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99% of customers would recommend Careers by Design

Brenda R. Chamberlain

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"Careers By Design truly changed the direction of my career. After being unemployed for over 6 months, I was completely unmotivated to continue searching for new jobs, and often thought about pursuing a different career path. Someone mentioned that I needed to see a career counselor and I figured it was about time I did something like that. After being coac..." Read more

4 years ago

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Alex Klefeldt

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Construction Management

"Careers by Design gave me all the tools to navigate the job market. They gave me confidence in my own abilities and helped me find direction for my career."

4 years ago

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Maureen Shields

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Information Entrepreneur and Coach

"I would highly recommend coaching with Careers by Design. They are a highly professional coaching team that sincerely cares about their clients’ success. Lee provided a well-structured approach to exploring my values, passions and skills. The HeartMath tools, a series of self-discovery exercises, and regular meetings (including Lee's thoughtful questions an..." Read more

5 years ago

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Karim Ismail

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"I had the opportunity to receive coaching regarding my career direction. It made me realize where I could truly excel. Once I made the shift based on the plan I developed with my coach, I've never looked back. I would very highly recommend their career coaching services!"

5 years ago

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Stina Dios

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Artist

"I worked with Pat Parisi over Skype and she really tailored the experience to my needs. As a recent graduate, she helped me find an identity and options in a competitive job market. Thanks to her I have a fresh new outlook on my career and tools to help me focus on my goals. Thanks Pat!"

5 years ago

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Nicole Wray

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"I'm a freelance writer for Workopolis. Careers By Design has kindly and promptly contributed excellent career and networking advice for pieces I have written over the years. She's the first person I think of when I need expert career advice. Thanks Shirin and team!"

6 years ago

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Sorrell Scrutton

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Photographer

"Pat, with Careers by Design, was immediately very easy to sit down with and talk to about things that felt very personal to me. The advice I received was life-changing to say the least! I would highly recommend Careers by Design."

6 years ago

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Elizabeth Pazzelli Johnson

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Media Sales Professional

"I worked with Lee over the course of several months when going through a career change. I enjoyed her insight and found the Skills & Values assessment to be very insightful. I learned about aspects of a career that was of high value to me and Lee and I worked together to 'match up' these values and my skill set to my next career. I would highly recommend a..." Read more

6 years ago

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Louise Jones

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Bilingual Administrative and Marketing Professional

" Lee is an outstanding coach: her interview role playing and debriefs - delivered with gentle encouragement and a sense of humour - have improved my interview performance. Well done!"

6 years ago

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Judi Lopez

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Project Management

"My Careers by Design coaching calls were fantastic! I met with Pat bi-weekly over zoom which was super efficient (for me). Pat helped me identify a lot of things I didn't even realize about myself that I can use to my advantage when seeking a new career in Project Management. My work and education are not consistent so I found it difficult to sell myself..." Read more

2 months ago

Judi Lopez

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"Pat from Career by Design helped me to realize my full potential. She opened up my perspective and changed my outlook on what I've accomplished in my career journey. I am looking for a career change and feel more equipped and confident to speak about my qualifications and skills to get the job I want. Invest in yourself! Having a career coach is one of the..." Read more

5 months ago

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Gordon Watt

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Superintendent, Fermar Paving Ltd.

"After reading the cover letter, then the resume, I hired myself! WOW, you're amazing! Thank you, thank you and thank you, Tami"

6 months ago

Andrew Mushore LLM

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Senior Consultant, Interim Management & Executive Search

"Tami took on the task of assisting me with a revamped resume and LinkedIn profile. After an intake call, Tami very quickly turned around a draft for review. I am an executive in transition and had lost touch with resume writing and LinkedIn presence. The quality of her work, and the way she was able to capture and convey the best parts of my experience was..." Read more

9 months ago

Amy Robinson

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Customer Service Specialist

"Working with Careers by Design made the process of finding a new career path approachable and clear. From the first phone call I felt heard and that my needs would be understood. My coach made our meetings a place to share ideas and be honest with myself about what I was really looking for from an employer. This gave me the confidence to ask questions ab..." Read more

9 months ago

Amy Robinson

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"Careers by design was a great organization to work with while I considered a new career direction. Pat in particular was very helpful in many ways. Specifically guiding me in exercises that pinpointed what was important to me in a job as well as what kind of organizations fit that description. Kudos!"

10 months ago

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Karima Dieleman

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"Pat helped me through a very difficult time. I had lost my work due to covid, and then after spent several months caring for my dying grandmother. I was feeling very lost and confused about what steps to take for my future. I was very depressed when I first started with Pat. Pat guided me towards resources that helped me learn more about coping strategies fo..." Read more

10 months ago

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Laura

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Vice President, Communications

"I was looking for someone who could help me dig into my own questions and clarify my goals in order to take action that would lead me in a healthier, more holistic and fulfilling direction. Jeanet offered extraordinary listening skills, a deeply intuitive sense and an ability to genuinely hear and see me as a person and a professional. She brought the tools..." Read more

10 months ago

Stina Dios

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Artist

"I worked with Pat Parisi over Skype and she really tailored the experience to my needs. As a recent graduate, she helped me find an identity and options in a competitive job market. Thanks to her I have a fresh new outlook on my career and tools to help me focus on my goals."

10 months ago

Markus McCray

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Construction Manager

"I am a man of few words and I didn't know how to put in order my ideas and expertise to let the interviewers know that I'm the man for the job. Thank you for the career counselling and coaching I received - it made a huge difference in my life."

10 months ago

Landon Whittaker

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Graphic Designer

"Pat helped me to find direction but more importantly helped me find confidence in my skills and experience."

10 months ago

Brad Keenan

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Executive Director

"Careers by Design put me in touch with Jeanet, which is one of the best career moves I ever made. Jeanet gets it. Jeanet's mock interviews helped me master answering questions that I previously was not confident in my responses. Jeanet's incredible expertise in career strategy and as a life coach was very beneficial."

10 months ago

Brittney Francis

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Theatre Artist

"The coaching sessions brought a deeper level to my exploration and the various careers that are available to me. Now I feel that I have a plan and a series of tasks that will make my goals more manageable. I really enjoyed looking at a career as something that incorporates the other values and aspects of your life."

10 months ago

Chris Hoult

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IT Support Analyst

"I was looking to transition to a new career in IT and needed to show how my skills and experience made me a suitable fit. Adam helped to draw out my professional achievements and position my brand so well that I landed a job in the industry in no time."

10 months ago

Daniela Castillo

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Student

"As an over-thinker and worrier, I always managed to stress myself out. Having the tools to identify the cause of my stress and the emotional importance I have placed on it has helped me to slowly rid myself of it."

10 months ago

Shine Thomas

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Clinical Researcher

"Nicole has done an amazing job in transforming my resume, cover letter and also made my LinkedIn profile to be more professional and easier to spot, and for my skills to become transparent to recruiters and future employers."

10 months ago