PV Women’s Network

Business Law Summit Series Event

Topic: Estate Planning Essentials for Women in Business, Part I

This informative session was hosted by Pallett Valo lawyers Zoe Smith and Lisa Sticht-Maksymec as well as CIBC Trust Corporation’s Trust & Estate Consultant Marilyn Andrade and was planned to coincide with International Women’s Day.

Charity supported: Catalyst

Date: March 2020

PV Women’s Network Speaker Event

Speaker: Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe

Topic: Resiliency and Workplace Wellness

Topic Overview:
Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe is a multi-award-winning psychology instructor who specializes in resiliency, navigating stress and change, and personal wellness in the workplace. Described as transformational, engaging, and thought-provoking, Dr. Hanley-Dafoe’s keynote provides practical strategies grounded in global research and case studies that help foster resiliency within ourselves and others.

This keynote introduces the concept of resiliency from a broad worldview. Sharing from Dr. Hanley-Dafoe’s experiences travelling around the globe, she reviews what people have in common that contributes to resiliency, and what we can do in our own lives to foster resiliency within others and ourselves. Dr. Hanley-Dafoe’s talk highlights practical strategies and ideas grounded in optimal stress, value alignment, practical focus and the importance of continued goal setting.

This event has been approved for 1 CPD hour under Section A of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Log of the Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA) and it is eligible for 1 CPD hour of Professionalism Content for lawyers.

Charity supported: Interim Place

Date: January 2020

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