Issue 226 | December 6, 2018


"If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea." – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, French Writer & Poet

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

Digital Leadership: How to Prepare Yourself for Digital Transformation
Friday, December 14, 10:00–11:30 am ET
Register Today


CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS

  • Resume & Profile E-Summit: Education Resumes
  • Digital Leadership: How to Prepare Yourself for Digital Transformation
  • CTL Associate News & Opportunities

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

  • LinkedIn: LinkedIn Cuts Off Email Address Exports with New Privacy Setting
  • Career: 13 Ways You Can Be Happier at Work, According to Experts
  • Networking: The New Networking: How Marketers Connect in 2018
  • Resumes: Your One-page Resume May be Killing Your Job Search
  • Social Branding: A New App Flags the Old Tweets that Could Get You Fired

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

  • Colleagues Earn Prestigious Credentials

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CTL & RWA Events

  • Resume & Profile E-Summit: Education Resumes
  • 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

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.

DECEMBER 14 | Digital Leadership: How to Prepare Yourself 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 & register.

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

LinkedIn: LinkedIn Cuts Off Email Address Exports with New Privacy Setting (Tech Crunch)
If you or your clients were using the export feature in LinkedIn to fill your email list, you'll soon find blank fields in your downloads. In compliance with GDPR, you will now need to go profile to profile to access them. Although you can manually allow your email to be exported, don't expect many will take the time to do so.

Career: 13 Ways You Can Be Happier at Work, According to Experts (Business Insider)
Research in 2017 showed that 48% of people are unhappy at work. Read this article to discover the top factors in unhappiness at work and a few strategies you can share with clients for increasing their workplace satisfaction.

Networking: The New Networking: How Marketers Connect in 2018 (Marketing Week)
Interesting trends on how networking is changing for those in corporate and small business settings – both online and off.

Resumes: Your One-page Resume May be Killing Your Job Search (Money Watch)
As professional resume writers, we've long bemoaned the one-page resume advice many job seekers hear. This article gives you data to share on when the one-page resume is appropriate – hint: not near as often as we hear!

Social Branding: A New App Flags the Old Tweets that Could Get You Fired (Quartz at Work)
Social branding and online reputation aren't just important for job search. This is a must-read for anyone who is employed and is active on any social network.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

COLLEAGUES EARN PRESTIGIOUS CREDENTIALS

Congratulations to Jasmine Briggs, Kylie Chown, Carole Dupre, Nelson Emilio, Sylvia Herraez, Maria Houle, and Ali Hunter who earned and renewed the Certified Social Branding Analyst credential from Career Thought Leaders. They now lead the pack in guiding clients to create a stand-out social brand based on the Reach Personal Branding process!

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

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| 8:00AM-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.

2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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