Providing Employment, Outplacement, Career Management, Resume Production,
Reference Investigation Services
Because Your Future is Worth It
Serving job seekers since 1980
can answer yes to any of the following questions, we can help!
Are you discouraged because you can’t find work?
Did you recently lose your job and don’t know what
to do next?
Has your job
search gone on for months – with no results?
you sent out hundreds of resumes – and had no interviews?
you unable to get job interviews for the right type of position?
you getting interviews but no offers?
apply for a job where your background was perfect, but no one contacted you?
Do you understand how to tap the unpublished or hidden job market –
70% of all jobs?
Have you been passed over
Has your career growth slowed
Do you believe you are worth more
than your employer is paying you?
you feel you have been discriminated against based on your age, race, gender, or ethnicity?
Do you think you have been hurt by poor references?
Are you an employer who wishes to support a loyal employee
Are you an employer concerned about legal issues as you restructure or terminate staff.
WHO ARE WE?
Group Support Session|The EmploymentClinic is the Outplacement and career guidance division of LDA Enterprises, Ltd. Our staff has a wealth
of experience assisting professionals and executives to find new employment
opportunities, achieve employment and compensation goals, and cope with a myriad
of occupational and human interface issues. We function as the job-seekers
Agent. If you fit into any of the following areas, contact us now.
you are a mid-level manager striving for advancement
- If you are an executive on the rise
you are a senior executive at the peak of your career
- If you are a director or senior
manager in the non-profit world
you are a retiring military officer
- If you are an educational administrator
- If you are an entrepreneur or former business
We offer aggressive marketing and support programs tailored to the unemployed, those
that are currently working but who are looking to improve their lot in life, or the executive
dealing with internal growth and political issues. Whatever the situation, our focus
is to help you achieve your employment, compensation, and quality of life objectives. We offer complete long-term marketing
programs to assist the job seeker in transition, and individually tailored short-term projects
to support individuals in resolving specific career growth issues. Our other
divisions and services include:
ResumeClinic offering a full range of high quality resume and cover letter products
ReferenceClinic providing reference verification services for the job seeker in transition;
and nanny/caregiver reference checking services for the family wishing to validate the background of nanny or
Please inquire by email at Jobs@EmploymentClinic.com, or call (952) 697-3663
For a more complete view of our company and all
of its services, please click on our Home Page
EmploymentClinic Products and
provides career management and support services in the following five areas:
1. Full service individualized marketing and support
The EmploymentClinic offers highly
supportive and comprehensive career-marketing programs designed to help you achieve your
career and compensation goals. Our programs feature five major areas of focus: A.)
To identify marketable skills, transferable capabilities, and career objectives; B.) To
generate the maximum number of interviews; C.) To enhance your interviewing, and personal presentation skills; D.) To
maximize effectiveness in evaluating opportunities and negotiating specific offers; E.) To
provide ongoing counseling, coaching, and emotional support throughout the chosen program.
ALL PROGRAMS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING BASIC COMPONENTS:
A. A series of start-up counseling, coaching, and guidance
sessions conducted through individualized telephone or Skype conferences, or for those
who have access, performed in one-on-one meetings in our Minneapolis, Minnesota offices. These sessions will
- A review and discussion
of personal/professional history and career objectives
of your marketable traits and transferable capabilities
- The most effective
method of responding to advertised positions
- Using intermediaries
(search firms, recruiters, etc.) to produce job interviews
to develop and conduct a productive self-marketing program
and penetrating the hidden job market (over 70% of all jobs)
modern networking techniques to result in potential jobs or consulting opportunities
of the telephone as a proactive marketing tool in generating meetings, interviews, and offers
companies and utilizing that research to generate interviews
of sound interviewing and self-presentation communication skills to enhance your self-presentation
- Important interview follow-up techniques to impact offer
- Analyzing individual
employment offers and negotiating your best compensation package
The construction and printing of your professional resume to create a succinct, cogent,
and motivating presentation of your background and strengths
C. You will be provided with our published workbook and
guide entitled "Tomorrow Is Today," containing important supplementary written materials to aid you
in your job search. Included in its pages are examples of marketing letters for use in interview
follow-up, networking, and search firm contacts. It also contains vital information
on self-evaluation, interviewing, negotiating, networking, telephone usage, responding
to advertisements,penetrating the unpublished job market, and a variety of other support and career development
D. Once you have completed
the initial counseling sessions, we will be available to provide continuing telephone and
email coaching and guidance throughout the duration of your program. Our programs
are designed to provide all the tools and support necessary to help you achieve your career objectives as
well as the support to ensure that you are successful in your new position.
Fees are quoted on an individual basis and will vary based on our assessment
of your marketability, the difficulty factors involved, and the length of time we believe
it will take to reach your career objectives.
our home page for complete contact information. Inquiries or suggstions may also be directed to Jobs@EmploymentClinic.com
2. Hourly and project consulting options:
Hourly consulting help is available for the individual, who is not conducting a job search, but who
has special needs and faces specific business or career growth related problems.
We partner with our clients serving as coach, advocate, mentor, and advisor. Our advice is individually
tailored to provide objective solutions in the due diligence, strategy, and
decision making process in dealing with any of the areas listed below.
Dealing with internal advancement opportunities and career development tactics
Enhancing personal communication
skills in the work environment
Resolving on-the-job personality conflicts or interpersonal relationship
and negotiating job offers and titles, benefit packages, equity positions, or business
performance and salary review strategy
in entrepreneurial due diligence and start-up business planning
Advice in starting or growing a consulting
practice or home-based business
Telephone contact training
Targeted telephone marketing
as a tool to initiate meetings and conduct follow-up discussions.
Providing mediation services facilitating
resolution to business, partnership, or management disputes
Dealing with career issues as they impact
your family life.
complete resume and cover letter service is available - see our ResumeClinic page All
hourly consulting fees are paid as advance retainers. The following charges will
- $275.00 per hour for either in-person or telephone consulting time - (comprehensive
advice and strategy sessions). Initial retainers are for $550.00 (2 hours of consulting
time.) After the initial retainer, time may be purchased in one hour increments.
- $35.00 for a detailed email response to
any one question regarding your career or $100.00 for 3 questions and detailed responses by email
- Discounted rates are applicable for projects exceeding 20 hours
All consulting projects will be described in our Consulting
Agreement and require the signature of both the client and a member of LDA staff.
Workshop and Seminar Programs:
We offer ½ day individual one-on-one
or small group workshop clinics focusing on the most important elements of the job-search process. These workshops will
be held in our St. Louis Park, Minnesota offices or for those who are out of state or do not have access, by Skype conference.
Workshop Clinics are designed to help the jobseeker to find and keep their
next position and will feature important, basic job search components including:
- A discussion of personal and professional background and goals
- Assistance in creation of a cogent,
motivating resume document
most effective methods of utilizing job boards, job postings, and advertised openings
- Working with employment agencies, search firms, and recruiters
- Networking and how to take advantage
of the hidden/unpublished job market
- Use of the telephone as a proactive tool to generate in-person meetings and job interviews
- Development of sound interviewing
and communication skills to enhance your self-presentation capabilities
- Important interview follow-up techniques.
the conclusion of the clinic there will be a 30-minute question and answer period to deal with individual questions and concerns
Ø Following the workshop program, we will provide up to 30 days of ongoing Telephone/email
support to deal with any issues, concerns, or questions.
Ø Each participant will receive a copy of our 240 page workbook “Tomorrow Is Today, the complete
guide for getting and keeping your next job.” The contents include chapters reinforcing the information included in our job-hunter
clinic plus substantial additional material to assist you in your job search campaign.
The individual cost of this workshop clinic including
30 days of ongoing support is $499.00. We would have pricing flexibility based on the number of people attending.
4. A marketing program for new college graduates:
This program is specifically designed to assist the new college or trade
school graduate in launching their professional career. It focuses on all the basic
components of implementing a successful job search campaign. The initial process
begins with two ½-day, one-on-one, start up counseling sessions in our Minneapolis
offices or by teleconference, followed by three (3) months of ongoing telephone/email support, coaching, and guidance.
full one-time cost of the College Graduate Program is $3,250.00
5. The complete job search workbook and guide:
This 240-page workbook is a highly effective, no nonsense, self-marketing
instrument to facilitate and manage the entire job-search campaign. Contained in
its pages are all the tools and information necessary to help your terminated employee
win and keep their next job. It also features special sections on what to
do if your fired; portfolio development; handling performance reviews; managing on-the-job growth issues; valuable
information for the entrepreneur; and advice for job-seekers over 50, diversity candidates, professional
women; plus a variety of other job search related tools. Click on the following
link for a more detailed description of the book or to place an order: "Tomorrow Is Today".
- The book
is available through either Amazon or Barnes and Noble. For a description of this book, pricing, and to order, click
on the Complete Job Search Guide link at the top of this page or click on "Tomorrow Is Today"
Please direct all inquiries to LDA@EmploymentClinic.com.
services offered by LDA Enterprises:
checking services: The ReferenceClinic
Resume and motivational letter creation services: The ResumeClinic