"Though you can love what you do not master, you cannot master what you do not love."
(Mokokoma Mokhonoana, South African Philosopher and Social Critic)
Register Today for Resume E-Summit:
Writing Powerful LinkedIn Profiles
Presented by Melanie Lenci, Award-Winning LinkedIn Profile Writer and Marie Zimenoff, Master Personal Branding Strategist
June 26, 2015
For years, the E-Bridge has been your resource for the latest intelligence in the careers industry and tools you can share with your clients or use to improve your craft. CTL wants to make it easier for you to access these resources by providing a smaller number of them weekly! This will also mean fewer marketing emails for our events and more opportunities for you to share your successes with the group.
Writing Powerful LinkedIn Profiles (June 26, 12 noon to 2 pm Eastern): LinkedIn dominates today’s job search and personal branding landscape. This E-Summit will provide the latest trends in writing great LinkedIn profiles so that our clients are found for the right opportunities and stand out among the 364 million LinkedIn users! Register Today.
WELCOME NEW CTL ASSOCIATES
Welcome to our newest CTL Associate:
Matthew Liptak, Resume by Recruiter, LLC
Why Become an Associate? We invite you to contribute your articles to the CTL Library which is reserved exclusively for CTL Associates. Emails from CTL with invitations for various writing, coaching, media, and publishing opportunities go out to all of our CTL Associates several times each month, so be sure to check them out!
National Career Development Association Global Conference
Stop by and see us at the National Career Development Association in Denver! CTL will be an exhibitor and Marie will be speaking about branding on July 1 at 10:20 am. CTL board member Michelle Carroll will also be speaking on July 1 at 1:00 pm and on July 2 at 8:30 am.
THE LATEST CAREER & EMPLOYMENT INFOGRAPHICS & VIDEOS
What’s Your Career Personality Type?
How can you choose the career that’s right for you? This fun infographic walks you through understanding the 6 main types of careers as determined by John Holland. A fun tool for explaining this one aspect of career decision making to your clients!
The Art of the Sound Bite
Anyone seeking to persuade others, stand out from the crowd, and be remembered will benefit from watching this short video on how to create powerful sound bites.
Recruiters Use Big Data to Identify Job Hunters
Recruiters are using “big data” tools to know when people are likely to leave their current job – even if the decision is still months away. Watch the video and read the article to learn how this new software analyzes workers’ online behavior.
How to Be an Indispensable Force in the Workplace
Becoming indispensable helps add value to our career, whether we are looking to advance or want to be the most attractive candidate for a new job. This article offers 4 ways to become the kind of indispensable, top talent that all employers and hiring managers are looking for.
6 Design Tips for Marketers
Whether you are working on your own website or want to create resumes with better visual appeal, this article provides valuable tips on typography, white space, design elements, and more!
These Are the New Rules of Work
“Work is increasingly both everywhere and nowhere...” We’ve read many articles on the future of work, and this one offers a new perspective and is applicable and actionable for your executive coaching clients.
Congratulations to Marvin Adams who renewed his Credentialed Career Manager distinction, demonstrating his leadership, expertise, and dedication to service in the careers industry. Kudos to you, Marvin!
Congratulations to Siti Williams, the latest career professional to earn her Academy Certified Resume Writer (ACRW) credential from the Resume Writing Academy. You did a great job in the program and have become a talented resume writer.
NEW JOB & PRESENTATIONS
Our best wishes to Kimberly Schneiderman as she starts her new position as Practice Development Manager for RiseSmart! How exciting to be starting a new chapter in your career. Congratulations!
Joan Runnheim Olson, Pathways Career Success Strategies, LLC, presented “Gender Tune-Up: Shifting Nontraditional Recruitment & Retention into High Gear” at Lord Fairfax Community College in Middletown, Virginia on April 24, 2015. Joan shared strategies designed to increase gender diversity in classes and programs that prepare students for a nontraditional career.
June 9, 2015:Certified Resume Development Coach Program.
Branding trends and hiring practices change quickly! This certification is for careers industry professionals that work within workforce, nonprofit, or other organizations and coach individuals in developing resumes. When you don’t have the luxury of time to write for a client, how do you help them maximize their results? This program will provide coaching skills, resume-building tools, and resources for you to guide them in creating effective career marketing documents.
June 9, 2015: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. This program combines application of job search best practices, ICF core competencies, and coaching techniques. You will dig deep into all 11 ICF core competencies. Coaching demos and coaching practice will expand your job search coaching skills.
June 15, 2015: World Business and Executive Coach Summit
I hope some of you were able to attend the WBECS free Pre-Summit sessions. If you want more practical tools for building your coaching practice and accelerating your success, check out the full Summit sessions. Early bird pricing ends June 4.
June 26, 2015:E-Summit: Writing Powerful LinkedIn Profiles.
There’s no doubt that LinkedIn dominates today’s job search landscape. As such, it’s critically important that we stay abreast of constant changes that impact how we write great LinkedIn profiles so our clients are found by the right people for the right opportunities! Sign up for the live or recorded E-Summit and 30+ pages of handouts, including samples and resources.
CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) & RESUME WRITING ACADEMY (RWA)