Calgary Career Counselling is coming up on its eighth anniversary in July, and, as I reflect on these past years, I am proud not only about the firm having helped thousands of Canadians, but that we have donated our time and services to many individuals and organizations along the way. As a career and workplace […]
Are you someone, or do you know someone, who has military experience and are looking to find a way to maximize that experience and training to develop or start your civilian career? Many have struggled to find a way to blend and market what they know and have learned from their commendable service to […]
Here are five LinkedIn pitfalls that many users make and suggestions on how to fix them: 1. Don’t have an incomplete profile. Recruiters are using LinkedIn to find great candidates like you, so make sure they can find you. Fill in all the sections that are relevant to you. Add rich detail, using keywords […]
Though many employers proudly declare themselves an “equal opportunity employer,” individuals who identify with a disability may still wonder how their disability impacts the opportunities available to them. I have worked with countless clients living with chronic illness, physical or cognitive impairments, and/or a mental health diagnosis; many of whom believe their career choices […]
Since February is the month of Valentine’s Day and Family Day, it seems like a fitting time to reflect on how we can support our loved ones through career transitions. Just like other major life changes, career shifts are often emotional and intense. Though your loved one is the one making the career change, you […]
So you’ve decided it’s time to move on from your current job. No matter the reason, sharing your resignation with your boss and co-workers can be thrilling, stressful, and even sad. It’s important to remember that planning your exit strategy in a calm, diplomatic manner can only work in your favour. Here are a few […]
Instead of a New Year’s resolution, why not make 2017 the year for your New Year’s REVOLUTION? If you have not been happy in your career for some time now — and your dissatisfaction goes deeper than a few adjustments or tweaks in your work situation — perhaps it’s time to make a change. Whether […]
Though we are often busy with holiday activities in December, it is also a great time of the year to slow down and reflect. As you cozy up to stay warm, grab your favorite hot drink and enjoy this selection of some of the most popular articles shared by CCC’s social media team in 2016! […]
Do you notice that when you ask someone how they are doing, the answer is often, “I’m so busy”? We are constantly faced with growing workloads, and with a steady flow of information infiltrating our phones and inboxes, we are left with less time than ever. As a wife, mother of three children (ages eleven, […]
Another school year is halfway done! This is the final part of our two part series on how to have a successful school year for both students (Part 1) and parents (Part 2). We get a lot of phone calls from parents wanting to support their children in choosing the right education and career paths. […]
Career counselling with a Registered Psychologist or Career Coach is an excellent way to make career decisions and find a fulfilling career direction. The process of career counselling includes personality, interest and values assessments, and coaching sessions to ensure you find the right career path for you. All career counsellors at Calgary Career Counselling are Master’s- and Ph.D.-level Psychologists and Career Coaches with extensive experience helping people reach their full potential.
We’re a private organization offering fee-based services, but many extended health plans cover Registered Psychologists. Further, we regularly donate our time to helping those in need with career planning presentations and individual career counselling. Our current relationships include The Calgary Women’s Immigrant Association and Discovery House.
Calgary Career Counselling Office: Suite 305 - 1167 Kensington CR NW Calgary, Alberta T2N 1X7 (403) 261-5085