Career Professionals of Canada News Feed

Get the Most from Critiquing Résumés at Career Fairs

By Audrey Field, CPC PR & Marketing Advisor The career fair is not the appropriate venue for charging to critique résumés. You are in a room full of employers, surrounded by many candidates who have no job or are looking for better employment. The résumé is already printed. When they approach you, they are hopeful,…

Career Fair Charisma

By Audrey Field, PR & Marketing Advisor While this article focuses on strategies for a powerful presence and resume assessments at Career Fairs, many of these recommendations are worthwhile in any situation where you are manning a booth to promote your product or service. Career fairs are a purely marketing initiative. We all need to…

CPC Member Appreciation – November 2008

The strongest bond of human sympathy outside the family relation should be one uniting working people of all nations and tongues and kindreds. ~Abraham Lincoln CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Charles Fraser Lee Weisser Renewing Members: Lidia Siino Catherine LeBrun Krysti…

Don’t work Job Fairs? That Could Cost You Thousands

Don Orlando, MBA, CPRW, JCTC, CCM, CCMC If you are a regular subscriber to professional organizations’ e-lists, you may have read comments that describe job fairs as “…a waste of time and money….” It doesn’t have to be that way. I’ll suggest why you might want to support job fairs (you’ve already seen a powerful…

CPC Member Appreciation – October 2008

I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the community, and as long as I live it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. ~George Bernard Shaw CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. Newly Certified: Jillian Ricketts, CRS Marsha…

CPC Member Appreciation – September 2008

No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it. ~H.E. Luccock CPC is proud to acknowledge the following individuals for being such an important part of this community. New Members: Louisa Ielo Linda Dupuis-Pépin Ivan Podiman Lydia Fernandes Mitri Hanna Renewing Members: Susan Easton Marlene Slawson Newly Certified: Acer Ashashimi,…