Career Professionals of Canada News Feed

CPC Member Appreciation – APRIL 2010

May 5, 2010 |

There can be no vulnerability without risk; there can be no community without vulnerability; there can be no peace, and ultimately no life, without community. ~ M. Scott Peck CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Atoosa Adnani Jennifer Gill Joanne Capagna Kate Dance Lotte Struwing Rose Aborhey Scott Wilkinson Tamara Beatteay Vedran Tintor Renewing Members: Aubrey Carrega Beverley Stevens Brenda Badgero Darlene Zambruski Grace Cuff Hassan Abtidon Imran Ismail Jennifer Foreman Jennifer Kloosterman Juliet Allen Karen Shane…

CPC Member Appreciation – February/March 2010

March 29, 2010 |

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” ~Vince Lombardi CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Amy Knapp Anna Belanger Anouschka Van Den Bosch Audrey Taylor Barry Kuntz Betul Kilicaslan Carol Biggin Carrie Steeves Catherine Mayerlen Fatuma Ahmed Jayne Barron Laurie Kelly Lesley Candler Lisa Auffrey Lisa Cartaginese Lise LeBlanc Pat Roberts Rita Pittman Solita Stanley Tracey Gramm Renewing Members: Alison Ireland…

CPC Member Appreciation – January 2010

January 21, 2010 |

We are in community each time we find a place where we belong. ~ Peter F. Block CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Cheryl Catallo Catherine Eby Joan Baker Renewing Members: Wayne Pagani Heather Erskine Annie Labrecque Paulin Tanya Taylor Skye Berry-Burke Newly Certified: Amanda Wencel, CRS Barbara Stefaniak, CRS Catherine LeBrun, CRS Nancy Ewen, CRS

Congratulations to our own Sharon Graham!

January 18, 2010 |

It brings me great pleasure (… scrap that, I’m stoked!) to let it be known that our Executive Director, Sharon Graham, has just been named co-recipient of the Stu Conger Award for Leadership in Career Counselling and Career Development! (The CCDF site will be updated shortly) “This award is given to individuals who display outstanding vision and leadership in promoting and advancing career development and career and employment counselling in Canada” I would like to thank everyone who offered their support in Sharon’s nomination – testimonials, letters, and volunteers; you…

The Much-Maligned Mission Statements: Let’s stop complaining about them and use them properly

December 31, 2009 |

If an organization does not have a written mission statement that is embraced by all of its members, profits and productivity suffer. Organizations professing to believe in their vision and mission statements, but which do not practise their values, are worse off than companies with no written direction at all. Saying one thing to employees and doing another kills a company’s credibility and causes employee commitment and productivity to nose-dive. Here are the results of interviews with 500 employees and managers. About 95 per cent of the employees interviewed said…

CPC Member Appreciation – November 2009

December 8, 2009 |

We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men. ~Herman Melville CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Michelle O’Donohoe Toby Lee Patricia Leiser Judy Crooks Michelle Onderwater Glenn Malone Renewing Members: Lee Weisser Catherine LeBrun Maureen McCann Louise Shea Newly Certified: Jeannie Thomas, CCS Keri Gray, CCS Mitri Hanna, CRS Neely Hazell, CRS Janice McKillop, CIS