Career Thought Leaders will once again be a sponsor of the National Career Development Association Conference in Houston, TX, June 27–29, 2019. If you are attending, stop by the vendor table (313) and see/meet Marie Zimenoff, CEO. If you are in the area, let her know ... she'd love to meet for a meal or cold treat!
Marie and Susan Chritton, Master Branding Strategist and Instructor for the Certified Personal Branding Strategist program, are honored to be selected as presenters at ICF Converge in Prague, October 23–26, 2019. The presentation will be on Thursday and Friday about writing bios and social media profiles to attract your ideal clients. We're also in the initial phases of planning a one-day meeting for our Europe colleagues before Converge – so stay tuned!
CTL Associates, be sure to check the Associates area of the website for details on the following opportunities:
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
Business:Red Flags to Watch for When Hiring a Freelancer (Business.com) If you are thinking about hiring a freelancer to help with writing resumes, marketing, or another aspect of your business, this is a must-read. Also, consider that coaching, branding, or resume clients see us in a similar light and make sure your marketing avoids these red flags.
Entrepreneurship:Should You Turn Your Passion into a Career? (Study International News) If you have clients who are considering turning their passion into a career or are getting that advice from someone in their network, this is a great read.
Welcome Maureen Farmer, Jessica Hernandez, Ann Holm, Susana Arbex de Araujo, Luciana Balduino, and Giuliana Hadade to the Certified Personal Branding Strategist community. They are now equipped with coaching skills and tools to walk clients through the transformational Reach Personal Branding process!
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.
Join your fellow RWA certification community colleagues (ACRWs, ACPWs & MRWs) in a conversation about resume topics! For this quarter, we'll be discussing resume design – from formatting elements in Word to infographics. In these calls, we will provide content to update you on trends and then facilitate a discussion where you can ask and share with your certification community. RSVP today.
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