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Special Notice – CPC Membership, Courses & Business Continuity Plan

Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) is up and running during the Coronavirus crisis. We’re doing our very best to maintain full access to courses and member benefits for our community. We are primarily a volunteer-based organization that relies on membership and course registration income to support our programs and services, but we also know that…

Career Professional Community Resources & Support

This global crisis has certainly taken all of us aback. It has caused us to rethink a lot of things that we’ve been doing to support our clients and take care of ourselves. How We Are Supporting Our Community We’re thinking a lot about our member community and we hope you’re staying safe and healthy.…

St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day commemorates the life and work of St. Patrick, a Christian missionary who lived in the fourth and fifth centuries. The shamrock leaf, a species of clover, is the St. Patrick’s Day symbol and green is the colour of the day. It is a tradition for Irish festivities to take place all across…

Career Professionals of Canada Bulletin on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Our thoughts go out to our members, colleagues, clients, and others who have been affected by the outbreak of COVID-19. We know it’s never been more important to help Canadians through this difficult time – especially those living in vulnerable communities, managing precarious work situations, and dealing with difficult life circumstances. There is a great…
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COVID-19: Get the Employer’s Edge over 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Employers owe legal obligations to their clients, customers, the public, and of course their employees. At the same time, employers also have certain rights that are closely related to their responsibilities. The coronavirus has led employers to seek information regarding their rights and responsibilities in this exceptional climate. As always, employers should #ASKCCPartners! Here are…
Indigenous Peoples in Canada, Career Development, Indigenous beadwork

Indigenous Peoples in Canada: A Primer for Career Development Professionals

There is a rich and diverse Indigenous population in the land that is now known as Canada. More than one-and-a-half million strong, Indigenous people make up the youngest and fastest growing population in Canada. Career practitioners have professional responsibilities to serve these clients in culturally appropriate ways. Building an understanding of Indigenous Peoples, culture, and…