10 May 2011

Career development event @ Civic Library

National Career Development Week (NCDW), an initiative of the Career Industry Council of Australia, is a weeklong celebration held during 16 – 22 May 2011. NCDW aims to promote awareness of career development and encourage all Australians to develop the skills to manage their careers, learning, work and lives.

As a part of NCDW 2011, Civic Library is hosting a seminar presented by the Career Development Association of Australia (CDAA). Find out what a career professional can do for your career at this free information and networking session:

  • Hear stories about what help career coaches offer
  • Learn how career professionals support managing talent
  • Assess your career using a Career Checklist
  • Put your questions to career professionals
  • Enter the draw for a free career consultation
Event: Career Information Session for Adults
Date: Wednesday 18 May 2011
Time: 5.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Venue: Civic Library 
Book now for this event to secure your place.

 
The following is a list of resources suggested by the CDAA:

Books:


 
Tools and websites:
Career Anchors Test
www.careeranchorsonline.com/SCA/startPage.do

Career Development Association of Australia
http://www.cdaa.org.au/

Career Industry Council of Australia
http://www.cica.org.au/

Career Education and Transitions, ACT Government
www.det.act.gov.au/school_education/career_education

My Future, Australia's career information and exploration service
http://www.myfuture.edu.au/

The Job Guide 2011
http://www.jobguide.deewr.gov.au/ 

Skills Information
http://www.skillsinfo.gov.au/

Services for mature age Australians
http://www.deewr.gov.au/Employment/Programs/ExpPlus/Pages/news_NewSrvMatureAus.aspx

Franchise Council of Australia
http://www.franchise.org.au/

 
NEW: Visit the Job Help section of our website

Visit the CDAA website: http://www.cdaa.org.au/