Career Transition & Management

Career Transition and Management helps employees define and reach new goals through a one-to-one career-building program delivered at our downtown Toronto location. Transition mentoring and coaching focuses on coming to terms with transition, ultimately leading toward the development of a competitive job search strategy. We use a career transition model rooted in personally-driven processes to advance transition effectiveness for employers and employees.

Career transitions are loaded with both professional and emotional challenges. We believe that an effective transition program is the result of a hands-on, highly personalized approach.

Phelpsgroup career transition and career management division consists of a number of steps and activities aimed at producing a competitive career strategy. Our process elements include:

  • Needs assessment
  • Transition strategy development
  • Personal coaching
  • Progress reports
  • Career History Evaluation; identifying career accomplishments and strengths; designing and developing an appropriate resume
  • Assessments goal-setting; career action plan development; behavioural and psychometric assessments designed to increase self-understanding
  • Coaching interview strategy and skills; interview research; story-telling for interviews; behavioural interview preparation; mock interviewing
  • Job Search Skills; work-life goal setting; exploration of career options; job search tracking; effective self-marketing through relevant social media outlets.
  • Negotiation and Evaluation Management; providing guidance and skills on how to manage reference checking; how to negotiate and evaluate offers

Interim Management

Phelpsgroup’s interim management service provides senior- and board-level executives to organizations needing leadership on a flexible basis. Interim leaders provide immediate value to your organization. Whether to fill the gap left by a retiring executive or to provide direction for a specific project, our extensive network of contacts in a wide range of industries allows us to satisfy your interim recruiting needs with the same level of precision as our long-term placement services.