The Canadian Careers Development Foundation (CCDF) is a non-profit organization that works to advance career services and the capacity of the profession to respond with empathy and skill to their clients and stakeholders in an ever-changing work environment. CCDF is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in the field of career development.
They provide a range of free resources including the following:
Job Search Workbook
If you’re ready to find a job, this guide is for you. Through a step-by-step effective and proven job search process, this workbook will help you:
- Find work that it a right fit for you and your skills,
- Help you develop the tools you need to be ready for work search, including a good resume, references and a career pitch,
- Support you in identifying potential jobs, use your networks, tailor your work search tools and present yourself well at job interviews, and
- Provide tips on accepting a job offer, agreeing on terms of employment and accepting a position in a professional manner.
Career Decision-Making Workbook
If you are unsure what you want to do after school or throughout your career, this guide is for you. Figuring out the next steps of your career journey may seem overwhelming. This guide will take you step-by-step to get clear about what you want and how to get there.