CLSR – Win a Free CANNEXUS19 Registration

Enter for your chance to win a Full Conference Registration for CANNEXUS19 – January 28-30 in Ottawa, ON.  That’s three full days of learning, networking, and professional development with over 1,000 fellow colleagues in the industry.  This prize has a value of $575!!! All you have to do is go to http://www.clsr.ca and register for an … Continue reading CLSR – Win a Free CANNEXUS19 Registration

CLSR -New & Improved BESI

The Barriers to Employment Success Inventory (BESI) is one of our best-selling assessments, and for good reason. It gives your clients a quick and easy way to identify the hurdles and obstacles that stand in the way of job success.  While it only takes about 20 minutes to complete, the BESI not only helps your … Continue reading CLSR -New & Improved BESI

CLSR – Paper or Plastic?

Lately we’ve seen an increase in customers asking our advice on whether they should make the jump from pencil/paper-based assessments to online administration.  While there is no right or wrong answer, there are definite pros and cons for each; it all comes down to what will work best for you and your clients.  I’ll share … Continue reading CLSR – Paper or Plastic?

CLSR – Always Assess the Assessment

With so many options out there, how do Career Development Professionals choose assessments that will work for their clients?  There really is no simple answer to this question, and it requires some homework on our part to find what we need.  I will go into details about the different types of career assessments in a … Continue reading CLSR – Always Assess the Assessment

CLSR – I’m a grown-up, and I still don’t know what I want to be!

As career professionals, we know that it is very difficult to help our clients/students find employment when they don’t know what they want to do; or maybe what they do want does not have any openings in today’s labour market… I always wanted to be a telegraph operator!  This is why Career Exploration is so … Continue reading CLSR – I’m a grown-up, and I still don’t know what I want to be!

Why CLSR?

Over the years I have been asked the “why?” question – “why did you open CLSR?” The best answer comes from a conversation on an airplane... A number of years ago I was on a plane headed to a career development conference and I overheard a conversation in which a counsellor was recounting some very … Continue reading Why CLSR?