Career Professionals of Canada News Feed

What’s Your Word of the Year?

December 30, 2022 |

Every December, I take some time out for one of my favourite activities — selecting my word of the year. I like to identify a word (or phrase) which sets out my intention for the following year. As part of this process, I look back at my successes and I look ahead toward my goals. This exercise helps me to centre myself. It brings focus to the many aspects of my career and my life. By selecting and sticking to one word or phrase, I can create significant and lasting…

All New CPC Programs – 2023 Courses, Certifications, and eGuides!

December 23, 2022 |
CPC online courses better than ever

Career Professionals of Canada is leading the way again! In 2023, all our eGuides, online courses, and certifications will be better than ever! New CPC eGuides! Career Professionals of Canada’s eGuides are now more robust and comprehensive. These are must-have resources for any career professional: The Canadian Career Strategist, 192 pages. The Canadian Work-Life Strategist, 220 pages. The Canadian Interview Strategist, 152 pages. The Canadian Employment Strategist, 158 pages. The Canadian Résumé Strategist, 146 pages. If you currently have a CPC certification, or are in the process of being certified, log in to…

CPC’s Bright Future

December 2, 2022 |
CPC's bright future as a not-for-profit represented by a crystal ball

As Career Professionals of Canada embarks on its first fiscal year as Canada’s national, not-for-profit career development association, members of the board of directors share their thoughts about CPC’s bright future. Dorothy Keenan This is the start of a new chapter for Career Professionals of Canada! CPC continues to evolve and grow. I became a member in 2014, and at that time, we had 350 members; now we are on the cusp of having 1000 members. What an achievement! As of December 1, 2022, CPC officially started its first fiscal…

Purposeful Kindness, Meaningful Gifts, and New Beginnings for CPC

November 25, 2022 |

On July 1, 2004, I founded Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) with a big dream. I hoped to develop a national association that would support career professionals from coast-to-coast-to-coast. On Canada Day 2022 we were thrilled to re-introduce CPC as a not-for-profit corporation. This December will mark the start of our first full fiscal year and the beginning of a new chapter for CPC. We have finalized the transfer of all business assets to our new not-for-profit association. CPC members are always at the heart of everything we do, and…

Congratulations to our 2022 Awards of Excellence Recipients!

August 28, 2022 |
Awards of Excellence Program, Award Recipients

It is my pleasure to announce Career Professionals of Canada’s 2022 Awards of Excellence Program recipients. I’d like to offer special thanks to our 2022 team of judges who were presented with the difficult challenge of selecting the winners, honourable mentions, and nominees this year — this was not an easy task! With our new guidelines in place for the 2022 awards program, the bar was raised. Still, the competition proved rigorous as we received 46 submissions to evaluate. CPC’s membership comprises some of the very best in our profession.…

Career Professionals of Canada Announces New Not-For-Profit Association

July 1, 2022 |
CPC Career Development

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Career Professionals of Canada Announces New Not-For-Profit Association Canada’s largest national non-profit association for Career Development Professionals. New Hamburg, Ontario, July 1, 2022 – Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) today announced the creation of a new not-for-profit association for the career development sector, becoming Canada’s first national association supporting Career Development Professionals from coast-to-coast-to-coast. “CPC is a caring and sharing community of career professionals. We are excited to re-introduce our association to the sector as a not-for-profit organization. This move positions CPC to be a national leader…