Whether you are a new grad wanting to get a foot in the door; a millennial looking to move up the corporate ladder; a boomer intending to reinvent yourself; or a new immigrant trying to get a handle on the local business culture … Careers AF! 2nd Edition delivers the most up-to-date career advice you need to navigate and succeed in the post-pandemic work world.
“A Life-fine” “An Absolute Game Changer” “Speaks to the Heart” “A First-Rate Fail-Proof Career Strategy” “Eye-Opening” “The Toolkit is simply amazing”
It’s a Whole New Job World Out There!
Who would have imagined that you could live in Toronto and be a valued, full time employee located in New York? How could anyone predict companies would go to such lengths to keep their employees engaged and offer new flexibility around the work week? Why is it so surprising that employers are now looking at applicants’ experience first, instead of their degrees?
“Careers AF! 2nd Edition should be your go-to gift for anyone graduating university/college. It’s full of secrets I wish I’d known 30 years ago. No matter what stage you are at, you should read Careers AF!, then hold on to it as a friendly reference as you navigate your work life.” -– Craig Colby, ColbyVision
What Does This All Mean?
Not only do the old rules not apply, but in many cases they don’t even exist anymore! As a result, no matter what your situation, you need to know the new rules and how to work them to your advantage. That’s why you need Careers AF! In easy-to-read, conversational language, it provides:
✔️ Valuable information you will use to assess specifically which jobs are a fit for you so you don’t waste time applying for a job you can’t get or really don’t want
✔️ Easy Guidelines for writing cover letters, bios and even recommendations (in case someone is willing to recommend you but wants you to write the actual letter)
✔️ Up to the minute tips on how to effectively make today’s technologies, like Twitter, LinkedIn and other platforms really work for you
✔️ Insightful techniques for preparing yourself mentally and emotionally for your job search
✔️ Insider insights into how to kill at the interview (along with “the 3 biggest mistakes people make at interview” — so you can avoid them!
✔️ Clear advice on how to ask for the salary you want and max your changes of getting it!
✔️ Real inspiration and encouragement to actually do the things that will position you at the top of the list when you apply for a job
If you’re in the job market — or thinking of entering it — maximize your efforts and avoid potential discouragement. In other words, set yourself up for success with the knowledge and experience, tips and insider secrets imparted in every page of Careers AF! – 2nd Edition.
Special thanks to Alisyn Camerota, Anchor CNN, for participating in CAF interviews on best practices in hiring!
Are You Serious About Getting a Job — or upgrading or changing your career?
You’ve come to the right place!
Our Career Planning and Recruitment program offers practical resources and individually tailored career consultation services. We boast an impressive, verifiable 87.5% success rate* supporting job seekers in getting the job and salary they desire. mediaINTELLIGENCE offers 3 “tiers” of engagement to get YOU to your goal!
Ideal for self-motivators who can use insider guidance to create a career plan of action, and the tools to execute that plan! The Bronze Tier includes M. Michelle Nadon’s book, Careers AF! 2nd Edition …as well as our proprietary Careers AF! 2022 DIY Toolkit.The book and the toolkit are all self-starters/DIY-ers need to take it from there! Bronze Tier: Amazon Book: approx. $25 – EStore Toolkit: $29.99
The book tells you WHAT you need to do to manage your career in 2022. The DIY Toolkit shows you HOW to do it!
Job seekers at all levels get one-on-one support developing your resume/pitch, and designing your job search strategy. For once, you can get all those pressing career questions answered in a 1.5 hour consultation session with recruitment specialist, career coach, professor, speaker and author, M. Michelle Nadon.
The objective of the Silver Tier is to address allof your career and job search concerns. The session results in getting direct answers to all of your career issues. We offer practical, individualized strategies for job search, tailored to your needs and wishes. Ultimately, we get you to the place where you are ready to move forward with confidence, effectively execute your job search, attract the favourable attention of decision makers, and…well…WOW them!
The Silver Tier includes the book Careers AF! 2nd Edition and an info-packed 1.5 hours of in-depth, customized career consulting.Silver Tier $225.00: Request your session here via email!
This really is the gold standard for virtually guaranteeing you get to the place you want to be — the place you’ve probably only dreamed about until now!
This package includes 3 sessions, totalling a hefty 4.5 hours of one-on-one career counselling. These sessions provide “post-graduate level work” in identifying precisely what you want. Then, we develop a practical plan and schedule for achieving those goals. We put you in control of the entire job search process so you can meet every situation along the way with calm, cool confidence! We address yourpositioning (aka “pitch”), and we strengthen your marketing (aka “packaging”). Then, we guide you through each job search scenario to compel the favourable attention of decision-makers!
The Gold Tier includes three full on, one-on-one structured coaching sessions, tailored specifically to YOUR vision — YOUR career plan done with, and done for, YOU. Here’s what you get:
Session 1 explores your goals, reviews and upgrades all your marketing tools, and introduces best practices for targeted job search. In addition, this in-depth 2 hour session includes Careers AF! 2nd Edition, and the Careers AF! 2022 DIY Career Toolkit.
Session 2 is a 1.5 hour high level strategy session in which your employment targets are individually reviewed and a specific plan is created to get you in front of the right people, with the right pitch, at the right time … for the right reasons.
Session 3 Is a 1 hour session that prepares you to shine during the interview process and ensures that you stand out from your peers. The session also puts you on solid footing for your employment negotiations, and helps you manage your on-boarding successfully in a new job, so that you strategically earn that first year salary increase!