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were impressed by the way you have put it all together in a
user-friendly package and would certainly recommend your product to
anyone who may be starting out a careers centre, as it is a fantastic
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is tremendously helpful to clients or students if they receive career
support resources customised to their needs and the local context.
Resources that back up any group or individual work
you do with them.
Resources that include clear
processes, effective assessment tools, tips, and vital "how to"
just don't have time to tell them everything they need to know!
is that developing these resources
for your clients or students can be a long,
you away from what you really need to be doing.
me explain how I can help.
Several years ago when I decided to cut back on my career consulting
my employer in the corporate sector and set up my own career
counselling and job search coaching service I also needed to develop my
resources. With a Masters degree in Career Guidance and years of
experience as a consultant plus as a freelance journalist I thought it
So I set out to create the ideal Career
Direction program and a Job
program specifically for Australia.
found... and you
may relate to this… was that an expected few
weeks work turned
out to be many months
of research and over 650 hours
front of the computer! This was
time when I couldn't deliver
or generate revenues. And my friends thought I’d left the
I tried to find pre-existing
suitable resources which I could licence and then adapt
to my needs. What I found was that nobody was offering remotely
affordable comprehensive resources I could "make my own" and
also discovered that the available published books, manuals and
tools were too inflexible. I couldn't adapt them to my client group or
my own approach. They also quickly became expensive on a per client
I decided I had no choice but to create my own complete system. For
over 3 years I developed, tested and refined my resources.
result is that feedback from colleagues indicates I now
have one of the leading career system packages of its
type in Australia.
CAREER PRO resources
have also proven
effective with hundreds of
individual clients of all ages and backgrounds as well as in workshops
I have run in the university, corporate and Job Services Australia
“I had spent
quite a bit of time
of tools and materials myself and was pleased to see your material was both
comprehensive and complementary
to what I had
laid out, full of comprehensive
material and easy
to customise. I
appreciated all the extras that were thrown in!
anybody thinking of purchasing these manuals I’m sure
you’ll find they are well worth
I found the
Career Pro Resources to
be incredible value.”
Sean Reddell -
Unlimited, Career Coaching and HR
on years of research and experience, and inviting contributions from
other experienced career practitioners, Mitch Lawrie has compiled a high-quality,
comprehensive resource for Australian career practitioners.
as an individual in private practice, I
only wish this had been available when I was starting out!
It would have saved me
countless hours of time (and money)
compiling client manuals and resource materials.
fact that a practitioner can customise the materials in Career Pro to
suit their own style and practice is a distinct
is to be commended in taking this initiative
to help raise the standard of information-sharing and professional
support across the career
Davidson MAICD, AACC - Director, Life Artistry TM
attention in June this year and has been a welcome addition to my
a career practitioner in private practice.
another career book or stand alone assessment it provides a
comprehensive, flexible system
of career resources
with your clients or students.
resources over the years, it’s evident that a
of work and
time has gone
into the development of the Career Pro package.
every resource in my practice,
but have been impressed by
what has been made available."
Keay-Smith - Editor of
WA AACC Newsletter
& Principal of
complete Review of CAREER
PRO as published in the Summer 2007
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practical tips and a genuine, obvious passion
and helping others. I’m glad I took the time to
has adopted a comprehensive,
holistic approach to
clarifying a suitable
career direction. He also provides highly useful material for later
re-evaluation and has many innovative
to add value to the
covered everything! The course
was what I expected and more.
manuals, thorough, well
organised, and great tips
(Employment Consultant with a Job Network organization)
I have decided to
share my programs with
other career professionals.
WHY CAREER PRO IS
than wasting time developing your own resources you get a lifetime
licence allowing you to put your organisation's name on a leading-edge
& development program
plus a powerful job
I am offering is NOT
career book but
rather a flexible resource package
that you are free to
customise to suit YOUR needs.
lifetime reproduction rights for
use with your clients - just
print as many as you need or make it available via a non-public website!
of being able to customise,
pick and choose the components
exercises that suit your client group and operating circumstances
organisation's name on the cover
name listed as one of
the authors (I'm sure you'll add
something to it... we career
professionals like to adapt and personalise our materials!)
to powerful online personality
instructional audio MP3 and
(five factor model, Jung typology, & interest profiler)
to a PDF creator
so you can convert your customised
resources from MS
Word to PDFs at no cost - ideal for emailing clients the Pre-Session
Everything you need to work with individual
clients or even group
materials and implementation
support - email or call me
of hours of your program development time
savings! - You no
longer need to
purchase printed career resources for each client –
you produce what you need when
you need it!
professionals just change a few
things, like the organisation
name and the contact details. However, if you choose to you
can add or delete
as much as you like so as to
match your unique operating
circumstances and client group.
package is so adaptable these
be customised to suit private career counsellors and
consultants, life coaches,
corporate HR, outplacement providers, schools, TAFEs,
universities and job
THE PROGRAMS COVER
are 2 major areas of need
that people experience with their career:
What direction should I go with my career… and life? (The
Complete Career Direction Guide)
How can I get a suitable job fast? (The
Complete Job Search Guide & Toolkit)
people focus on their priority need area. For people who are
considering further studies or really want to focus on their
career-life direction then the Career Direction Guide and Workbook
provides a comprehensive and clear 7-step process for
discovering their own answers based on a firm foundation of career
development theory and practical experience.
people who have decided their career direction or need to immediately
manage a job
search/career transition then there is the Job Search Guide
and Toolkit. It provides 7 powerful job search strategies, practical
state-of-the-art advice and tips on job searches that really work
in Australia today.
The Toolkit then backs this up
with a wide range of invaluable resources, resume and letter samples
Let me give you some more detail
DIRECTION GUIDE & WORKBOOK
Who will benefit?
the changes in today’s world of work it is essential for our
clients to become more aware and skilled in managing our careers.
stimulating resource will provide insights and practical assistance to
equip your clients to become active
creators of their future rather
than just another cog in the economic system… or a discarded
important feature of this Guide is that it provides access and
debriefing materials for a powerful online Five
assessment (a version of the NEO) as
well as an Interest
Profiler and a Jung Typology assessment. The NEO is very useful for
client self-awareness and the practitioner’s understanding of
the client’s potential strengths and weaknesses. These
resources are self-scoring and free of charge for unlimited use.
of all ages
and backgrounds who may or may not already have jobs but would like to
learn how to create an exciting, meaningful and rewarding
content above is integrated
into an action-oriented
Seven Step process for
determining career direction.
The table below shows how the Seven Steps links to the new
Australian Blueprint for Career Development (ABCD) and the four
foundation areas of traditional career development best practice:
economy and your career
life game plans you must know in
the 21st century
testing, and whole-self reflection
for solid career-life
and addressing your self-sabotages
self assessment –
current influences, essential
blindspots (colleague input), life balance, perceived career success
values, interests, natural abilities, learnt skills
and knowledge areas plus the
online personality assessments
Typology AND Five Factor
assessment with offline CAREER
FOCUSED debriefing materials
a deep sense of career purpose
which can help you
what success means for you as a
context for your career
and resources for finding,
exploring, and evaluating hidden career options
into the power of people
interviews and career experiments
making tools, goal
setting and action planning
links to online career
jobs and to
continue client learning
THE FOUR FOUNDATIONS AND ABCD AREAS & COMPETENCIES
CAREER DIRECTION GUIDE
- THE SEVEN STEP PROCESS
Define success - your
purpose and vision of the future
Expand, explore and
evaluate your options
Foundation 3: Decision
Area C: Career Building
Decide and set goals
(job search, study and/or business targets)
Foundation 4: Transition
life and work roles
life & work roles
Manage career building
alert and enjoy
Career Competency 7 "Secure/create and maintain work" is not listed
above as it is the primary focus of the Job Search Guide plus other
bonus resources contributed by the CAREER PRO team (see below).
THE COMPLETE JOB
SEARCH GUIDE AND TOOLKIT
Who will benefit?
very amateur job searchers when they need to be professionals! The best
person doesn’t get the job… the best job hunter
are 7 core job search strategies. If a client
doesn't know how to apply each of these
effectively then their career will suffer as a result. At the least, it can take
as long to find a
This resource will assist your clients
excellent job search skills. It includes comprehensive strategies,
tips, and resources.
of all ages and backgrounds who may or may not already have jobs but
would like to learn more about how to land the job they really want.
create a great deal of
added value for the client.
They receive something very
take home and work through.
to quickly identify what you
really want, what you
to offer, and what your options are
search strategies and how to
apply, combine and
that can cut
your job search time in half
employers want! The "walk"
and the "talk"
you need to know
AND Strategic networking
application letters for the
private and public
targeted resumes -
"how to" information, samples, action and benefit statements - appropriate for Australia... NOT U.S.
criteria writing - unique seven
interviews - 5 steps to prepare
your content, 4 strategies to
prepare your mind, 31 tips and a Before, During and After
checklist for the
PLUS GET THESE BONUS RESOURCES
the Most from CAREER PRO (Audio
- One hour of advice
tips on using CAREER PRO including in-depth guidance on the use of the
personality assessments to help you get great results for your clients!
Search Secrets Revealed - TWO Separate Interviews with Recruiters
(Audio Recordings) - Chris
Whisson (45 minutes) and Lyn
Davies (27 minutes) talk
frankly here about what to do and what NOT to do for a successful job
search. Each wiith over
20 years experience in the recruitment industry, they offer reliable,
"from the trenches" perspectives that can benefit all job seekers. The
Chris Whisson interview even comes with a complete Word document
Success - Essential Tips (Audio
Recording) - 20 minutes of the
most important points for a
Search Success - Essential Tips
(Audio Recording) - 22 minutes
of the most crucial tips for a
successful job search.
– “Finding Your Career
Path” and “A to Z of Job Search.” With
the Guides and
these comprehensive presentations you have everything you need to
deliver powerful in-depth workshops!
Assessment Preparation.” This email explains everything your
client needs to know and do before meeting with you including links to
online assesments. This can save you a lot of time, create clear
expectations for your work together, and link your client to online
assessments they can do before they even meet with you face-to-face.
this is a pdf document ideal for emailing to your client. It
explains the coach/client partnership and provides self-assessment
exercises to prepare the client to gain the most from their
session with you.
Hot Tips for Your Career
– a powerful summary of
many of the
critical points in career management. You may use this for viral
marketing – offer it to potential clients for free.
Skills Checklist – a 9
page 160-item skills
especially relevant to white collar workers. A powerful supplement to
the assessment resources in the main manuals.
Additional Career Coaching Resources
– 27 pages of
further valuable resources including evaluating job ads,
a contact script, and a model selection criteria response.
Services Marketing copy
you can even adapt my marketing copy for my services if you like.
– I’ve even
outplacement proposal which successfully secured for me a
$3950 outplacement assignment to provide career transition support for
Joint Venture Agreement with
a recruitment firm –
one of the smartest things a
practice career counsellor can do is form a profit share agreement with
a reputable white collar recruitment firm. You remove the need for
expensive offices of your own and gain access to their candidates as
potential clients. I’ve included my legal agreement with a
recruitment firm which I have now successfully partnered with for 2
years. (A solicitor can charge you over $500 for this alone!)
Record Form – ensures
you capture crucial
- Plus over
150 pages of superb new
resources from a
select group of
highly experienced career
across Australia. All resources are provided in fully customisable Word
documents. Topics include:
Tactics for a Serious Job Campaign
Winning Sample Resumes
your Passion – Tips for creating more meaning and pleasure in
for Exploring Your Career & Life Options
- How to
“Knock the Socks Off” Recruiters
Advice for Starting a Business
Discover the New World of “Portfolio Careers”
Revealed - How to Use Keywords in Your Resume to get Job Interviews!
research to catapult your interview performance and your career
- The Real
– How to Negotiate the Salary Package You are Worth!
Your Job Search Success with Informational Interviews
Secrets from an Award-Winning Resume Writer!
- Have you
the passion for your work?
to Fulfilling Work
lie or not to lie…
Hurdle – How to ensure your referees make you look like a
Time - How to live by the Compass not the Clock!
Most of Career Fairs in Your Job Search
Secrets – Making the Most of the Job Network
& Business Networking
Your Business Idea - Defining Your Niche, Target Market, and USP
Careers - The Future of Working for Yourself?
Seekers: 8 Sure-Fire Ways to Avoid Hearing “Sorry,
TEAM BEHIND CAREER PRO
I am Director of
Career Services for
the EastCoast Human Resource Group. I'm also a “Career
Voyage” consultant and
trainer for JIIG-CAL
Career Voyage software is a great
PRO. If you'd
like to receive a free trial of this JIIG-CAL Australia software
please email me
of Education in Career Guidance, QUT
of the Career Development Association of
MBTI® Personality Indicator Practitioner & Certified
postgraduate studies in leadership,
resource management and group dynamics
- Over 15 years
experience in the development of interactive personal and career
I've had a deep
interest in what makes
people successful for a couple of decades now. I've successfully
provided career support services
to numerous individuals and organisations, such as the University of
Queensland, Brisbane City Council, Energex and Queensland Rail.
own career path has been
diverse. Career experience includes the corporate, government and
community sectors in Australia and ten years overseas in a variety of
roles such as freelance photojournalist in the USA, leadership lecturer
in Russia and international service project coordinator in Turkey,
Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Guatemala.
The following highly experienced career consultants have also
contributed resource material:
is a triple-certified/multi award winning Resume Writer, Career Coach,
NLP Practitioner, author, and founder/principal of Advanced Employment
Concepts, a career consultancy offering specialised solutions/programs
for people striving to achieve success, meaning and fulfilment in their
is a career coach, business woman, lawyer, teacher and a Professional
Member of Career Development Association of Australia (CDAA). She is
Life Artistry, a holistic career consultancy helping people to find the
work they love. She consults with and mentors individuals and conducts
seminars around Australia.
is founder of Career Profilers, a career development consultancy
dedicated to helping people choose and change careers. She is a career
& job-search coach, Disability Employment Network (DEN)
coordinator, former Job Network manager and professional member of the
I was with a previous career consulting employer we quoted over $10,000
to provide other start-up consultants with similar resources, systems
you attempted to develop similar materials in-house the
costs in staff hours would also be far higher. The bare minimum time
needed to produce anything beginning to approach these resources
(without the bonus resources!) would be eight weeks = 200
x $35/hour = $7000!
It is, however, my aim to make
these resources accessible to as many organisations as possible.
that these are lifetime unlimited reproduction licences so that your
client or student is far less than if you purchased individual hard
Lifetime Licence to use:
Direction Guide & Workbook
Search Guide and Toolkit
3. Job Search Secrets Revealed - Two Interviews
Success & Job Search Success - Essential Tips Audios
Your Career Path” Powerpoint Presentation
6. "A to Z of
the Job Search" Powerpoint
Assessment Preparation” client email
Hot Tips for Your Career Summary
additional resources (27 pages)
Services Marketing copy
11. Sample Outplacement Proposal
Joint Venture Agreement
CAREER PRO Team contributions -
Over 24 resources
11. "Getting the
Most from CAREER PRO" - Audio program
– Lifetime Licence to ALL the above
x $67 month!!
both payment alternatives you will own a lifetime licence to CAREER PRO
once payment is completed. Your credit card will be automatically
billed (unless, of course, you choose to cancel the payment plan).
you can have a 10-Day Trial for the token amount of $5!!
immediate access to the complete CAREER PRO package for only $5 and
to confirm to yourself that this program is just what you
need. (If online payment is a problem for you, just email me
request the 10-day trial.)
Value estimates in the table above are based primarily on a very low
estimate of the
amount of time you would require to develop the resource.
Documents will be provided
documents so that you can edit and change them as you find
These are site licences for use only with
clients or students. For pricing
regarding organisation-wide licences involving multiple
sites please contact me directly on 0422 582 356.
a full 6 months
from your date of
purchase to examine and use these resources. Customise it as you like
and put it to use with your clients or students. I’m certain
it will save you time and add value to your services far
beyond the price you paid.
If, however, for any
reason it doesn’t satisfy your requirements just delete it
entirely from your computers and let me know. I’ll promptly
refund your entire payment!
As far as I am aware no one else providing career guidance resources
has the confidence to offer such a
Your benefit? Complete peace
of mind when you order CAREER PRO.
look forward to
assisting you with your career system needs.
Mitch Lawrie M.Ed
Premium Horizons Pty Ltd
Mobile: 0422 582 356
Contact: mitch at career-wise.com.au
you still have
a question you'd
like to ask before ordering CAREER PRO
feel free to email me or
call me on my personal direct number 0422
feedback on Career Pro:
I have found the CAREER PRO resources excellent and practical.
pleased to have your products.
Associated Career Management Australia
I recently purchased your Career Pro Programme on payment plan.
Just wanted to say that I have had a quick look through most of the
information and must say I am extremely happy with my purchase.
Already a Job Search Trainer with a job network here in Townsville, I
am also studying Career Counselling and Assessment in order to move
into my own business of training and career counselling.
The information in the Guides is fantastic, and, more importantly,
Australian!! and I have no hesitation in referring people to
site to perhaps purchase your programmes.
I will certainly email you with any questions I may have in the future,
in connection with working my own business!!
Thank you so much for making this information available in one package!!
Job Search Trainer - Job Network, Townsville
a personal and career counsellor I have found the information to be
The pre session work book is really beneficial for my clients and also
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