Melbourne, Florida (PRWEB) January 23, 2013
Each year CDI's Education Committee forecasts the needs of self-employed resume writers and career coaches worldwide. They then design a top lineup of expert presenters and in-demand topics for their free member teleclass and webinar series to keep these professionals at the top of their game.
Continuing the trend from 2012, CDI will offer programs that cover the tracks of:
Tactical Biz-Tech Buzz (TBTB) - Informative calls and webinars that meet CDI’s commitment to help industry professionals stay up-to-date with new technologies to support their businesses and their clients/client services. Expert presenters have included LinkedIn; BeKnown; Job-Hunt.org; Gerry Crispin; RileyGuide.com; Jason Alba; Eric Enge, author of The Art of SEO; and others.
Next Practices (NP) - Business strategy to position self-employed industry professionals to grow and maintain successful, fulfilling, and profitable private practices. Topics in this area include subjects such as pricing and selling, marketing, blogging, customer management, public relations, and financial planning. Expert presenters have included Pat Schuler, Alexis Grant, Karen Callahan, Laura Smith-Proulx, Don Orlando, Audrey Prenzel, Montell McDowell, and others.
Honing Your Craft (HUC) - How-To strategy in areas such as resume writing, career coaching, social job search, online identity and reputation management, salary negotiation coaching, and more to ensure practitioners have access to the latest tactics and techniques to help their clients excel in their job searches. Expert presenters have included Laura Labovich and Miriam Salpeter, authors of 100 Conversations for Career Success: Learn to Tweet, Cold-Call and Network Your Way to a Dream Job; TORI-Award Winners, Donald Burns and Laura Smith-Proulx; and many others.
CURRENTLY SCHEDULED TELELASSES AND WEBINARS FOR 2013:
February 19th: What's New with LinkedIn with Jason Alba of http://www.JibberJobber.com
March 12th: Debunking Resume Myths and Folklore with expert panel of CDI's Certification Committee: Laura DeCarlo of CDI; Barb Poole of Hire Imaging, LLC; Patricia Duckers of Prism Writing Services, LLC; Jill Kelly of Career Edge / Outplacement Australia; and Tom Albano of All Star Career Services
May 14th: How to Raise Your Prices and Not Feel Guilty with expert panel: Audrey Prenzel of Resume Resources; Laura Smith-Proulx of An Expert Resume; Don Orlando of The McLean Group; and Pat Schuler of The Gemini Resources Group
June 18th: Turning PITA Clients Into Endorsements with Patti Rock of Hoff Resumes and & Career Counseling Services
August 20th: Zero to Hero: What I Did (And You Can Too) to Get Here with Panel TBA
View the details of the full lineup of free expert teleclasses and webinars for CDI members at http://www.careerdirectors.com/tele_free.htm. Further, CDI archives all calls and offers a library of on-demand audio MP3s to members with over 60 titles.
About CDI: Career Directors International – http://www.careerdirectors.com
CDI is a global membership-based organization that is committed to ensuring that career and resume professionals can grow and thrive in a rich, vibrant, exciting, safe, and nurturing environment. CDI is focused on championing the industry’s cause for credibility and visibility; fostering exceptional success in every generation of career and resume professionals; and cultivating the career superhero that exists within each one of us.