Dear Friend:
A record number of professionals are in career transition and asking "What's next?" Whether it's a job or industry change or you're considering a radical jump, here is an opportunity for a fantastic, highly popular, action-oriented workshop: The Career Strategy Workshop: Find a Fit, Create a Plan, Love Your Work July 29th 9:30-noon.

Led by Career Strategists president Renee Trudeau once a year, the seminar size is limited to allow for maximum interaction, confidentiality is honored and the workshop is attended by professionals at all career and life stages.

Read an Austin American Statesman story and watch this FOX News piece that include tips from Renee on making a career change.


July 29th: 9:30 - noon, at the new South Austin ACC Campus on Stassney Lane

A small, dynamic group-coaching workshop focused on helping you gain clarity/focus, strategically map out your next steps and find work that is a “fit” for you. Click here for more details and to register online today.

Special offer: Receive an Austin DIY Job Search Toolkit if you register by 7/15 ($99 value)


The workshop package fee is $175, which covers the 2.5 hour workshop, a Career Resource Management booklet and $750 in additional package benefits including:
  • A subscription to the CS job leads service ($250 value)
  • A Career Management Resources Toolkit and a subscription to Career Management Resources, our monthly newsletter ($200 value)
  • Access to our new online password-protected Career Management Resource Center, packed with hundreds of tips, how-to lists, articles and resource lists on Career Management/Job Search, and Personal Branding/Marketing ($300 value)
  • Complimentary 20-minute career strategy/support consult with a Senior Career Strategists coach (Angela or Sarina)

We hope to see you there if this speaks to you. Warmly -- Renee, Angie, Sarina and Angela


Would you like some insight into how others perceive you, what type of work environment and boss are a fit for you, how to improve your EQ (emotional intelligence) and ways to enhance your relationships? The Myers Briggs Type Indicator is the most widely used tool of its type in the world. Email to set up your personal appointment with Renee today. More details here.


Ready to make a change but need a “jump start” to help you get started? On a tight budget or unable to allocate the resources for one-on-one coaching? Purchase a DIY Career Change Toolkit or a DIY Job Search Workshop today—only $99! Learn more.


Need quick help preparing for your next annual performance review, an interview, resources for starting a new business, assistance jump starting your job search or creating more balance in your life? Consider setting up a phone or email coaching session. Convenient, personalized and affordable. Clients say phone/email coaching is highly effective and a great way to get laser-feedback on very specific career, small business or work/life balance issues.

Email to learn more. Or, call our office at 512-459-6700 to schedule an appointment with Renee, Sarina or Angela.


July 29    Friday 9:30-Noon  The Career Strategy Workshop: Find a Fit, Create a Plan, Love Your Work   A small, dynamic group-coaching workshop focused on helping you strategically map out your next steps and find work that is a “fit” for you. You will also receive support via our online Career Center, a complimentary coaching session and a subscription to the Career Strategist’s job leads service. **BONUS** receive a free DIY Job Search Toolkit (a $99 value) when you register by July 15th. Class size is limited. CLICK HERE to learn more/register online.

September 8 7:30-8:30 p.m. CST  Live Inside Out Life Balance Teleclass with Renee Trudeau.
The theme this month is: Finding Your Flow: Balancing Being vs. Doing While Still Getting Things Done! Join women from around the world as we reconnect with who we are, cultivate self-compassion and learn to live more intentionally. Learn more and register here.

September 16     Friday 9:00-1:00 p.m.   Envision, Create and Expand: A Business Planning Retreat for Empowered Entrepreneurs. Casa de Artistas, south Austin. Are you ready to shift your relationship to your business? Gain clarity and focus on how/where to direct your energy, receive laser coaching/feedback, tap Renee’s most powerful exercises and tools, enjoy guided support and leave inspired, focused and ready to move into fall with renewed passion and clarity. Led by small business coach Renee Trudeau at a small, quiet, private retreat center in Austin. Limited to 8 people. Cost: $249. Details/register. Email with questions.

September 27  noon-1:00 p.m. CST  Your Ordinary Self is Enough, Global Sufficiency Network radio program with Renee Trudeau and host Nogie King

October 14-16   Friday-Sunday, Reflect, Reclaim, Re-Balance: A Women's Self-Renewal Retreat, Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health, The Berkshires, MA. Nurture and nourish yourself physically, emotionally and spiritually. Tap the Transformative Power of Self-Care. Led by nationally-recognized career/life balance expert, coach and author Renee Trudeau at beautiful Kripalu. Ideal for women in career/life transition. Details here. Our last fall retreat sold out; register today!

November 2  Austin Women’s Conference & Show, Austin, TX. Keynote. Women Empowering Women. A daylong event designed to inspire and empower, motivate, encourage you to take action, experience change, and transform. The Austin Women’s Conference & Show is the opportunity of the year for you to join other women in the Austin area for an exhilarating day exploring what success means to you in your professional and personal lives. Learn more.

Career Strategists' Personalized Services Include:

  • Strategic career planning and management assistance
  • Client marketing, branding and positioning services (including resume and cover letter review/development)
  • Coaching on job transitioning, interviewing and salary negotiation
  • Tailored job search strategy sessions
  • Work/life balance coaching, groups, workshops and keynote addresses
  • Entrepreneur/small business planning, start-up and marketing coaching
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator assessment and interpretation sessions for individuals and groups
  • Customized presentations and seminars for companies and groups

****************************************************************************** THINGS WE DO FOR OUR CLIENTS

Career Strategists' clients receive personalized, targeted, strategic resources, support and guidance to help them create a life and career that is aligned with their personal and professional values. Did you know we:

  • Offer email coaching support to all of our clients who purchase career packages and typically respond to our clients' questions within 24 hours
  • Offer a complimentary job leads service to let our clients know about jobs in Austin's "underground job market"
  • Offer complimentary access to our new online password-protected Career Management Resource Center, packed with hundreds of tips, how-to lists, articles and resource lists on Career Management/Job Search, Personal Branding/Marketing and Work/Life Balance
  • Provide our clients with connections and referrals to companies/organizations to help them move forward on their career or life path
  • Create special exercises just for our clients to help them gain greater clarity and focus while navigating their career path
  • Offer a discount to all current Career Strategists' clients on single sessions
Check out our coaching packages and fees to learn more about our services and don't hesitate to call or email to let us know how we can help you. (Note: we have different rates levels based on which Career Strategists’ coach you work with.)


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