Monthly archives: October, 2016

WCDA Member Spotlight: Abby Lemke

Name: Abby Lemke What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? I love helping people see all of the options and opportunities for their future. I also love hearing their life stories and empowering them to be the authors of their own lives. What is your specialty within the career development profession? I’ve spent …

Become a CDF

Earn your Career Development Facilitator (CDF) certificate through the National Career Development Association (NCDA). The NCDA CDF Curriculum addresses 12 career development competencies: Helping Skills – Be proficient in the basic career facilitating process while including productive interpersonal relationships. Labor Market Information and Resources – Understand labor market and occupational information and trends. Be able to use current resources. …

$500 CDF Scholarship

Written by Kathy Eidsmoe. Kathy Eidsmoe is on the board of directors for Wisconsin Career Development Association (WCDA). She is also the chair of the scholarship committee. Announcing the WCDA Roger Gantzarow Memorial CDF Scholarship Now accepting scholarship applications! The Wisconsin Career Development Association’s Roger Gantzarow Memorial Career Development Facilitator (CDF) Training Scholarship provides assistance for individuals who …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Susan Guarneri

Known as the Career Assessment Goddess, Susan Guarneri’s passion is about guiding her clients into best-fit careers and jobs – what many call their Dream Jobs. With 28 years of experience in career counseling and coaching, she combines compassion, humor and accountability to inspire and energize her clients so they can reach their goals! Susan …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Dr. Julie Hau

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Name:  Julie M. Hau What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? Work helps people find meaning in their lives, whether it be though actualizing a passion or helping their family survive and thrive or both. Supporting people in their meaning making process is a true joy. What is your specialty within the …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Jason Brown

Name: Jason Brown Favorite Quote: “Those who have a ‘why’ to live can bear with almost any ‘how’.” –Victor Frankl Favorites: Movie: Remember the Titans Book: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison Color: Blue Song: What’s Goin On, Marvin Gaye Food: Cheesecake TV Show: Sense8 Games: Football (sports) and Risk (board game) Hobbies: I enjoy trying new recipes and cooking them for myself and others. …

WCDA Member Spotlight: John Pritchett

Name: John Pritchett What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? I really enjoy the variety of things I get to do as the Career Development Services Coordinator for WCTC, but helping people through the process of exploring  their career options will always be my favorite. What is your specialty within the career development …