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Career Professionals of Canada is the national association for career practitioners.
We are a member-run, volunteer-driven social enterprise.
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Career Professionals of Canada is a uniquely Canadian not-for-profit association. We are the leading member-run, volunteer-driven social enterprise in Canada. Our members support clients in all provinces and territories, from coast to coast to coast. CPC members:

  • Help people successfully navigate work, learning, and life transitions.
  • Are coaches, counsellors, educators, consultants, coordinators, specialists, writers, administrators, managers, and executives.
  • Work in universities and colleges, government organizations, non-profit services, and private sector businesses.
  • Guide clients in career development, work-life coaching, interview coaching, employment consulting, and résumé writing.

If you strive to help people through their career journey, we invite you to join us. We are an inclusive national association for aspiring and expert career professionals. No matter what experience or education you hold, you have a home with us. Join us now:

By joining Career Professionals of Canada you are making an investment in your personal and professional development. You'll increase your connections, enhance your expertise, and raise your visibility. We'll help you gain contacts, credibility, and credentials in our profession.

We're working together for your career success!

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Career Professionals of Canada News Feed

ABC Everyday Numbers – An Exciting New Program from ABC Life Literacy Canada

ABC Life Literacy Canada is a national charitable organization that champions literacy by empowering adult learners, raising awareness, and supporting the adult learning sector. The organization develops and supports the use of foundational learning materials and helps build the sector’s capacity by convening and connecting the adult literacy community and…

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Empowering Career Development: The Role of Technology Tools

Technology tools have become invaluable aids for career development professionals seeking to enhance their support for clients. These tools offer many benefits, including increased accessibility, personalized guidance, and streamlined communication. For example, online career assessments can provide clients valuable insights into their skills, interests, and expectations, helping them make more…

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Supporting 2SLGBTQI+ Clients: Fostering Inclusivity and Equity in Career Development

In the ever-evolving landscape of career development, inclusivity is not just a buzzword – it’s a fundamental necessity to protect the human rights of gender-diverse jobseekers and clients. As career development professionals, our role extends beyond résumé writing and interview coaching. We are change advocates who aim to champion the…

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Celebrating 20 Years of Excellence: The Enduring Legacy of Career Professionals of Canada

  For two decades, Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) has been a beacon of excellence in the field of career development. As the national association dedicated to supporting and promoting career professionals across Canada, CPC has a rich history, a lasting legacy of impact and influence, and a strong brand…

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Maneuvering Calgary’s Jobs Crunch

Business in Calgary: Calgary has a lingering jobs crunch.   Although the Calgary job market is in constant flux, and the Calgary job search grind is more digitally efficient than ever, the reality is that Calgary job searches – for employees and for employers – are often challenging, overwhelming, frustrating and…

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CPC Member of the Month: Kohinoor Dev Roy

Based in Edmonton, Alberta, Kohinoor Dev Roy is a dedicated professional with over 5 years of experience in Canadian immigration consulting and career coaching. As a licensed immigration consultant and a Certified Career Strategist (CCS), she brings expertise and high standards to her clients. Kohinoor closely collaborates with new and…

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The Career Professional's Creed

A Declaration of our Code of Professional Conduct in Real-World Language

"I am proud to be part of a helping profession. In all interactions with clients and colleagues, I demonstrate unwavering ethics, integrity, and purposeful kindness. I consistently act with professionalism, practicing only within the boundaries of my qualifications. I seek out opportunities to learn and grow because my clients deserve leading-edge support. I embrace the values of diversity and inclusion, showing respect to all clients as I ensure their unique needs are met and their dignity is maintained. The members of my community of practice are my strongest allies and collaborators. Collectively, we nurture trusting and effective relationships with the individuals we are privileged to serve."

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