CLSR – Twenty years in the making — and we’re just getting started!

Imagine that. It’s been 20 years since we first opened our doors! Truly amazing. In some ways I can’t believe that I actually took the leap away from the University of Toronto and into entrepreneurship. Lots of sleepless nights went into making that decision. My husband had always said that he never wanted to be an … Continue reading CLSR – Twenty years in the making — and we’re just getting started!

CLSR – The Forgotten Role of The Guidance Centre in Canadian Career Development

I recently read Career Development Practice in Canada: Perspectives, Principles, and Professionalism, and was particularly interested in the first chapter, The Emergence of Career Development in Canada. This interest is due, in no small part, to the fact that I’ve been invol    ved with this field since the early ‘70's, specifically with The Guidance Centre, … Continue reading CLSR – The Forgotten Role of The Guidance Centre in Canadian Career Development

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