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Evolution of a career development association: Supporting practitioners on the journey toward professionalization

How the Manitoba Association for Career Development has helped CDPs develop skills, share resources and build capacity within the field By Deanna England The first meeting of what would become the Manitoba Association for Career Development (MACD) took place in May of 2013. It was held in a local pub with a total of three attendees.…

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How to engage in ethical advocacy work in career development

When encouraging client self-advocacy or advocating on a client’s behalf, it is vital that career professionals be aware of ethical considerations such as informed consent Andrew Bassingthwaighte While career development practitioners (CDPs) help clients navigate their career journeys, often we are also called upon to help these individuals deal with other issues that may impede…

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2021

Explore the 150+ sessions: Program now available for Cannexus22 conference

The Cannexus22 hybrid program has now been released for both the virtual edition and Ottawa-based in-person version of Canada’s largest Career Development Conference, taking place Jan. 24-26, 2022. The program includes more than 150 sessions that will keep participants current with the latest knowledge, skills and tools as well as help to sustain resilience as we approach two years of the “new normal.” Cannexus brings together professionals across the career and…

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2021

French edition of Career Theories and Models at Work is now available

Now published in French, this popular international collection of current and emerging theories and models supports the practice of career development among professionals around the world and serves as a reference for post-secondary career guidance courses. An international team of research professors and doctoral students worked on the translation and linguistic revision project to produce…
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Career briefs

CERIC launches new book on how career theory informs practice Career Theories and Models at Work: Ideas for Practice is a collection of contemporary and emerging career development theories and models that aims to inform the practice of career development professionals around the globe. The book was published by CERIC and edited by Dr Nancy…

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Career Briefs

Cannexus15: Early Bird registration ends on November 3 The Cannexus National Career Development Conference is taking place January 26-28, 2015 at the Ottawa Convention Centre. You can get the best rate by registering by Nov. 3 and benefiting from Early Bird pricing.

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