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Volunteerism: The Vehicle for Driving Change in the Community

April 5, 2019 |

By Lori Jazvac. National Volunteer Week takes place April 7-13, 2019. This year, we are celebrating “The Volunteer Factor – Lifting Communities”. Volunteerism plays a vital role in our communities. The theme of this year’s celebration is a wonderful reminder that we can achieve significant milestones when we unite together to accomplish shared goals. The documents in this campaign kit will help guide you in planning, promoting, and executing volunteer appreciation events that are successful. There is more to volunteering than giving of one’s time and resources. Whether you volunteer…

Webinar Series – Activating Potential: How to Apply Mindset Tools to Empower Your Clients Toward Career Success

March 28, 2019 |

Career Professionals of Canada is partnering with CERIC for a new Webinar Series with CPC Member, Shellie Deloyer. Presenter: CPC Member, Shellie Deloyer Dates: Wednesday, May 15, May 22, & May 29, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET Cost: Full Series CPC Member: $119 Cost:   Full Series Non CPC-Member: $159 We all have clients who are struggling with career clarity and motivation. We’ve all worked with individuals where our regular programs, approaches and options just don’t cut it. This webinar series will introduce you to a set of tools…

Career Competence Survey: Have your voice heard!

February 2, 2019 |

The Canadian Career Development Foundation (CCDF) is partnering with the Canadian Council for Career Development (3CD) to implement the project, Supporting Canadians to Navigate Learning and Work.  We will work closely with career development stakeholders across Canada to update and expand the Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Development Practitioners (S&Gs) so that they reflect current and emergent practice in the career development field. To include the full range of professionals doing career development work across diverse settings in Canada, we need your help!  Please complete the survey to indicate how…

Resolve to firm up your CCS & CCDP in 2019!

December 28, 2018 |

NEXT ONLINE COURSE STARTS JANUARY 2019 We are pleased to offer a one-of-a-kind professional development program for those practitioners who are working towards their Certified Career Strategist (CCS) and Certified Career Development Practitioner (CCDP) certifications. Certification is a formal recognition of the skills, knowledge, and experience of Career Development Practitioners (CDPs). Association membership, ongoing professional development, and certification help you develop competencies and professionalism in our field. CPC’s distance learning format allows you to learn in an interactive classroom format with 24/7 access to course content. Your facilitator will directly…

The ONLY Tip You Need to Improve Your Writing

August 10, 2018 |

By Stephanie Clark. There is power in the written word. Writing that is fluid and makes sense has the power to engage the reader and inspire trust in the writer. Of course, the opposite is equally true: write poorly in a mishmash of meanings and run on thoughts that confuse and confound the reader and jumble of ideas and you’ve lost your credibility and sent your reader shaking her head and reaching for the remote! With the above example, you get my drift. And yet. I have seen résumés, composed…