E10: When transferable skills make you find and excel in a new job | Career Journeys in Canada

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Gerson Berthault, St. Thomas, ON
Interview with Gerson Berthault
Synopsis of Episode 9

Making use of transferable skills for building a new career path

As an Evangelical Pastor with the Baptist Church in a small town in Brazil, Gerson was committed to helping his parishioners. Upon relocating to Canada, he knew he would need to master English to serve in the same role. With time and hard work, he again found his calling as a Surveillance Coordinator, administering hope within the Social Justice arena in St. Thomas, Ontario.

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This podcast series showcases real-life stories of people who have successfully reinvented themselves through their careers. People who have found new purpose, overcome adversity, followed their passion, and explored new horizons. Read more about this series

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