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Title: Career Management Paradigm Shift: Prosperity for Citizens, Windfall for Governments
Date: 2003
National Life/Work Centre (Ottawa)
To keep up with changing economic times, career guidance and counseling must also change. The old framework of finding and staying with the same job for years, and perhaps an entire career, no longer exists. Instead, career guidance should emphasize the skills, knowledge and attitudes people have and can acquire to become self-reliant career managers over a lifetime of healthy career moves. Both individuals and societies will benefit from such a shift in thinking.

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