Issue 228 | December 20, 2018


"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways you yourself have altered.” —Nelson Mandela, late President of South Africa

Happy Holidays
10% Discount in the CTL & RWA Store Just for You!

Certified Career Transition Coach
Program Starts January 14; Earn 12 ICF CCEs
Price Increase January 1
Register Today


CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL) NEWS & EVENTS

  • Happy Holidays! Exclusive Discount for You
  • Certified Career Transition Coach Program Starts January 14
  • CTL Associate News & Opportunities

RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS

  • Job Search: You Will Be Lied to and Misled – Here Is How to Protect Yourself
  • Advancement: How to Advance Your Career with Longtime Media Executive Fran Hauser
  • Resume: Five Resume Tips for Career Changers
  • Networking: The Hidden Networking Gap Between Men and Women
  • Workplace Trends: These Workers Quit Their Jobs Without Two-Weeks Notice

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

  • Colleagues Earn Prestigious Credentials

UPCOMING TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CTL & RWA Events

  • Certified Career Transition Coach
  • Personal & Social Branding Update
  • Academy Certified Resume Writer Course
  • Career Thought Leaders Professional Development Symposium

Partner Events

  • Help Anyone Start a Career Now!

CAREER THOUGHT LEADERS (CTL)
NEWS & EVENTS

Happy Holidays! Exclusive Discount for You

Thank you for being part of our tribe! As a small token of appreciation for being part of our email list, I'd like to offer a 10% discount on anything in the CTL and RWA store.

To see all the resources available and use the discount, go to http://bit.ly/ctlcareerproshop

After you've selected your items, use this code at checkout: PQV4VAYUVJPD

If you have any questions or problems with the system, please let me know.

January 14 | Certified Career Transition Coach Program Starts

Have you been looking for resources to help clients make career transitions? If you want to improve your process, obtain activities and tools to use in your practice, and enhance your coaching skills, the Certified Transition Coach Program (CCTC) is for you.

PLUS you earn 12 ICF CCEs – including 7.5 Core Competency Units when you attend live!

This program is bursting at the seams with resources for career coaching. From exploration through decision-making and starting the job search process, the training, resources, and worksheets you receive with this program include:

  • Activities to guide clients in identifying their key career drivers (interests, skills, experience, values, and more).
  • Tools to improve your process of debriefing and creating action plans from career assessments and activities.
  • Structures for tracking output of assessments and activities visually, so clients can see the progress you are making together and see the connections.
  • Resources and tools for researching new career options and target organizations to speed their decision-making and set a foundation for their job search.
  • And much more!

The program is 6 Mondays from 12:30 to 2:00 pm Eastern Time starting Monday, January 14th.

Learn More & Register Today – Price Increases January 1

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

Job Search: You Will Be Lied to and Misled – Here Is How to Protect Yourself (Forbes)
Employers and recruiters are people, too. Job seekers can catch the brunt of their human behavior – miscommunication, conflict avoidance, and, yes, sometimes flat out lies. This article shares how they can manage these human shortcomings and ask the difficult questions to protect themselves.

Advancement: How to Advance Your Career with Longtime Media Executive Fran Hauser (US News)
Listen to this podcast for insight into speech weakeners, how to stand out in meetings, and how professionals at all levels can solve common issues they face at work.

Resume: Five Resume Tips for Career Changers (US News)
The new year usually spikes interest in career change amongst professionals. If you're seeing an uptick in requests for career change resumes, this is a must read!

Networking: The Hidden Networking Gap Between Men and Women (Fast Company)
This article shares six ways women can leverage their connections the same way men do to boost their careers.

Workplace Trends: These Workers Quit Their Jobs Without Two-Weeks Notice (Washington Post)
If your client is considering joining the growing trend of "ghosting" and not giving notice, this is a great read for you and them on the consequences and what to do instead.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR COLLEAGUES

COLLEAGUES EARN PRESTIGIOUS CREDENTIALS

Congratulations to Brenda Brooks who earned the Certified Career Transition Coach credential from Career Thought Leaders. You have demonstrated your commitment to coaching and expanding your knowledge with practical tools to improve outcomes for your clients. Keep up the good work!

Congratulations to Tais Olivieri, Julie Schaller, Peg Stookey, Pamela Harris, and Olen Juarez-Lim who earned the Certified Personal Branding Strategist credential from Career Thought Leaders. They now have the Reach Personal Branding tools and sharpened coaching skills to help clients be happier and more successful at work!

Congratulations to Jill Fahlgren, Julianne Franke, Juliette Jain, Wendy Mantel, Julie Roberts, and Liza Sager 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

January 14, 2019| 12:30-2PM ET
Certified Career Transition Coach

Do you wish you had proven processes to walk candidates through career exploration and transition? Join us for the Certified Career Transition Coach program. This training – used by practitioners in university, community college, workforce, and private practice settings – provides resources and processes and leads you through integrating them into your work so you can coach with more confidence and achieve better outcomes for candidates. Approved for 12 ICF CCEs (7.5 Core Competency)!! Learn more and register.

January 15, 2019| 11:00AM-12PM ET
Personal & Social Branding Update

Join Master Personal Brand Strategists Susan Chritton, Deb Dib, and Marie Zimenoff for a fun, lively, content-packed session about personal and social branding! Free to attend. Learn more and register.

February 19, 2019| 1:00PM-2:30PM ET
Academy Certified Resume Writer Course

Increase your confidence, help candidates stand out, open doors to opportunities for yourself, and make more money! The Resume Writing Academy comprehensive resume writing training and certification program teaches you strategy, modern formatting in Word, and much more through training and feedback on your work! The program includes 5 classes, personalized feedback on 5 writing assignments, and the opportunity to join an elite list of writers. 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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