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99% of customers would recommend Careers by Design

Andy B.

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Financial Advisor

"Careers by Design had fantastic coaching and were very patient and supportive. I felt very comfortable talking to them about my concerns, fears and goals for my career. Also, I started to see results early on during the process. The discoveries that I made was encouraging and provided me with a sense that the process was working and motivation to continue... Read more"

a year ago

L. Sharma

L. Sharma star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt Verified customer

Manager, Non-Profit Organization

"My coaching experience was extremely valuable - it forced me to dig deep and to face the fact that I did indeed have the skills, experience and resources necessary to handle the adversity in my life and achieve key goals."

a year ago

Rob V.

Rob V. star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt Verified customer

Television Producer

"Careers by Design offers an extremely well thought out and comprehensive career program that led directly to my recent success. The coaching was compassionate, non-judgemental and highly skilled. They care deeply for their clients and their desire and passion for the work done shows through with their professional and positive attitude. I appreciated the t... Read more"

a year ago

Jessica I.

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Marketing Manager

"Before the coaching at Careers by Design, I felt there was a disconnect between the types of jobs I was interviewing for and what I really wanted to do. I was looking for opportunities that closely matched my previous job. With coaching, I tested and reviewed my values as well as my strengths and weaknesses. I came to the convincing conclusion that I was... Read more"

a year ago

Donna M.

Donna M. star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt Verified customer

Research Consultant

"Working with a career coach keeps me accountable and focused and it gets me back on track when events or my own procrastination derail me. It is easier to make plans when I get feedback from someone I trust. It is also easier to change plans in mid-stride when I notice something that is not working. I can always rely on my coach to put things into perspect... Read more"

a year ago

Andree L.

Andree L. star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt Verified customer

Senior Management Professional

"Somehow I had convinced myself that I was getting too old to change. Careers by Design has given me the courage to re-evaluate so many areas of my life. I especially appreciate their approach to working on both personal and work issues. When I decided to find a career coach, my objective was to get some career guidance. I never really expected the positive... Read more"

a year ago

Judy Rheaume

Judy Rheaume star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt Verified customer

Artist

"My strongest feeling prior to coaching was mainly of disorientation. I was looking for guidance on which direction to take my skill set. I felt no hesitation in hiring you. I was eager for your insight and what I found unique was the human touch: your method was wonderfully organic, not mechanical like other Career Counseling systems. Coaching has taught m... Read more"

a year ago

Valisa Ulrich

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"Working with Linda has been really valuable to me. Taking the career assessments and learning about myself and my strengths helped me get clear on my long term career goals. It was great to take a step back and get a fresh look at my life and what I really wanted. I got a great job that I am really happy with. Everything fell into place for me and my heart... Read more"

a year ago

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Howie Ambi

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"Worked with Adam, great person. He asked the right questions tailored to the position that I wanted to apply for. He re-worked my resume within 3 days. I am very pleased with the changes he made. My resume is more concise and more definitive to the industry I am applying for, making it versatile. Thanks for the great work."

a year ago

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Deryck Bodnarchuk

Deryck Bodnarchuk star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt

"Really improved my old resume and looking forward to getting more interviews! Listened to my situation and quickly returned results."

2 years ago

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Sid Silverberg

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Software Sales Professional

"Nicole did a fantastic job working with me to improve my resume. She is a good listener, patient and kind. A pleasure to work with."

2 years ago

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Amanda Liota

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"I am extremely pleased with the resume created by Adam W. I could never have accomplished this on my own!"

2 years ago

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Cheryl Farrugia

Cheryl Farrugia star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt

"Careers By Design was insturmental in supporting me to begin a new professional chapter in my life. The coaching helped me create and design my path. I am truly grateful for all of the support. I would definalty recommend their services."

2 years ago

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Quinlan Bruce

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Social Media Coordinator

"I was very hesitant and very skeptical coming into my coaching sessions with Careers By Design. Almost immediately, I was so impressed by how my coach, Pat, pivoted my perspective on choosing the right career path for me. We dissected my values, my professional/academic past and even practiced some stress relief techniques that are truly effective. After my... Read more"

2 years ago

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Stuart

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"I had the pleasure of being coached by Linda at Careers By Design. Linda helped me clarify my core values, interests, and brand. Her coaching has equipped me with a solid plan moving forward. I look forward to applying her teachings over the course of my career."

2 years ago

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Karim Khamisa

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"I had always been sceptical of job and life coaches in the past; to be honest I didn't see the value and thought they were extremely overpriced. After having my first job coaching session with Careers by Design, I now see value in paying for this service. My coach was amazing! She really helped me understand how to align my personal goals with realistic and... Read more"

2 years ago

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Karim Khamisa

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"Careers by Design helped me take my resume to the next level! I've received numerous resume writing consultations in the past and have even assisted many young professionals update their resumes to be more competitive when applying for jobs. My coach at CbyD educated me on things I didn't know prior and helped me revamp my resume and land my dream job! Thank... Read more"

2 years ago

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Alisha Bard

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"My session with Pat Parisi was informative, helpful, and motivating. She is an attentive listnener, and her desire to help is apparent. Looking forward to working with her further."

2 years ago

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Gillian Humble

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"After 14+ years at being with the same company, I didn’t know where to start putting my experience down in a resume. Not knowing what type of job I would be applying for, but knowing the type of job I could excel at, my experience and leadership style was captured perfectly on my resume. It gave me great confidence seeing all my accomplishments written down... Read more"

2 years ago

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Shauna JacksonCrabb

Shauna JacksonCrabb star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt star-alt

Program Advisor

"Linda is an excellent career coach who will open your mind to new possibilities and ideas that you may have never thought of before. Linda asked questions that got me thinking differently. With her coaching I was able to delve into my character strengths and values to really delve into what opportunities I could be looking for in my next career. Linda help... Read more"

2 years ago

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Helen Wilson

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Graphic Designer

"My experience with Careers By Design was amazing. The online sessions allowed me to work with my schedule and not have to travel long distances. My work with Pat lead me down a path of success. I am now enrolled in school and started a job in a career that is perfect for me."

2 years ago

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Ian Giles

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Vice President of Content

"What I received in the new resume exceeded my expectations. I am so confident with the new resume. It allowed me to see all my great experience on two pages. I have received amazing feedback on it from recruiters."

2 years ago

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Joseph Chan

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

"Coaching with Linda helped me clarify my values. I became clear about what my problem was and what I needed to do. I was then able to move to a new position that was in alignment with my values. It was easier to make the decision and accept the offer because I knew what was most important to me regarding career satisfaction."

2 years ago

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Martha Utchenik

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Psychotherapist

"Linda manifests the true essence of contemplative career counselling. Her natural compassion and empathy was essential in my finding direction and cultivating confidence when I faced a difficult Internship search for my final year of graduate school. Her heart-based approach and deep knowledge of mindfulness-based practices helped me gain a clear awareness... Read more"

2 years ago

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Lea Alvarado

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Career Counsellor

"Linda is highly trained as a counselor, an executive coach, and leader. And what makes her unique is her background in mindfulness and her heart-centered approach and emphasis on compassion and empathy in her work with clients. She has extensive experience in the career development field, supporting individuals with their career transition. She has helped h... Read more"

2 years ago

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