Publications + Products

Applying Career Development Theory to Counseling, Richard S. Sharf. 1997, Brooks/Cole Publishing Co. ISBN – 0-534-34503-4 Assessment Guidelines: Reviewing and Renewing Counselling Services, David Robertson and Rita MacDonald. 1995, Ontario College Counsellors and the Association of Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology of Ontario (ACAATO), Toronto, ON. ISBN – 0-7713-0456-0 Career Cruising, Anaca Technologies. 1997.…

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The Contact Point Team

The Contact Point team is constantly expanding. If you would like to be a member of the board of directors, participate on a committee, or be a beta-tester, please send a letter of inquiry highlighting your experience and commitment. Let us know how you can be a part of “the team.” We strongly encourage practitioners…

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Conference Sketches

The International Association of Career Management Professionals (IACMP) recently held its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Jane Lanthier of Mossop, Cornelissen & Associates was there and provides a sketch of the keynote presentation. Jeremy Rifkin, author of The End of Work, kicked off the conference with a dynamic and engaging presentation that left participants energized…

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Snapshot

By Kathy Gollert, Canadian Career Information Association (CCIA) The CCIA draws its 250 members from several sectors: education, government, social and community services, libraries and private practice. The primary goal of these career practitioners is to develop and share current career information. To this end, four professional development meetings are held each year; three issues…

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Practitioner’s Corner

By Sahri Woods Baum, Centre for Student Development and Counselling, Ryerson Polytechnic University; and a member of the Contact Point board As a counsellor working in a university counselling service, I am very excited about Contact Point, which allows career counsellors across Canada, and in fact worldwide, to access up-to-date information and exchange ideas and…

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Job Ads

CanWIN/Info-Emploi CanWIN/Info-Emploi is seeking two people to give leadership to its continuing development. CanWIN/Info-Emploi (formerly CanWorkNet) provides a major Internet service linking providers and consumers of career, education and labour market information. CanWIN/Info-Emploi may be visited at www.canworknet.ca. For more information on the Executive Director or Partnership Manager positions, please visit the Job Board at…

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Hot Sites

Canadian Content CareerBeacon.com: www.careerbeacon.com Calgary’s CEC Site: www.nextsteps.org University of Waterloo’s: Electronic Edition of a Career Manual http://www.cdm.uwaterloo.ca Young Canada Works: www.pch.gc.ca/ycw-jct\   Resume Writing Career Mosaic’s Job Hunting Guide: www.fortune.com/fortune/careers Job Smart Resume Guide: jobsmart.org/tools/resume/ The Riley Guide: www.rileyguide.com What Color Is My Parachute, Electronic Edition: www.jobhuntersbible.com/intro/wciyp.shtml

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