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  • Career Coaching Intensive

    Registration Closed

    • Date: Thursday, October 19, and Friday, October 20, 2017
    • Time: 8:30 a.m - 4 p.m. ET and 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. ET
    • Location: Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia West, 640 Fountain Road, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania 19462

    • Career Level: Basic-, intermediate-, and advanced-level career services professionals
    • Competency: Career Coaching, Advising, and Counseling
    • Fee: $525 (member); $650 (nonmember)
    • Summary

      Do you struggle to identify the questions that will empower your clients to reframe their thinking about career prospects? Would you like to increase your success using coaching techniques such as positive psychology and appreciative inquiry? Join Fred Burke, Director, Graduate Career Management Center, The Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) as he explains the latest trends and tactics in career coaching and then coaches you as you apply lessons learned during the program.

      Following this program, you will be able to:

      • Define career coaching;
      • Describe the foundation of coaching;
      • Examine the history of coaching;
      • Develop an understanding of coaching competencies and ethical standards;
      • Explore key concepts of the coaching process;
      • Differentiate between coaching and counseling;
      • Explain the impact of language in the coaching process,
      • Establish trust and alliance with clients
      • Examine the structure of coaching;
      • Use coaching strategies for individuals and groups;
      • Compare coaching strategies; and
      • Identify areas for continued development as a coaching practitioner.
    • Event Details

      To view the attendee list, your receipt, and your confirmation, use the “I'd like to” option next to the CCI: Plymouth Meeting to Oct 19 & 20, 2017 listing in MyNACE > Events.

      The registration fee includes a continental breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday.


      NACE has reserved a block of rooms at the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia West, 640 Fountain Road, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania 19462 for $119 (+taxes) per night. To reserve your room, please call the hotel at 800-222-8733 or use the website DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel and indicate that you are with the NACE Career Coaching Intensive program and use the reservation group code NAC. Guests must book their reservations before September 21, 2017 to secure this rate.


      You can receive a full refund less a 5 percent administrative fee if you cancel your registration at least 15 days prior to the beginning of the Career Coaching Intensive Workshop. Your request must be in writing and should be directed to Cancellation requests made less than 15 days prior to the start of the event/program are not refundable. However, a credit equal to the value of the cancelled registration will be issued and will be valid for 12 months from the date of issue. Please note: No-shows are not eligible for a refund or credit. For details about transferring your registration, please see the FAQ page.

    • Format

      This two-day program incorporates facilitated discussion, guided activities and group work to create a stimulating and engaging learning experience.

    • Presenter

      Fred Burke

      Fred Burke, Director, Graduate Career Management Center, The Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)

      Fred Burke has 20 years of experience in higher-education career services. Currently, he is the director of the graduate career management center in The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, part of CUNY (City University of New York). Burke is the former executive director of The Career Center at Hofstra University, and the former associate director of career development at Vassar College. Before his time at Vassar, Fred worked in human resources, where he managed the college recruitment for Westfield Companies of Cleveland, Ohio. Burke began his career in the Career Planning and Placement Office at Miami University in Oxford Ohio, where he worked as an assistant director and career counselor.

      Burke earned his B.A. in public communications from the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY and his master’s in professional studies in humanistic education from the State University of New York at New Paltz. He joined the NACE Career Coaching Faculty in January 2016.

    • Certification Credits

      Continuing Education Credit Hours:

      BCC – 7.5 clock hours
      ICF – 12 clock hours


      Knowledge Assessment:Upon successful completion and participation in the NACE Career Coaching Intensive, named registrants who wish to receive a certificate of completion will be provided instructions to complete the online NACE CCI Knowledge Assessment. The assessment consists of 25 multiple-choice and true/false questions.

      Attendees scoring an 88 percent or better on the assessment will receive the NACE CCI Certificate of Completion. Successful completion of the workshop and obtaining the certificate of completion can be used in part (7.5 hours) to meet the training requirements for the Board Certified Coach credential offered through the Center for Credentialing and Education.



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