What’s New

  Contact Point’s 2005 Survey Results Are In! Contact Point is pleased to announce that the preliminary results from the 2005 survey are now available. Once again, we collaborated with our french language site, OrientAction to develop a survey with questions that would help us better understand the career practitioners who use Contact Point and…

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  Contact Point Launches the Career Counselling & Development National List! Are you looking for a place where you can discuss career related issues with other professionals? Do you want to network with other practitioners? After several months of beta-testing, Contact Point is excited to launch a national email mailing list for practitioners in the…

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What’s New

  Write an Article for the Contact Point Bulletin Contact Point is looking for writers interested in submitting articles for an upcoming issue of the Bulletin newsletter. The Bulletin offers articles on a variety of topics relevant to career practitioners and the field of career counselling. The newsletter also features book reviews, conference sketches, organization…

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What’s New

  Contact Point Launches its 2005 Survey! It’s that time of year again! Many practitioners in the field of career counselling and career development are familiar with Contact Point’s annual survey. Last year, we received over eight hundred responses, in English and French, from career professionals from across every sector and province of Canada (and…

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What’s New

Cool Tools Now Online Earlier this year we began including ice-breakers and exercises in the Contact Point Flash! e-circular. These have been popular, so we will be adding them to our database as well. We welcome suggestions from our readership, and this month BC career practitioner Cidnee Johnson shared one of her favourites. A warmup that can…

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What’s New

  Contact Point Celebrates 10 Years In 1997, Contact Point was launched at a national conference sponsored by The Counselling Foundation of Canada. It was the first website of its kind to offer a unique online space for interaction and networking among career professionals across Canada, as well as provide relevant information, professional development opportunities…

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What’s New

Write an Article for the Contact Point Bulletin   Contact Point is looking for writers interested in submitting articles for an upcoming issue of the Bulletin newsletter. The Bulletin offers articles on a variety of topics relevant to career practitioners and the field of career counselling. The newsletter also features book reviews, conference sketches, organization…

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Canadian Events Shifting Directions, The Changing World of Work, Community Futures Development Coporation of the North Okanagan, Vernon, BC. October 1-3, 2006 HR 2006: Canada’s Workforce Shortage, The Conference Board of Canada, Toronto, ON. October 3-4, 2006 CAPLA Fall Focus Workshop & Annual General Meeting, Canadian Association for Prior Learning Assessment – CAPLA, Fredericton,…

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New Courses for Professional Development

  New Courses for Professional Development   Conestoga College and Contact Point are jointly launching in 2003 four New Advanced Online Courses for Career Development Practitioners. These courses will include online content, online individual and group exchange, plus a teleconferencing component. Students working in the field of career development will be able take these courses through continuing education…

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