Issue 223 | November 16, 2018


"A simple 'Hello' could lead to a million things." – Author Unknown

Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next
NEW FORMAT & TOPICS!
November 30, 2018 – Worldwide Locations & Virtual Options
Learn More

Resume & Profile E-Summit: How to Write Education Resumes & CVs that Make the Grade
Friday, December 7, at 12:00 Noon ET
Register Today


CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS

  • Career Jam Locations & Topics Announced
  • Resume & Profile E-Summit: How to Write Education Resumes & CVs that Make the Grade
  • CTL Associate News & Opportunities

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

  • Interviewing Technology: AI Is Now Analyzing Candidates' Facial Expressions During Video Job Interviews
  • Social Media: Facebook Takes on LinkedIn As a Career Portal with E-Learning, Expanded Mentorship, and Jobs Features
  • Social Branding: How to Leverage Social Proof to Attract the New Generation
  • Resume Writing: Top Executive Resume Writing Services Share 10 Expert Job Search Tips for 2019
  • Leadership: The Myth of the Rational Leader - Why Spock Could Never Run a Business

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

  • Colleagues Earn Prestigious Credentials

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CTL & RWA Events

  • International Careers Industry Trends Discussion
  • Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next (Formerly Career Brainstorming Day)
  • Resume & Profile E-Summit: How to Write Education Resumes & CVs that Make the Grade
  • Digital Leadership: How to Prepare Yourself for Digital Transformation
  • Career Thought Leaders Professional Development Symposium

Partner Events

  • Help Anyone Start a Career Now!

CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL)
NEWS & EVENTS

NOVEMBER 30 | Career Jam: New Topics & Format Announced

As a subscriber to the CTL weekly Happy Hour, we're guessing that you love to stay on top of the latest in the careers industry. Did you know that you could be a part of identifying and articulating the trends?

If you strive to be ahead of the trends that are impacting the careers industry, job search, personal branding, leadership development, recruiting, career advancement, career planning – the core of your work with clients – you will find like-minded colleagues at Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next!

We're celebrating the 9th year of this international event with new features and topics! You will learn about 6 megatrends during an exclusive webinar on November 26. Whether you join us live or listen to the recording, you'll get the background information on the trends and tips on disrupting habits and questioning the status quo.

Then, on November 30th you'll gather with colleagues (virtually or in person at locations around the world) to brainstorm about how these trends are impacting – and will impact – the careers landscape. You'll network and share best practices for our work with clients in light of this new information.

How will artificial intelligence change recruiting, hiring, and job search? How will career services adapt to meet the needs of Millennials and the shift from career paths to portfolios? How will the rise of online education and a decreased focus on degrees change career advising and decision-making?

Join your trend-seeking and trend-setting colleagues to learn and share!

In-Person Events:
London UK
Boston, MA USA
Honolulu, HI USA
Tampa, FL USA
Washington, DC USA Metro Area
Atlanta, GA USA
Saint Louis, MO USA
Bay Area, CA USA

Virtual Events:
Europe (Paris Time)
North America (Eastern Time)
Australia/New Zealand/Singapore

Learn more and register for Career Jam.

DECEMBER 7 | Resume & Profile E-Summit: How to Write Education Resumes & CVs that Make the Grade

What's the difference between a CV and a resume? How do you know whether to create a resume or a CV for someone applying to a position in academia?

How do you help a client transition out of academia into corporate or vice versa?

In this E-Summit, Marie Zimenoff and Dr. Cheryl Minnick will answer these questions and more based on their combined 30+ years of experience in academia ... including sitting on search committees to hire positions like Chancellor, Provost, Vice President, Director, faculty, program directors, staff, and student employees.

Register to attend live or view the recording.

CTL ASSOCIATE NEWS & OPPORTUNITIES

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

Want to get in on these 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!

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

Interviewing Technology: AI Is Now Analyzing Candidates' Facial Expressions During Video Job Interviews (Inc.)
The use of technology in hiring has been steadily increasing over the last few years. This is another advance, and one we and our clients need to understand. How will it change how you coach clients preparing for video interviews?

Hiring Tech: Facebook Takes on LinkedIn As a Career Portal with E-Learning, Expanded Mentorship, and Jobs Features (Tech Crunch)
Facebook is on the hunt to encroach on LinkedIn's territory as the go-to platform for career. Read this article to keep up on all the new features they're rolling out. If your clients don't think Facebook is for job search, they also need to see the data from the last Jobvite Recruiter Nation Study.

Social Branding: How to Leverage Social Proof to Attract the New Generation (Forbes)
These employer branding tips can inform our clients' social media networking and job search, our online reputation management, and social media strategy for business growth! If you want to learn more about how the next generation is changing work and careers, join your colleagues at Career Jam 2019!

Resume Writing: Top Executive Resume Writing Services Share 10 Expert Job Search Tips for 2019 (Rosa Vargas on LinkedIn)
Help your clients kick their job search into gear with these strategies from our professional resume writer colleagues.

Leadership: The Myth of the Rational Leader – Why Spock Could Never Run a Business (Forbes)
Many of our clients still buy into the notion that analysis and rationale are the primary tools of leadership. This is a fun read to help challenge that thinking and highlight the importance of emotional intelligence.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

COLLEAGUES EARN PRESTIGIOUS CREDENTIALS

Kudos to Robin Ogden, Rosy Rodriguez, and Marion Franklin Cannon who earned the Certified Hidden Job Market Coach credential from Career Thought Leaders. They are now among a growing group of coaches who've created more structured processes for job seekers to achieve their goals even faster!

Congratulations to Ellie Vargo who renewed her Master Resume Writer credential, demonstrating her mastery of the art of resume writing and continued dedication to staying on top of trends to provide the best outcomes for her candidates. Kudos to you, Ellie!

Congratulations to Lorraine Lyman for earning the 360Reach Analyst credential. She has invested in learning how to incorporate external feedback into her clients' brands through the most widely used personal branding 360. Kudos to you all for the work you do!

Congratulations to Pamela Harris, Peg Stookey, and Tais Olivieri who earned the Certified Personal Brand Strategist credential from Career Thought Leaders. They are now among an elite group of strategists who use the industry-leading Reach Personal Branding process to help clients extract, express, and exude their brand!

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

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

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

CTL & RWA EVENTS

November 26, 2018 | 12-1PM PARIS TIME
International Careers Industry Trends Discussion

After careers industry professionals from 12 countries gathered in Madrid for the CTL Symposium in May, there was great interest in gathering quarterly to discuss international career trends. Join us for the second exciting gathering of career professionals who are interested in and knowledgeable about international careers! Learn more and register.

November 30, 2018 | 11:30-3:30PM US-ET; Global Locations & Virtual Events
Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next (Formerly Career Brainstorming Day)

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 at marie@careerthoughtleaders.com.

December 7, 2018| 12-2PM US-ET
Resume & Profile E-Summit: How to Write Education Resumes & CVs that Make the Grade

What's the difference between a CV and a resume? How do you know whether to create a resume or a CV for someone applying to a position in academia? In this E-Summit, Marie Zimenoff and Dr. Cheryl Minnick will answer these questions and more based on their combined 30+ years of experience in academia ... including sitting on search committees to hire positions like Chancellor, Provost, Vice President, Director, faculty, program directors, staff, and student employees. Learn more and register.

December 14, 2018 | 10:00-11:30AM US-ET
Digital Leadership: How to Prepare for Digital Transformation

Professionals in all industries are facing the challenge of preparing for the 5 domains impacted by digital transformation: customers, competition, big data, innovation, and value proposition. Join this session as Certified Personal Brand Strategist Amalia Sterescu shares insights you can use for yourself and your clients. Learn more and register.

March 25-27, 2019| 8:00-5:00PM US-PT
Career Thought Leaders Professional Development Symposium

Early registration is open for our annual professional development event! We will be on one of the only private beaches in San Diego for 3 days of learning and connecting focused on rejuvenating our approaches, our professional growth, and our clients' careers. Learn more and register.

PARTNER EVENTS

Help Anyone Start a Career Now!
Live, Interactive, Practical Training for Practitioners
Seattle-FEB 1 | Southern CA-FEB 28

Do you help the unemployed, under-employed or unhappily employed to get jobs & start careers? This event is for you. Join nationally-recognized careers expert and author, Elisabeth Sanders-Park, for a day of powerful, practical, interactive training. You'll learn a 5-step process and proven tools to: Mobilize Motivation, Clarify Direction & Job Target, Prove Qualification, Overcoming Barriers, and Get to Decision-Makers... and do it well and quickly.

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