Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions

Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions

September 08, 2010 07:00 ET

Knightsbridge to Provide Online Career Management to Sobey School of Business Executive MBA Students

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2010) - Today, Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions announced a partnership with the Sobey School of Business Executive MBA Program that will provide virtual career management advice and assistance to Canada's future leaders. Through Careego.com, Knightsbridge's proprietary online career management portal, Sobey's Executive MBA candidates will now have access to an online community of professionals from around the world, as well as career resources and expert advice on how to best manage their careers following graduation.

"At Knightsbridge, we strive to provide ways to strengthen the capability and potential of people," said David Shaw, Founder and President, Knightsbridge Human Capital Solution. "Our partnership with the Sobey School of Business enables us to leverage our expertise in Career Management and innovative solutions to help their students reach their potential and successfully manage their careers."

Launched in April 2009, Careego.com is an online resource for professionals who wish to discuss their career management goals and challenges with like-minded individuals and gain virtual access to Knightsbridge Career Consultants and career management advice. By logging on to Careego.com, users can access information on choosing the right resume style and format, building the framework of an effective job search, how to successfully prepare for interviews and negotiating your compensation package.

"By partnering with Knightsbridge, we are able to provide our students with the most comprehensive self-directed approach to career management and coaching," said Kelly Smith, Program Director for The Sobey School of Business. "With Careego.com, we can ensure that our participants have Canada's best career coaches in their corner and access to cutting-edge technology that empowers career-focused professionals with the skills and knowledge they need to successfully manage their careers."

When designing Careego.com, Knightsbridge purposefully created an interactive site that offers career content in multiple formats including videos, podcasts, webinars, and assessments. These features allow more tech-savvy users to experience the portal and information in a way that is most comfortable and intuitive to them.

"By developing an engaging and interactive environment, Careego.com has been able to satisfy the preferences of our diverse user community," said Kathryn Lockhart, Business Leader for Careego.com. "We are thrilled that Sobey's EMBA students will be joining this community and are looking forward to helping them manage their careers over the coming years."

About Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions: 

Knightsbridge helps organizations strengthen the capability of their people to deliver results. Our seamlessly integrated teams of experienced specialists in Organizational Capability, Search and Selection, Organizational Productivity and Career Transition provide customized solutions to deliver on your human capital needs. Knightsbridge has the people and services you need when you need stronger people. 

Knightsbridge is Canada's fastest growing human capital company, with 26 offices and 240 employees across Canada the U.S and the U.K. including Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary, Vancouver, as well as Halifax, Moncton, and St. John's through our strategic alliance with Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette. We serve our clients globally through strategic alliances with Lee Hecht Harrison for career transition services and Amrop for global executive search.

To learn more please visit www.careego.com or www.knightsbridge.ca.

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