Delight-2049, 5 5 5 3/4'' Buckled Boot 6fc1df

Delight-2049, 5 5 5 3/4'' Buckled Boot 6fc1df
DEL2049/B/PU Pleaser Platforms (Exotic Dancing) Knee High Boots BLACK Size: 8,
Skip to main content

Delight-2049, 5 5 5 3/4'' Buckled Boot 6fc1df

Pat Flatley playing for the New York Rangers in 1996. He now works with a Ryerson program for transitioning hockey players.

Nathaniel S. Butler/Nathaniel Butler/Allsport/Getty

DANIELLE WEBB
Special to The Globe and Mail

Gentlemen/Ladies < Nike Jordan Men's Air Jordan 2 Retro Basketball Shoe < High Quality and Low Effort,Men's/Women's:Tamaris Heather 1-1-22204-29 :Special Purchase,Havaianas Slim Animals Flip Flops /Men's/Women's/Great value,Giancarlo Paoli Ankle Boot - Women Giancarlo Paoli Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11474840CF,Durango Womens Austin 11" Triple Buckle Camel 086Gmngd,Cute Deer Stags Service Men's Oxford Work Shoes,Discount Driving Shoes - Mens Tod's - Gommino suede driving shoes Forest-green - US Online,Mr/Ms:CARVELA JASPER: Modern And Elegant In FashionMen's/Women's:Sofft Vanita : Hot sale in seasonMan's/Woman's - Nike Metcon 4 Training Shoes - Comfortable feel,BEY093/B/M Pleaser Platforms (Exotic Dancing) 10" Heel Shoes Blk Pat/Blk Size: 8,Lena Milos Ankle Boot - Women Lena Milos Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11482067BFGiuseppe Zanotti Ankle Boot - Women Giuseppe Zanotti Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11463642DR,Dr. Martens Askins DF Mary Jane Shoe,Jeannot Ankle Boot - Women Jeannot Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11491265LAMr/Ms:Frye Lena Zip High:High QualityMr/Ms:Men's Mt. Emey 504-C: Dress up,Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boot - Women Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11296965FI,Mr/Ms:Pearl Izumi X-Alp Summit: Crazy Price,Kendall + Kylie Ankle Boot - Women Kendall + Kylie Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11492718FBHtc Ankle Boot - Women Htc Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11152657RD,H By Hudson Womens Compound Closed Toe Ankle Fashion Boots,Bright Royal Blue Pumps with Rhinestones and 5.75 Inch Stiletto HeelsMen's/Women's:Tretorn Nylite 3 Bold: Best selling worldwideDiscount Trainers - Nike Sportswear CORTEZ '72 SI - Trainers Women Black/Ivory - US OnlineMen's/Women's:Vaneli Cadena :Be Roman in Design,Frye Gabe Gore Oxford :Men's/Women's: Durability,New Balance WID627 Women Round Toe Synthetic Black SneakersMen's/Women's:women's spring step lamay:Leading Fashion,Converse Chuck Taylor All Star - Ox Classic /Gentleman/Lady/excellent finishing,

Pat Flatley's 14 years in the NHL couldn't prepare him for life after hockey. But a new program at Ryerson University's Ted Rogers School of Management is aiming to do just that.

"When their whole life is hockey and all of a sudden they get injured or they retire ... there are high incidences of divorce and financial issues," said Marla Spergel, a marketing professor at Ryerson and one of the program's original architects.

The program, called BreakAway, is being funded through the NHL's alumni association and offers current and former players the opportunity to take four Internet and app-based courses, accessible from anywhere on a flexible schedule, to help them prepare for their eventual transition out of the NHL.

Story continues below advertisement

The four courses include personal finance, personal branding, leadership skills and transitioning to a new career.

For instance, the personal finance course includes financial planning and risk management, and the marketing course includes identifying consumer segments and developing positioning.

About This Item:

We aim to show you accurate product information. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it.

Product Short Description:

Delight-2049, 5 3/4'' Buckled Boot
  • Calf Circumference: 12 or 30.5cm
  • Shaft Height: 14 3/8 or 36.5cm
  • Mid Platform
  • Buckled Upper
  • Round Toe
  • 5 3/4 Inch High Heeled Boot

Country of Origin: Imported

"The idea is that we educate the players as they come in," said Ms. Spergel. "Financially, a lot of these people come into the stream, they make a lot of money, a lot of people take advantage of them and they really don't have the education to understand … the implications of a bad decision and being caught on social media - like [Michael]Phelps did when he was caught with the bong."

While Mr. Flatley's transition wasn't mired in some of the issues that plague professional athletes new to retirement, he still feels strongly about supporting fellow alumni through post-game life.

JSport by Jambu Womens Tulsa Faux Leather Slip On Athletic Shoeswomen's l'artiste by spring step live bootie,Skechers 23388GYOR Women's STUDIO BURST - EDGY Walking Shoes,Aquatalia Black/Taupe Women's Hagar Boot 8.5M,Puma Womens California 2 Leather Perforated Tennis Shoes,Simpson 57110BK Crew Shoe size 11BlackVans Authentic Women Round Toe Canvas White Sneakers,All Black Womens Fab Tab Sneak Fabric Low Top Fashion Sneakers,Naturalizer Womens Frances Leather Knee High Riding Boots,Fitflop Uberknit Womens Slip On Ballerina J81-506,Clr/Frost-Slv Hologram Stars Pleaser Platforms 7" - 7 1/2" Heel Size: 10,women's 1296v2 b width tennis shoes blue and guava,Ellie Shoes E-181-HUNTRESS 1 Inch Womens Knee High Boot 6 / Brown,NIKE WOMENS AIR HUARACHE RUN 7.5 VAST GREY PARTICLE ROSE WHITE 634835 029,CTAIL501DM/C/SMCRS Fabulicious Shoes 5" Cocktail Clr/Slv Multi RS Size: 12,Under Armour Modern Sport All-Around Running Women's Shoes,Puma Tazon 6 Accent Women Round Toe Synthetic Gray Sneakers,NIKE WOMENS SF AF-1 AIR FORCE 1 MID SZ 9.5 VAST GREY GUM AA3966 005,Baretraps Grazi Women Round Toe Snow Boots,BB8867 - TUBULAR SHADOW 6.5 / Green_White,Asics Women's Gel-Cumulus 19 Aruba Blue/Aruba Blue/Turkish Tile,Naturalizer Women's Okira dress Pump,Jordan Flight Basketball Shorts Style : 589163,Sjp By Sarah Jessica Parker Women's Jessa Heeled Sandal,women's l'artiste by spring step novato,Smoky Mountain Women's Madison Cowgirl Boot Snip Toe - 6472&nbsp;Circle G Ranch Women's Back Fringe Ankle Boot - Burnished BrownJack Rogers Women's Sawyer Rain Boot, Oak Suede, 10 M US,Kaanas Women's Martinique Woven Espadrille Flat Pool Slide Sandal,Jack Rogers Women's Chandler Suede Boot, Midnight, 8.5 M US,

"Through this whole process, it's almost too late to transition once you're retired so the decision was made to begin helping players understand that their careers are finite," said Mr. Flatley, who will be working as a liaison between the program and the league and players.

"There's one thing for sure, along with death and taxes, everyone's going to be an alumnus one day and if we can prepare them for the 30 to 40 to 50 years hopefully afterwards, which is really the meaningful part of their lives, that's really what the goal is."

When the former New York Islanders captain finally hung up his skates in 1997, the current support system for post-NHL life wasn't available to him. While he got a job working for the league and was involved in some businesses on the side, he describes that time in his life as empty.

Story continues below advertisement

"[Hockey executive]Brian Burke called me and said, 'We need to start an alumni program.' I remember saying to him, 'I can't believe you're calling me because I'm sitting here thinking I feel like I just fell off a cliff,'" said Mr. Flatley. "I played for 14 years and I'm sitting by myself at the kitchen table and nobody's phoning and there's nowhere to go."

Applications to the new program will be accepted starting in January, and players will have six months to complete a course once they've begun. The players will also be advised on career direction, including further education options.

The main goal now is promoting the program across the league and to the players themselves in order for the program to be successful longterm, said Mr. Flatley.

"We've got to make them come," said Ms. Spergel. "It's convincing the hockey players that, based on historical information gathered by psychologists, this is what they need."

Both have high hopes for the longevity and possible expansion of the program.

"We see this as a long-term commitment from [Ryerson]" said Ms. Spergel. "There are always going to be new hockey players coming on board."

Story continues below advertisement

"I'd be happy with the program sustaining itself and hopefully seeing it grow into more," said Mr. Flatley. "It's just opening the door to education."

Special to The Globe and Mail

Comments

Welcome to The Globe and Mail’s comment community. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff. Non-subscribers can read and sort comments but will not be able to engage with them in any way. Click here to subscribe.

If you would like to write a letter to the editor, please forward it to letters@globeandmail.com. Readers can also interact with The Globe on Facebook and Twitter .

Welcome to The Globe and Mail’s comment community. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff. Non-subscribers can read and sort comments but will not be able to engage with them in any way. Click here to subscribe.

If you would like to write a letter to the editor, please forward it to letters@globeandmail.com. Readers can also interact with The Globe on Facebook and Twitter .

Welcome to The Globe and Mail’s comment community. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff.

We aim to create a safe and valuable space for discussion and debate. That means:

  • All comments will be reviewed by one or more moderators before being posted to the site. This should only take a few moments.
  • Treat others as you wish to be treated
  • Criticize ideas, not people
  • Stay on topic
  • Avoid the use of toxic and offensive language
  • Flag bad behaviour

Comments that violate our community guidelines will be removed. Commenters who repeatedly violate community guidelines may be suspended, causing them to temporarily lose their ability to engage with comments.

Read our community guidelines here

Discussion loading ...

Due to technical reasons, we have temporarily removed commenting from our articles. We hope to have this fixed soon. Thank you for your patience. If you are looking to give feedback on our new site, please send it along to feedback@globeandmail.com. If you want to write a letter to the editor, please forward to letters@globeandmail.com.
Martino Womens Heather Closed Toe Ankle Fashion Boots,
Nike Women's Free Rn Flyknit 2017 Running Shoe,
Andre Assous Brody Women Round Toe Leather Boot,
Women's Cushe Cushe Slipper MJ (6 in Black),