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CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS
SEP 15 | Resume Writing Training: ACRW Group Class
Did you know that you can learn to write tight and design beautiful, ATS-friendly documents while earning the most recognized credential in the business … all in one training program?
The Resume Writing Academy's resume writing training is the only comprehensive, strategically focused program guaranteed to teach you how to write career documents that will increase earning power for your clients and propel your career forward.
Next live webcast class starts Friday, September 15, from Noon to 1:30 pm Eastern.
What Does RWA Involve?
5 classes on resume strategy, resume writing, content development, cover letter and LinkedIn profile writing, formatting, grammar, keyword and ATS optimization, and more
6 hands-on projects formatting and writing resumes and cover letters
Individualized feedback on your writing, strategy, and design (including video feedback to demonstrate MS Word concepts) to hone your skills
What Do You Get With RWA?
Hundreds of pages of handouts and samples of resumes, cover letters, e-notes, LinkedIn profiles, and more
100-page resume e-book
50-page cover letter e-book
8 videos demonstrating best-in-class formatting and presentation techniques
Discounts on other training programs and events sponsored by RWA and CTL
Subcontract writing positions with other resume companies – a great way to gain additional experience while making money(!); these projects generally pay between $100 to $400 per resume
Opportunities for publishing, speaking, job fairs, and other projects – some with compensation and some for building your professional visibility and credibility
MAY 1 | Join Us in Madrid: 2 Seats Remaining on Group Flight
Thrive: Helping Careerists Navigate a Global, Virtual & Gig Workforce May 1 to 3, 2018 NH Nacional Paseo Del Prado, 48, Madrid, Spain
Career Thought Leaders and Resume Writing Academy are going abroad for three exciting days of global connecting, learning, and exceptional value.
The 2018 conference will be a true international symposium, with attendees joining from across the U.S., Europe, Australia, South America, and beyond.
For those traveling from the U.S., we've put together a group flight so you can enjoy the company of your career colleagues as you travel. You are welcome to reserve tickets for guests. We will also be coordinating ground transportation for the group to the hotel.
Saturday, 4/28, Delta #410; Depart JFK 7:35pm arrive Madrid 9:15am
Saturday, 5/05, Delta #210; Depart Madrid 10:20am arrive JFK 12:33pm
Pricing & Payment Information
Current price including all taxes and fees is $535.56. The taxes could change.
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
CTL Board Members Jan Melnik, Deb Dib, and Ruth Pankratz, as well as CTL CEO Marie Zimenoff, will all be at The National Resume Writers' Association conference in Chicago October 4–6! If you are planning on attending, let us know. We look forward to seeing you there.
Career:Do You Really Need 'Meaning' At Work? (The Ladders) We hear this a lot from clients of all ages – that they want work with 'meaning.' This article does a thorough job of talking about meaning and why it is important.
Congratulations to Molly Culbertson on earning her Academy Certified Resume Writer (ACRW) credential from the Resume Writing Academy. You have shown true dedication to learning and applying new resume strategy, writing, and design concepts, and become a top writer in the field. Kudos to you, Molly!
RWA is the first comprehensive, strategically-focused resume training program, guaranteed to teach you how to write powerful and effective resumes. Whether you're a beginning resume writer who wants to learn the art of resume writing or an experienced writer who wants to strengthen the breadth and depth of your expertise, RWA is for you. Join us as we celebrate this as our 25th class! Learn more and register.
Job search takes a toll on client confidence, motivation, and follow-through. From targeting their search to networking and using social media, opportunities for fear to erode their success are constant. Are you looking for tools to address fear and barriers that stop job seekers in their tracks? The Certified Hidden Job Market Coach (CHJMC) program offers a structured approach to job search planning, networking, and proactive search, enhancing your ability to move candidates into new jobs quickly. 6 sessions starting Thursday, October 12, from Noon to 1:30 pm Eastern (or listen to the recordings). Learn more and register.
Unlike most LinkedIn training, our program is built on a platform of personal branding and provides context so coaches can help their clients build an efficient, integrated social media strategy. This innovative certification gives you everything you need to help your clients build stellar LinkedIn profiles and use LinkedIn to expand their thought leadership, build and nurture their network, and do their job better. We've integrated secrets and tips for maximizing the value of LinkedIn and share advice you won't find elsewhere. Learn more and register.
Career Jam is your opportunity to participate in exploration, conversation, and discovery as career colleagues. We'll be adding new features and topics this year to keep the event fresh! Career professionals in the US, Canada, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand join in-person and virtual events to share, explore, learn, and collaborate. If you'd like to host an event in your city, please contact Marie for more information. Learn more and register.
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. Learn more here.
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. The purpose of this program is to prepare you to coach clients/students to obtain a desired job in their organization of choice. 8 sessions starting Tuesday, October 3, from Noon to 1:30 pm Eastern. Learn more and register.
This is great training for trainers, teachers, coaches – any one who wants to 'teach it quick and make it stick.' Crafted by expert Sharon Bowman based on current brain science, and delivered by CTL Founding Board Member Elisabeth Sanders-Park, this 2-day event takes your training to an advanced level! Fills quickly. Early bird and CTL discount (code: CTL$100) available. Learn more and register.