CPA Prince Edward Island has partnered with CPA Alberta to offer members a couple of career development seminars. These 1 to 2 hour seminars are free of charge to CPAPEI members; members can register by clicking the links below.
The two first seminars are:
Career Transition: Reinventing your Career - Deciding when is the right time
April 12, 2023 | 3:00pm Atlantic | 1 hour session
The world of work means that changing careers is inevitable. However, making the decision to make the move for career transition is a big one, which is intimidating. Career transition is the process of finding and moving into a new career. The transition period may start years before you consciously decide to make any actual change. The big question is- how do you decide when you should make the transition, are there specific factors you should consider? Are there things happening on the job? Do you still like your job?
- Reasons to transition career
- Identifying goals during career transition
- Guidelines to transitioning career
- Making the move
In this session the aim is to:
- Develop an acceptance of the need for career transition
- Identify signs which suggests the need for career transition
- Outline steps in planning for career change/career transition
How do I stand out in the job search process? Building your Brand
May 11, 2023 | 12:00pm Atlantic | 2 hour session
It is important that job seekers are able to develop a value proposition that hence delivers a uniquely consistent and compelling message about how to market and sell themselves to the employer effectively.
The value proposition is considered to be a part of your overall persona career Brand. It answers the employer’s question “Why should I hire you instead of someone else?”