Be on the Lookout: Watch for emails from CTL with invitations for various writing, coaching, media, and publishing opportunities. Emails go out to all CTL Associates several times each month, so be sure to check them out!
UPCOMING CONFERENCE APPEARANCES
ATD Conference | Atlanta, GA
CTL and RWA CEO Marie Zimenoff will be presenting on a panel at the upcoming ATD Conference in Atlanta, GA, on Sunday, May 21: "Growing in Place: Maximizing Your Value at Work," at 4:30 pm. If you are planning to attend, let her know! She'd love to meet up with you and will be there the duration of the conference as she's also volunteering in the career center.
NCDA Conference | Orlando, FL
As a graduate of the NCDA Leadership Academy, Marie will be on a panel for incoming Leadership Academy members at the NCDA Conference in Orlando June 28–30. CTL Board Member Michelle Carroll will also be presenting at the conference. Please let Marie know if you'll be there as she's always excited to see fellow NCDA goers (this will be her 10th NCDA conference!).
RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS
Coaching Value:Coaching Can Transform Careers (CorpComms) Our gift to you for International Coaching Week: Language to help you communicate the power of coaching! This article has a few great phrases you can adopt to do just that.
Coaching Skills:3 Habits of Highly Effective Coaches (Michael Hyatt) A good short reminder of key coaching skills for more effective engagements with clients – simple things that we can always do better!
Kudos to Xi Yu on earning her Academy Certified Resume Writer (ACRW) credential from the Resume Writing Academy. You have dedicated yourself to learning resume strategy, writing, and design to better serve your clients. Keep up the great work, Xi!
Congratulations to Deb Welke on earning her Academy Certified Profile Writer (ACPW) credential. Your commitment to write creative, comprehensive LinkedIn profiles and add value with other social media profiles for your clients truly puts you and your candidates ahead of the curve. Kudos to you, Deb!
In this CTL Associate Call, our CTL Board will be sharing a few nuggets from Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next. We'll also be talking about what this means for your career! The call is open to all CTL Associates and is a way to help you stay current, learn some new tricks, and share some of your own wealth of information. You MUST be an Associate to participate. To read about all of the benefits and opportunities of becoming a CTL Associate ($399 lifetime fee), click here.
We're bringing you an entire week just focused on your business! Our lineup of more than 10 hours of content includes experts in branding your business, closing sales, creating products, using social media to grow your business, maximizing your website SEO, and much more!! Sessions will run from 11 am ET to 4 pm ET each day, so block out your calendar and watch for registration to open later this week. Learn more and register.
May 1-3, 2018 CTL Conference & Professional Development Symposium Goes to Spain
Mark your calendars now and start planning an international excursion … our annual exclusive, in-person professional development opportunity (conference) is going global! Career colleagues from Europe are excited to host us in Madrid, Spain, for the 2018 Professional Development Symposium, Thrive: Helping Professionals Navigate a Global, Virtual & Gig Workforce. We'll be planning a group flight and providing a 10-pay registration option so you can spread out your expenses.
Would you like to add Job Search Coaching to your coaching practice? Joan Runnheim Olson, owner of Pathways Career Success Strategies, LLC and adjunct faculty member with the Institute for Life Coach Training, will be teaching the Advanced Job Search Coaching Program Thursdays from 12-1:30 pm ET. The purpose of this program is to prepare you to coach clients/students to obtain a desired job in their organization of choice. Learn more and register.