Season’s Greetings!

December 8, 2023 |
Season's greetings

Season’s greetings and warm winter wishes for an enchanted holiday season! CPC’s annual holiday break will begin December 16, 2023, and carry through to January 1, 2024. Don’t worry — you’ll still have access to all your resources and colleagues through the Career Professionals of Canada site, our professional members’ portal, the CPC Facebook Group, and the CPC LinkedIn Group. In preparation for another exciting new year, CPC’s Board of Directors will be convening in January 2024. Check out our events calendar to see everything we’ve got in store for…

A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins With a Single Step

December 1, 2023 |
Person standing at a starting point, representing that a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step.

The Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu once said, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” This quote is an inspiring reminder that every journey in life starts with a simple, yet vital, first step. Today, I take my first step with each of you and start my journey with Career Professionals of Canada (CPC). As I begin my tenure as Executive Director, I could not be more honoured and appreciative to our Board of Directors for the confidence they have shown in me by selecting me to…

Passing the Baton: A New Chapter Begins for CPC

November 24, 2023 |
Passing the baton as a new chapter begins for CPC.

Dear Members and Friends of Career Professionals of Canada, In a few days, I step aside from my role as your executive director, but I do so knowing that the spirit of CPC is stronger than ever. I will continue to serve as the chair of the board of directors, ensuring continuity and providing guidance to the organization. As I sit down to write my final CPC news feed post, a mixture of emotions wells up within me. With a heart both heavy and hopeful, I address this message to…

Reflecting on CPC’s 2023 Milestones: A Journey of Innovation and Inclusivity

November 17, 2023 |
Reflecting on CPC's 2023 milestones, we celebrate a community defined by innovation and inclusivity.

It’s a time of celebration at Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) as we mark our significant milestones of 2023. We are thrilled to share with you the remarkable progress we’ve made as we continue to foster a community of purposeful kindness and professional growth. These milestones are not mere markers in time. They are tangible evidence of our dedication to career development and our relentless pursuit of a culture defined by innovation and inclusivity. CPC has been, and continues to be, an unwavering source of inspiration and support for career…

Introducing CPC’s New Executive Director: Christine Ball

October 27, 2023 |

We are delighted to introduce Christine (Chris) Ball as the new Executive Director of Career Professionals of Canada (CPC). With a career spanning various sectors, Chris brings a unique blend of valuable qualifications and skills to her new role. Her background includes experience as an executive director, and her expertise lies in strategic planning and team leadership. Her impressive career journey in non-profit association management and operational management positions her perfectly to lead our association toward a future of growth and excellence. Chris’ path to this role has been marked…

Congratulations to our 2023 Awards of Excellence Recipients!

September 1, 2023 |
Awards of Excellence Program, Award Recipients

It is our pleasure to announce Career Professionals of Canada’s 2023 Awards of Excellence Program recipients. With our new guidelines in place for the 2023 awards program, the bar was raised. Still, the competition proved rigorous as we received 42 outstanding submissions to evaluate. I’d like to offer special thanks to our 2023 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! CPC’s membership comprises some of the very best in our profession. Please…