Need Answers Fast? CPC’s Facebook Group is the Key!

By Daisy Wright. Want to be a part of something awesome? Join CPC’s Facebook Group! One of the best parts of membership in the group is that it’s FREE. CPC’s Facebook Group is the quickest way to get answers to your work-related challenges. Launched in July 2017, the group has quickly grown to 200+ members, as of this writing. Since…

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ChatterHigh: The Host of Canada Career Month’s National Event

By Cathy Milton. November 2017 is Canada Career Month, an annual initiative of the Canadian Council for Career Development. This year, the flagship event is Canada’s Most Informed School Competition, hosted online by ChatterHigh. If you’re wondering who or what ChatterHigh is, read on! ChatterHigh’s Beginnings Since the 1950s, higher education and career organizations participate in annual “Career Day” events,…

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New Publication: Smart strategies for managing workplace bullies out of your life and business

An alarming number of employees suffer from bullying at work.  The cost of bullying is enormous—from the lost productivity, trust, and well-being among workers to the expense of replacing people who leave, increased healthcare, and litigation.  It doesn’t have to be this way. THE BULLY-PROOF WORKPLACE: Essential Strategies, Tips, and Scrips for Dealing with the Office Sociopath is designed to…

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Canadian Resources for Career Development Practitioners

By Natalie MacLellan. Resources for Career Development Practitioners Whether you are new to the field or have been around for years, a good practitioner realizes it’s not possible to know it all. What you do need to know is where to find the answers when you need them. The following report is by no means an exhaustive guide to the…

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PINASUUTITSAQ | New Reference Guide for Career Development Counsellors Working with Inuit Clients

The Regroupement québécois des organismes pour le développement de l’employabilité (RQuODE) just published Pinasuutitsaq – ᐱᓇᓲᑎᑦᓴᖅ, a new reference guide which aims to improve career development interventions with Inuit clients, in urban and northern settings. The goal of this guide is to equip counsellors working in Inuit communities or with Inuit clients so that they might better be able to…

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Career Exploration – Free Career Exploration Resources

By Pat Shepherd. Career exploration is a lifelong process. Most career practitioners have access to a limited number of assessments. Moreover, for most not-for-profit career services, the time and cost of administering a full battery of tests is prohibitive. CPC Mastermind, Pat Shepherd offers a curated list of free online assessment resources for career counsellors and their self-motivated clients. In the past career exploration was…

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Resources for British Columbia Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to websites that for career practitioners and their clients based in British Columbia. If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in BC, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Association for Career Practitioners BC Career Development Association: Provincial career development association. Education and Training for Career Practitioners Douglas College: Career Development Practice Certificate Program….

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Resources for Alberta Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to helpful websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Alberta. If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in AB, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Associations for Career Practitioners Career Development Association of Alberta (CDAA): Provincial career development association. Private Career Development Contractors Association of Alberta: A group of…

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Resources for Saskatchewan Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Saskatchewan. If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in the province, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Associations for Career Practitioners Saskatchewan Career Work Education Association: Provincial career development association. Education and Training for Career Practitioners Saskatchewan Polytechnic: Recognition of Prior…

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Resources for Manitoba Career Practitioners

Here are some links to helpful websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Manitoba. If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in MB, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Associations for Career Practitioners Manitoba Association of Career Development (MACD): Provincial career development association. Manitoba School Counsellors’ Association (MSCA): A special area group of…

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Resources for Ontario Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Ontario (ON). If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in the province, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Associations for Career Practitioners Career Development Practitioners’ Certification Board of Ontario (CDPCBO): A non-profit corporation which oversees the certification process in Ontario. FirstWork:…

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Free Employer Guide and Webinar. Making it Work!

Making It Work! How to Effectively Manage Maternity Leave Career Transitions: An Employer’s Guide is now available for free download. Funded by CERIC, Canada Career Counselling developed this guide for anyone who employs, leads, manages, trains, coaches or supports pregnant, adoptive and parenting women at work, including but not limited to HR professionals, managers, business owners and career practitioners and…

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Resources for Quebec Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to helpful websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Quebec (QC). If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in QC, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Associations for Career Practitioners Regroupement québécois des organismes pour le développement de l’employabilité (RQuODE): Provincial career development association. Education and Training for Career…

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Resources for Nova Scotia Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to helpful websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Nova Scotia (NS). If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in NS, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Association for Career Practitioners Nova Scotia Career Development Association: Provincial career development association. Education and Training for Career Practitioners Acadia University: Master…

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Resources for Newfoundland and Labrador Career Practitioners

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Here are some links to helpful websites for career practitioners and their clients based in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL). If you are a career practitioner and you want resources for the labour market in NL, then make sure to bookmark these sites. Association for Career Practitioners Newfoundland & Labrador Association of Career Practitioners (NLACP): Provincial career development association. Education and Training for Career…

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