’m not done yet: why companies shouldn’t push Boomers into retirement
Canada and The Talent Revolution
Talent Revolution: A case for a workplace reset
Why your business may benefit from a veteran
Transitioning from the military to the job market
First ever Canadian Guide to Hiring Veterans launches
A Guide to Hiring Veterans
Hiring Veterans - Bias That Blinds Employers to Critical COVID-19 Business Recovery Skills
The Weekend Morning Show with Dave Trafford
New Career Opportunities From COVID-19
The Weekend Morning Show with Jason Agnew
The Future of Work - July 13, 2020
The future of work, reimagined
The Talent Revolution: Longevity and the Future of Work
Lisa Taylor featured on “Exponential with Amanda Lang”
Companies urged to capitalize on older workers
The Talent Revolution: Q&A with Lisa Taylor
Consider these points before writing off your people prematurely
11.27.19 The Talent Revolution: Longevity and the Future of Work – CBC Radio (Ontario Morning) (archived no longer live)
10.21.19 The Daily Grind Podcast
10.01.19 The Future of Work: The Continuous Impact of Technology – The Employment Journey on PEI
08.22.19 The Talent Revolution: Longevity and the Future of Work – TVO The Agenda
07.05.19 From entrepreneur to employee: Helping clients manage the transition – Careerwise By CERIC
05.29.19 I’m not done yet: why companies shouldn’t push Boomers into retirement – CTV News Montreal
04.28.19 Lisa Taylor featured on “Exponential with Amanda Lang” – Newstalk 1010 (archived no longer live)
04.23.19 Canada and The Talent Revolution – The National Institute on Ageing
04.22.19 Companies urged to capitalize on older workers – Radio-Canada International
04.22.19 Talent Revolution – CBC Radio Windsor (Ontario Morning)
04.18.19 The Talent Revolution: Q&A with Lisa Taylor – Encore.org
04.08.19 Consider these points before writing off your people prematurely (especially the elders) – The Globe and Mail
02.27.19 What “good” career management looks like – Charity Village
02.14.19 Who do Canadians trust most? Their employers, apparently – Global News
02.01.19 Retain and Gain: Employee Retention in the Non-Profit Sector – HR Professional
01.18.19 Lisa Taylor on Job Satisfaction -The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn (archived no longer available)
01.02.19 Multigenerational Workplaces – Calgary Today
01.02.19 Chief Morale Officer: a New Position Gaining Popularity in the Working World – 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 (archived no longer available)
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
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
01.23.17 Retain and Gain – Actionable Books
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
05.15.15 Why Work probably won’t end after your Independence Day – Financial Independence Hub (archived no longer available)
11.12.14 The Center on Aging & Work – Change Is Coming to the Workforce: Will You Run Towards It, or Will You Run Away? (archived no longer available)
06.17.14 The Toronto Sun – Do you rely on opinions, advice or career expertise? (archived no longer available)
04.08.14 YouInc – Ask an Expert
02.01.14 Revolutions, Demographics and Legacy Careers
Feature article in Careering Magazine (starts on page 11) (archived no longer available)
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.
02.08.13 Toronto Star: Why I replaced myself
08.06.12 Webtalk Radio – The new retirement show
The new retirement show interviews Lisa Taylor (forward to 37:mins 26 sec for Lisa’s interview) (archived no longer available)