The NCDA Global Career Development Conference welcomes exhibitors and sponsors from public and private corporations, government agencies, educational institutions, and professional associations who offer career-related products and services such as books, media, computer-based systems, assessment instruments, and online services.
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Phone: (918) 663-7060
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2016 Conference Exhibitors
Booth Number 103
Contact: Theresa Lawrence
Fridayd is the job search virtual assistant technology with a human touch that is transforming online job search, application and tracking to relieve the burden of tedious, repetitive job search tasks, save job seekers hours of time and support them through the process. Disrupting the online job search industry, Fridayd uses intelligent, criteria-driven searches to deliver highly relevant employment opportunities but goes beyond simple search and aggregation, serving as a virtual assistant to apply to jobs, monitor progress and track job search processes all in one place for the user.
GradLeaders is the #1 provider of research solutions that helps you track, prove and defend the value and ROI of the education you provide. More than 150 schools in 38 states have already adopted The Outcomes Survey® to monitor and track career outcomes data on their new graduates and alumni.
Thrive Academics provides quality educational programs to schools. Our newest program is a web-based college and career readiness curriculum called Voyage. Voyage prepares students for the greatest adventure of their lives by guiding them through the stages of college and career planning while developing essential life skills needed for thriving in life.
Yanset empowers technology to assist individuals on career development. We offer a cloud-based management system for school career centers, workforce agencies, and individual practitioners. Our system has been proven to significantly improve the quality and efficiency of career counseling services. In addition to a variety of tools and resources such as Career Assessment, Resume Builder, Interview Toolkit, Q&A Platform, Online Office Hours, and Webinars, we help job seekers to obtain career guidance by building an effective platform to connect them with professional consultants from our community.
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Booth Number 204
Contact: Kale Akinsinde
Life Reimagined was launched in 2014 as a personal guidance system to help people navigate transitions, pursue their goals, dreams, and purpose in life. Through groundbreaking online programs and tools, and powerful live experiences, today Life Reimagined guides over 1 million people through changes and helps them discover new possibilities in life. Experience it all at lifereimagined.org
The Center for Work Ethic Development has partnered with organizations across the U.S. and internationally, giving trainers, teachers, and supervisors practical tools for building work ethic. Our innovative curriculum and certification program, Bring Your ‘A’ Game to Work, is available in three versions (Adult, Youth, and Veteran). Find out how we’re helping our 550+ partners turn common sense into common practice!
The Resume Place, Inc., Federal Resume and USAJOBS application coaching, publishing, government agency training, and certification training.
Emerald Career Publishing, uncommonly valuable resources for lifelong career management. Come see two new books from Wendy Enelow and Louise Kursmark: "Modernize Your Resume" and "Best Keywords for Resumes, Letters and Interviews".
Learn how you can offer national service as a rewarding career building option. AmeriCorps VISTA members work on impactful projects that lift people out of poverty while receiving comprehensive training and support, including a living allowance, skills-building, federal noncompetitive hiring eligibility, and money towards college/graduate school.
CERIC — the Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling is a charitable organization that advances education and research in career counselling and career development, in order to increase the economic and social well-being of Canadians. It funds projects to develop innovative resources that build the knowledge and skills of diverse career professionals. CERIC also annually hosts Cannexus, Canada’s largest bilingual career development conference, publishes the country’s only peer-reviewed journal, The Canadian Journal of Career Development, and runs the free ContactPoint / OrientAction online communities, which provide learning and networking in the career field. www.ceric.ca
Visit ACA in booth #209 to obtain membership and professional development information and to purchase our latest texts including Postmodern Career Counseling: A Handbook of Culture, Context, and Cases; Career Counseling, 4e; Using Technology to Enhance Clinical Supervision; International Counseling Case Studies Handbook; and Treatment Strategies for Substance and Process Addictions.
The Human Search Engine process is a disruptive method of job search. It teaches jobseekers to understand their personality, skills and desires and align them with appropriate industries and jobs. It puts the jobseeker in control and ensures long-term fit between employer and employee. This process has been used by thousands to find great jobs, restore confidence, eliminate fear and promote life-long well-being for themselves and their families.
Elevate Inc. presents Elevations for Students, a comprehensive, affordable online career assessment. Through self-reflection students prioritize career-related values, enjoyable skills and career interests. Elevations offers a strength-based personality profile, emerging careers, web links and interactive research and action planning tools. Goodbye test, hello future.
Binghamton University-Offering more than 60 master's programs and 30 doctorate degrees, Binghamton University, a nationally distinguished State University of New York (SUNY) Center of Excellence, combines the atmosphere of a mid-sized, public institution with the resources of a very large research university.
CareerScope® can help you meet WIOA legislation standards! CareerScope is a valid, reliable, and objective interest and aptitude assessment available on CD or Online. Recommendations are based on Department of Labor and Department of Education standards and provide the basis for selecting the most appropriate education/training program and developing transition, training, and employment retention plans. Ask about a free trial!
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) produces the Occupational Outlook Handbook, one of the most widely used career guidance resources with information on education and training requirements, pay, and the job outlook for hundreds of occupations. Staff are available to answer questions and demonstrate how to navigate the BLS website.
Court reporting and captioning offers high-tech career options that are here to stay. The field will experience a notable shortage in the next five years, due to ADA laws, FCC regulations, and retiring court reporters. Learn how your students will benefit!
The Center on Education and Work (CEW) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison assists educators and career development professionals with national career-related resources, research, and professional development. The Center is the creator of CareerLocker, a comprehensive national online career information system used by 600,000 active users. Students and adults use this system for career exploration, academic and career planning, and job seeking. Recently the website has been redesigned for easier navigation and new features have been added. Stop by Booth #216 and take a look!
GoinGlobal provides career and employment resources for more than 120 worldwide locations, in addition to corporate profiles and 16 million-plus job and internship postings. Our constantly-updated database features hiring trends, work permit/visa regulations, resume/ CV guidelines, interview and cultural advice, and more. Free trial access available.
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What is The Career Platform? The Career Platform is an online curriculum for systematically learning job-seeking skills. It is your 24/7 accessible center for career success. Using short videos, assessments, quizzes and an interactive portal to millions of jobs around the country and the world, students’ path to employment success is more accessible, more interactive and ultimately more effective than ever before.
Education is an essential component and an important building block for the future of today's youth. The Army has long been an advocate of preparing the next generation of global citizens to tackle issues facing a changing world. The Army understands its responsibility to enable students by giving them the tools they need to attain the brightest and best futures in whatever educational or career path they choose after high school. Please visit http://armyedspace.com/resources/educator-toolkit/.
The Harrison Career Test is based on 25 years of experience in career testing technology and job success research. Our online assessment provides predictive insight into career enjoyment and career success. Our 25 minute work preference questionnaire measures 175 characteristics and is used world-wide by career seekers, universities, and schools.
CareerShift can help. Many career centers struggle getting many students to adopt good career management mindsets early in their programs. Many students wait until the last minute to find work and aren’t proactive. CareerShift can help. This resource compliments any career management system currently in place, making it easy for students, alumni, employer relations teams, career counselors and faculty to find hidden connections and opportunities. We recognize it takes the entire campus community to be actively engaged in student and alumni success. That is why hundreds of schools rely on CareerShift to provide easy to use robust search engines, coupled with organizational tools for the career journey.
CRG Consulting Resource Group International, Inc. is in the human performance and development business. CRG has been Enriching People's Lives for more than 35 years!
Our mission is to transform and equip individuals, teams, and organizations to realize their full interpersonal, mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual purpose and potential through the learning experiences we design, deploy and publish.
careerandtalenthub.com created a web-based career development program that works with candidates and directs performance related questions to supervisors, co-workers and others with whom they have interacted. Responses from references are compiled into an easy to read report that includes an evaluation of the candiate’s abilities that will get the recruiter’s attention.
The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, a leading nonprofit educational institution, partners with colleges and universities to provide students with experiential learning opportunities to earn academic credit in Washington, D.C. The Washington Center empowers students to gain professional experience and prepares them for achievement and leadership.
How I Compare is a completely free online resource and community for students interested in going to Law School. The platform helps guide students through the Law School Admissions process and is a valuable resource for Discovering Which Law Schools are in Their Future! All resources are Free at www.howicompare.com
The Career Development Network conducts career development training and certification programs is North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Since 1994, over 7,000 career practitioners have completed the Job & Career Transition Coach (JCTC) certification workshops. Since 2006 the Network has been training Career Development Facilitators Instructors (CDFI).
With a reputation for providing unparalleled Customer Service, PAR, Inc. is a leading publisher of innovative and high-quality psychological assessment instruments, including software, apps, e-manuals, and assessment through our new Internet testing and reporting system, PARiConnect. To learn more about PAR, please visit www.parinc.com.
Booth Number 315 and 317
Contact: Kara Larson
For over 75 years, more than 165 million people worldwide have relied on Kuder for evidence-based assessment, education planning, and career guidance tools and resources. With affordable solutions for pre-K through retirement, our customizable products, services, and professional development courses have allowed users to uniquely navigate through life's journey to reach education and career success. Our name is synonymous with validity and reliability due to our unwavering commitment to ongoing, innovative research. As a result, Kuder has consistently pioneered at the forefront of the career guidance industry along with solutions that encourage lifelong learning, development, and achievement for all ages.
For over 50 years, EdITS has been the industry leader in guidance and instructional materials. We feature the COPSystem career assessments relating interests, abilities, and work values to career clusters and pathways. Project CERES is a K-12 career focused curriculum program designed to relate school subjects to career skills. Additionally, we offer various measures of personality, self-concept, and study attitudes.
College Transition Publishing/Veteran Transition Publishing specializes in the development of publications, webinars, presentations, and coaching for professionals serving those who are transitioning from the military, through college and/or into a new career. Their popular publications, Backpack to Briefcase and Camo to Career, are available at their booth.
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2017 NCDA Conference
June 28 - 30, 2017
June 28, 2017
June 30, 2017
Marriott Orlando World Center