OCAD U Alumni Relations has partnered with CareerJoy, Canada's career coaching company, to offer new benefits to our alumni community. CareerJoy is uniquely focused on the Canadian professional and offers one-to-one, face-to-face career coaching at eight locations across Canada — from Halifax to Vancouver — as well as the option and flexibility of tele-coaching.
Discounts on career coaching services
As of August 2016, OCAD U alumni are eligible for the following discounts on CareerJoy services:
$100 discount on any Foundation level CareerJoy program
$200 discount on any Professional level CareerJoy program
$400 discount on any Executive level CareerJoy program
Please identify yourself as an OCAD U alumni when you contact CareerJoy for initial consultation.
Free CareerClass webinars
CareerJoy will also provide free live CareerClass webinars to OCAD U alumni, which we will post on the main Alumni Events page as they become available.
Online career resourcesCareerJoy offers alumni complimentary licensing to its comprehensive array of online career resources, including:
Career Guides & Career Counseling Test
The 15-Minute Career Test, The 3 Keys to a Successful Interview, The Top 10 Keys to Salary Negotiation, How to Handle a Lay-Off, and Resumes that Get Jobs
Canada's Top-rated Career Podcast
Access their large archives of podcasts on a wide variety of career development topics
Founder Alan Kearns curates some of the best-in-show ideas and writing around various career topics, ranging from leadership, soft-skills, and branding, to work party etiquette, networking, and more!
Be sure to keep in touch so we can inform you about upcoming events and provide you with the benefits and services you've earned. Please create your alumni profile in our new Alumni Portal so that we have your updated mailing address and preferred email. Keep us updated about your career news, accolades, and exhibitions.
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