As a careers professional in any field – education, corporate or private practice – you need to competently manage information and resources. The CICA Professional Standards detail these as competencies 6.3.6 and 6.3.7
These competencies refer to both the information and resources that practitioners provide for students or clients, and the management within the practice of client records and business documentation. Read through each section of these competencies, and make a note of what evidence you could provide to demonstrate each competency within your own practice.
Question: When you will eventually work as a Career Development practitioner, what are some of these competencies that you will find challenging to meet – possibly due to pressure of time or expense? (275 words)