Issue 193 | April 20, 2018


CAREER TRENDS HAPPY HOUR
"For things to reveal themselves to us we need to be ready to abandon our views about them." – Thich Nhat Hahn, Vietnamese monk

CTL Professional Development Symposium
Network & Learn with Colleagues in Madrid May 1-3
Registration Closes TODAY

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CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS

  • CTL Professional Development Symposium May 1-3 in Madrid
  • CTL Associate News & Opportunities
  • Visit Us at These Upcoming Events

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

  • Branding: The Celebrity CEO – Why Branding Yourself Is as Important As Branding Your Company
  • Interviewing: A Mind Trick That Will Help You in Job Interviews (And In Life)
  • Workplace Trends: 84% of Talent Managers in APAC Say They Hire Gig Workers
  • Job Search: MyHuntPath – "Headhunting" Job Search Skills Now Available to All Job Seekers
  • Funny: A Cover Letter to Express How We All Feel About Job and Internship Application

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CTL & RWA Events

  • CTL Conference & Professional Development Symposium
  • CTL Associate Quarterly Call with CTL Board
  • Certified Personal Brand Strategist Class

CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL)
NEWS & EVENTS

MAY 1 | Join Us in Madrid: 2018 Career Thought Leader Symposium

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 experience, with attendees joining from across the U.S., Europe, Australia, South America, and beyond. Join your colleagues from more than 13 countries in learning from international experts in the careers industry, including John Lees, Antoinette Oglethorpe, Elisabeth (Harney) Sanders-Park, and more!

Registration Closes TODAY - Register Now!

Plus, you'll have an opportunity to see Madrid and network with your colleagues at a traditional Flamenco show and dinner, a tapas tour, and other evening events.

See the Evening Event Details

CTL ASSOCIATE NEWS & OPPORTUNITIES

CTL Associates, be sure to check the Associates area of the website for details on the following opportunities:

CTL Associates receive discounts on the Master-E-Sessions, conferences, and more! Log in and view the Associates page for details.

Want to get in on the opportunities? Join as a CTL Associate today!

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 CEO Marie Zimenoff will present at the Asia Pacific Career Development Association Conference in Beijing, China, May 15–19, 2018. Her presentation, "Be Influential, Indispensable, and Incredibly Happy at Work: The Power of Branding!" will be on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 11:20 am. More details.

CTL Board Member Susan Chritton and Marie Zimenoff will present "How to Write a Bio that Connects" at the NCDA Conference in Phoenix, AZ, June 21–23, 2018. The session will be in the first group of Presentation Series, Thursday, June 21 from 3:50 to 5:00 pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

Branding: The Celebrity CEO – Why Branding Yourself Is as Important As Branding Your Company (Forbes)
Whether you work with CEOs or not, this is a must-read about the way branding is applicable to individuals beyond their company – or the company for which they work.

Interviewing: A Mind Trick That Will Help You in Job Interviews (And In Life) (Seattle Times)
Read about an interesting hack to remember important material – including answers to interview questions your clients have prepared. Great information you can use in many ways!

Workplace Trends: 84% of Talent Managers in APAC Say They Hire Gig Workers (HumanResources)
The gig economy is rapidly becoming the new normal for companies hiring. This article shares interesting data about the companies that are hiring them and those that are choosing to work in the gig economy.

Job Search: MyHuntPath – "Headhunting" Job Search Skills Now Available to All Job Seekers (Benzinga)
A new education platform launched recently to share the techniques and methodologies of the executive recruiter with job seekers. An interesting read!

Funny: A Cover Letter to Express How We All Feel About Job and Internship Applications (The Daily Orange)
The cover letter your clients want to write but never will! Good for a Friday laugh.

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Visit the 2018 Calendar of Events for all CTL and RWA events this year.

CTL & RWA EVENTS

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. Learn more.

June 11, 2018 | 12-1PM ET
CTL Associate Quarterly Call with CTL Board: Coaching Best Practices

In this CTL Associate Call, our CTL Board will be leading a discussion about best practices for coaching clients who are in career transition, looking to advance their career, working to improve their leadership skills, and beyond.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.

August 23, 2018 | 11AM-12PM ET
Certified Personal Brand Strategist Class

Learn the Reach Personal Branding methodology a comprehensive, three-step process for uncovering, communicating, and nurturing your personal brand. Developed by William Arruda and proven with thousands of clients and participants, this methodology is the future of career management and essential to expanding professional and personal success. You will earn 3 certifications: 360Reach Certified Analyst, Certified Personal Brand Strategist, and Social Branding Certified Analyst. Learn more and register.

Please email your kudos, upcoming events, or latest happenings to me at marie@careerthoughtleaders.com so that I can share them with everyone!

For information about CTL & RWA credentials:

Academy Certified Resume Writer (ACRW)
Academy Certified Profile Writer (ACPW)
Master Resume Writer (MRW)
Credentialed Career Manager (CCM)
Certified Career Transition Coach (CCTC)
Certified Personal Brand Strategist (CPBS)
Certified Social Branding Analyst
360Reach Analyst

2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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