ICF Career Coaching Community of Practice Webinar – The Magic of Metaphor
CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS
Career Jam White Paper & Top 18 Trends for 2019 Infographic Released
Every year, Career Thought Leaders gathers the top minds of the industry to look at trends during Career Jam: Where Experts Forecast The New & The Next. In 2018, Career Jam attendees discussed how 6 Megatrends were impacting the careers industry. These megatrends included: Generations in the Workplace, the Gig Economy, Education, Artificial Intelligence, Social Branding & Recruiting, and Storytelling.
April 10 | Registration Closes for Social Branding Coach Training Program
Being visible on LinkedIn today requires an engaging profile that stands out from the noise. And, a great profile isn't enough. We (and our clients) need to understand how to be visible and connect with our audience to achieve career, leadership, job search, and business goals.
Social branding for job search has become more complex, with 66% of recruiters looking at Facebook, 25% sourcing or screening through Instagram, and using scanning technologies score candidates on personality traits based on online activity.
Are you ready to differentiate yourself in the marketplace?
Do you want to know how to guide a client through more comprehensive social brand management?
In the Social Branding Analyst certification program, coaches learn real-world strategies and get new tools to help clients craft an integrated social media strategy built around the differentiation, power, and value of a personal brand.
You'll walk away ready to:
Overcome client overwhelm by clarifying social media goals aligned with their brand
Transform social media results through development of consistent messaging
Attract your client's target audience with a strategy informed by research and best practices
Communicate your unique value to achieve your career or business development goals
You get done-for-you tools to implement with clients right away:
Lifetime access to use the 360Reach survey
Coaching plans to guide clients in using any of the top social media channels (LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
Resources for working with entrepreneurs, business owners, leaders, job seekers, and more
Plus, a community of career and branding professionals who share the latest on social platforms to keep you one step ahead of clients!
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!
Workplace Trends:Are Flexible Jobs Just a Fantasy We Promise Working Moms? (Refinery 29) Balancing work and life is challenging for most professionals. This article shares stories of parents who have found flexibility to be elusive and the career challenges they faced trying to balance work and family.
Salary Trends:Equal Pay Day 2019: Women Still Earn Lower Salaries, Fewer Promotions (USA Today) Wage conditions are improving as companies adopt salary transparency policies and states pass laws against asking salary history, yet still women face workplace hardships. This article shares data around discrepancies we can use to help clients better navigate salary discussions.
This innovative certification gives you everything you need to coach your client in creating and executing a social branding strategy to expand their thought leadership, build and nurture their network, and do their job better. The result: your clients gain competitive advantage and increase their influence and confidence. Register now.
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, April 30, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm Eastern (or listen to the recordings). Eligible for 4.5 ICF Core Competency credits when you attend live! Learn more and register.
Join career colleagues from Europe and beyond to discuss trends in education and how they are impacting career services. CTL Board Members Ruth Winden (UK) and Maike Hennig (Spain) will share information and lead a discussion around how clients are learning to advance their careers, new educational programs that are available, how new degree models are impacting career services, and more. RSVP now.
These 'Navigating Brexit' workshops will help recruiters prepare for a multitude of Brexit scenarios, interpret the latest jobs data and market trends, address staff shortages and other Brexit-related workforce challenges, and relay the outlook of post-Brexit immigration and skills strategies, future job role disruptions, and new overseas market and alternate sector opportunities to candidates. Learn more.
Join the ICF Career Coaching Community of Practice and Cynthia Loy Darst, MCC, for a fun-filled romp into the land of Metaphor. Metaphors can create powerful images and invite emotional awareness. In this experiential session, we will discuss the four main types of metaphors: situational, emotional, relational and personal. Through demos and discussion you will expand your range as a coach. Learn more.