Former President & CEO, Arterra Wines Canada
"Adam Winfield is a great writer, clear thinker and insightful branding specialist. Thank you Adam! I really appreciate your skill and professionalism in delivering - truth, well told!"
Continuous Process Improvement Consultant
""Linda Faucheux at Careers by Design expertly guided me through a professional transition and helped me refocus my job search towards a fulfilling career. I was always looking forward to our weekly sessions where Linda's resourcefulness and her mindfulness-based approach were key elements in streamlining my career goals with my personal values.""
Paula Onye Utomi
"It was such a pleasure to work with Linda! She helped me to connect to my inner values, see my strengths, and prepare for interviews. It was very grounding and positive to start each session with a guided meditation. Thanks to Linda’s help and support, I landed a promising job!"
a year ago
Cybersecurity Solutions Architect
"Very happy with this service. Adam understood the technical details of what I do which was a great help. He was always able to make modifications or answer my questions very quickly even when my communication was sporadic. I haven't applied for any new jobs yet but I know once I do I will get interviews which is all I can ask for!"
Senior Marketing Director
"My experience with Careers by Design was enjoyable! Adam is extremely skilled and efficient. He was able to easily understand my career objectives and translate it into a strong, sharp, results oriented resume. I also took advantage of the new executive one pager service. Its a great single sheet visual format which summarizes my significant accomplishment..." Read more
Principal, Communications Connect Global Inc.
"It's one thing to *know* what you're bringing to the table when applying to your dream job, but it's a whole other thing to be able to communicate that value to the employer. Enter Tami Cooper at Careers by Design: Whether you're just starting out in your career, an internationally-trained professional, or a seasoned executive ready for the C-suite, Tami b..." Read more
Writer & Researcher
"I am so grateful to Pat at Careers by Design for helping me to take the steps necessary to transition to a new career at a pivotal time in my life. When I first started working with Pat six months ago, I could not imagine getting to a place where I would be able to discover a second career that felt suited for me, but I have. With her wealth of experience i..." Read more
"Linda was very supportive during my job search. I appreciate how she listened to all my concerns, talked me through my issues, & provided guidance. She helped me refine my interview answers and LinkedIn profile. As an introvert, I find networking challenging. But Linda taught me to change my perspective & approach to networking that helped me make connectio..." Read more
""I'm a logistics specialist and while talented in my work, resume writing is not my strong point! My company recently closed their doors and I have been left seeking new employment. With just a short conversation, Tami was able to intuitively capture exactly the image I wanted to portray to potential employers. She exquisitely highlighted my experience, c..." Read more
"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
"I really appreciated the feedback I got for my resume, cover letters, and LinkedIn profile. Very supportive service."
2 years ago
"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
2 years ago
"My experience of working with Linda was great. I thoroughly enjoyed the meditation piece at the beginning of every session, makes one more centered and focussed. Another positive thing about working with her was her customized approach which was tailored to fit my needs. Lastly, I feel more confident and have gained clarity on my goals and objectives after m..." Read more
2 years ago
"Linda helped me narrow my options down to a viable career path that will provide stability and growth."
2 years ago
"Linda is a gentle soul, remarkable listener and informed guide. Her cheerful spirit is infectious, her knowledge of career counseling both broad and deep, both practical and inspired. I have worked with her from both the US and Europe. In fact, anytime I have a career hurdle or question whether it is related to training, preparation, or best matching my skil..." Read more
2 years ago
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"
Andrew Mushore LLM
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
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
"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!"
2 years ago
"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
2 years ago
"Working with Linda was extremely helpful for me. I’m glad that I took the time to take full advantage of coaching. I have a new vocabulary about how I am feeling. I am clear on my values and I have greater awareness about myself as a professional. Being able to talk through my process was very helpful. I highly recommended working with Linda"
2 years ago
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
"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."
"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."
"Pat helped me to find direction but more importantly helped me find confidence in my skills and experience."