Career building is a continuous process and if you have good career guidance, you can improve it quickly. We have discussed so many career-building strategies in The Career Secrets but today we will discuss that how you can help people by making career search for them. In other words, you are making your career by helping others. As we know that finding careers for people is a good thing but as a career coach or writing consulting. You can decide what kind of career matches their character, style, standards and expertise. Some necessary guidelines for a career coach are given below, follow them and make your career coach profession successful.
Career Coach – Make an Assessment
The first thing you have to do is ‘assessment’. This is very important in career coach profession that you should know the basic human psychology. The following point must be considered while dealing with your customers in your career coach profession that ‘Have your client take an assessment test?’
By this method, you will be able to discover your client’s:
- Values and Skills
This information will guide you to decide that what kind of career is suitable or not suitable for your client. It also helps you to judge what kind of skills your customer has and how he will behave in respective job you are searching for him as career coach.
Speak to Your Client
This step is very important because you, as a career coach, can judge a person in a better manner by talking him rather by reading his CVs. You can observe the following points while talking your client as a career coach.
- Find out what past jobs he has taken
- How long did he hold that job?
- Did he dislike anything from his past jobs?
- What part of his career he most enjoyed at, if any
A thorough scrutiny will be able to decide all this information and with the answers to these questions. After that you, as a career coach, can give recommendations and offers to what career will best suit your customer.
Career Coach – Guide Your Clients
This is the final step for you as a career coach to guide the clients in right direction. It is compulsory for you to have the sufficient knowledge of Internet. There are so many career opportunities on internet, contact these companies and asked them that you have good and skilled manpower. In this way the companies will contact you before placing an advertisement in newspapers or on their website. Now it is your responsibility to offer your clients the best available career opportunities.
Career coach is the best career building option if you are confident, have good personality and self belief. Working for others is always very good but enabling others to start their job is more than that.