Search Results: Lori Jazvac

CPC Awards of Excellence Recipients

CPC Awards of Excellence Recipients Congratulations to all of Career Professionals of Canada’s Awards of Excellence program Winners, Honourable Mentions and Nominees! 2021 Awards of Excellence Outstanding Career Leader Winner: Maureen Farmer Nominee: Gail Kastning Outstanding Career Professional Winner: Kim Cooper Honourable Mention: Edwyna Laughton Nominees: Felisha Ali | Maureen Farmer | Mohammad Hayat | Ksenia Lazoukova…

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How Advanced Résumé Training Helped Me Innovate

A few years ago I wrote an article about résumé brand engineering. The comments I received and the discussions I had with other careerpros following the release of this article caused me to reflect on how I came to develop insight into the power of brand engineering. I realized that many of my own innovations in…

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Interview Practice: A Perfect Summer Activity

Now that summer is in full swing, it’s the perfect time to supplement your client’s résumé package with interview role-play sessions. Interview practice now will position your client to secure a rewarding role in the fall. While there are different styles of interviewing, behavioural or situational interviews are quite common. They are actually designed to elicit…

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Informational Interviews: A Valuable Networking Tool for Career Transitions

When a client starts experiencing increasingly demanding employer expectations, the decision to leave may seem like a rational choice. A career change can fuel one’s passion, maintain work-life balance, and enable a client to get off the beaten path. But wait! A quick move may not prove to be the best option. Remind your client to…

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Raise Your PAW — Submit a Nomination for a CPC Award of Excellence!

Are you struggling with the decision of whether or not to submit a CPC Award of Excellence nomination? As a new career professional starting out in mid-2013, I felt unprepared to submit a nomination for an Award of Excellence. However, I wanted to challenge myself and tackle seemingly impossible goals while improving my résumé writing…

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Global Crisis: A Wake-Up Call to Raise Our Consciousness

These days, we are all in the midst of a complex transition requiring a careful reengineering of our daily lives and routines. We’ve had to quickly learn to navigate the world of remote work while being challenged by an unpredictable economy. I have conversed with clients who are using “a one day at a time…

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