Emerging Trends – the Corporate Wish List and the Successful Careerpreneur’s Strategy

January 1, 2007 |
CPC Career Development

By Sharon Graham. As business professionals, we all need to keep vigilant and focused on our future and that of our employees, colleagues, and clients. In 2007, security, privacy, ethics, transformation, knowledge, and health will be at the top of every progressive organization’s wish list. Moreover, if we want to deliver, we must become unsurpassed careerpreneurs. This year, Career Professionals of Canada researched a wide variety of Canadian career trends for the development of their most recent certification program, the Certified Career Strategist (CCS) 1. What we found is that…

Review… Guerilla Marketing for Job Hunters

September 6, 2006 |

By Daisy Wright. Jay Conrad Levinson is a well known author of the Guerilla Marketing series of books. He joined forces with David Perry of Perry Martel International, principal of an executive search firm in Ottawa, to write Guerilla Marketing for Job Hunters. This book focuses on non-traditional methods of finding a job – networking, target marketing, ‘fearless cold-calling’ and public relations. It puts a new spin on topics such as research, contacting headhunters, using the Internet, not only to post one’s resume, but getting to know and use online…

2006 Emerging Trends – Create Your Career and Business Success

December 31, 2005 |
CPC Career Development

by Sharon Graham

Two Days in Review: Toronto’s National Job Fair & Training Expo – April 2005

May 31, 2005 |

By Marian Bernard What do a group of engineers, administrative assistants, accounting support staff, IT professionals, and scientists have in common? They attended the National Job Fair & Training Expo held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Career Professionals of Canada secured booth space there as well, and I heard repeatedly from other attendees – participants and job seekers alike – that we enjoyed the most activity of any booth on site! The reason? Our booth sported a “Free Resume Assessment” sign, and prospective job seekers responded in droves! In…