About

about michelle nadon, career coach

At mI, we are all about de-mystifying the entire hiring process. As a result, we can help you make a solid career plan and teach you how to position and package yourself with a strong personal brand. We also support you in job search, and help you get access to the hidden job market. Finally, we walk you through how to interview successfully negotiate a job offer to your best advantage. This is how you can use a career coach in Toronto to help you achieve the win-win!

Career Coaching Resources

I offer DIY online resources, one-on-one coaching sessions, virtual group networking sessions, and instructional videos to help you strengthen your job search and target your dream job:

  • Customized Career Plans (short-, mid-, & long term wish-list)
  • Packaging / Positioning: your personal brand, resume, online profile
  • 10 Top Job Search Techniques
  • Screening Calls & Interview Prep
  • Salary Negotiation Tactics

“Thank you for your guidance and expertise. It has made SUCH a difference in my confidence level. I feel like I have a solid toolbox of skills and resources and 100% more business acumen than I had before. I feel ready to get out there and go after what I want now!”

Outplacement

Customized coaching for individuals and groups through career development workshops:

  • Set your former employees up for success
  • Help them compete more strongly in the job market
  • Shorten the gap between jobs

“My only regret is that I didn’t meet with mediaINTELLIGENCE 10 years ago!”

Recruitment

Recruitment services for small to medium sized audio/video, television, film and post houses, and social marketing, publishing and digital media firms. We teach hiring managers how to interview and select top candidates — therefore, we save you time and money by providing end-end recruitment support, or any step in-between!

  • Assess candidate match to require skills & knowledge areas
  • Pre-screen candidates for qualifications, education, and career goals
  • Negotiate candidate deals

“Interactive, engaging, and motivating! I have learned a lot of useful techniques, and how to apply them to my job search.”

 

About M. Michelle Nadon – Recruiting Specialist & Career Strategist

Michelle Nadon is known for her comprehensive knowledge about Canadian media mandates and stakeholders. Since 2004, Michelle has been the leading provider of strategic recruitment and cutting-edge career resources for the Canadian media and entertainment sectors: www.mediaintelligence.ca (mI).

As technology and trends have shifted with mercurial speed, Michelle has firmly established mI as the trusted nexus linking creative companies with top professionals. mI is renowned for continuously evolving its coaching products to meet and surpass industry standards. Now in its 16th year, mI has undertaken senior level recruiting assignments, HR consulting and outplacement with all major Canadian networks, many independent television production houses and cultural organizations www.mediaintelligence.ca/recruitment/clients/. mI has delivered proprietary career management instruction to Canadian colleges, universities and training organizations.

“I invited Michelle to speak to my Centennial College students about interviewing techniques. In December, I asked each student to recall something pivotal they learned in the course. A full third mentioned her session as being one of the most valuable moments in my class, calling it “informative and impactful”. She gave a very dynamic presentation that the students thoroughly enjoyed, full of practical advice but also enthusiastic encouragement.”

Prior to founding mI, Michelle’s portfolio included managing policy and regulatory compliance with Bellmedia.  She served as General/Operations Manager in two post-production houses. For five years, she worked in production with TVOntario’s English & French public broadcasting networks.  Earlier in her career, she worked with industry leader Nelvana, on award-winning 2D and 3D animated series.

Fluently bilingual, she holds certificates in Advanced Blogging, Social Media Marketing, The Alliance Atlantis Banff Television Executive Program, and Queen’s University’s Executive Marketing Program. In 2015, she received an Honours Diploma for Veterinary Assisting. Michelle lives north of Toronto with her beautiful German Shepherd Stella, and spends all of her spare time, goodwill and company profits on animal advocacy through C4P Animal Rescue.