Providing Employment, Outplacement, Career Management, Resume Production,
Reference Investigation Services
Because Your Future is
job seekers since 1980
Our products include:
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?
Have you sent out hundreds of resumes – and had no interviews?
Are you unable to get job interviews for the right type of position?
Are you getting interviews but no offers?
Did you 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Do you understand how to tap the unpublished or hidden job market – 70% of all jobs?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 for promotion?
Has your career growth slowed or stalled?
Do you believe you are worth more than your
employer is paying you?
Do you feel you have been discriminated against based on your age, race, gender,
Do you think you have
been hurt by poor references?
you an employer who wishes to support a loyal employee being terminated?
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.
- If you are a mid-level manager striving for advancement
- If you are an executive on the rise
- If you are a senior executive at the peak of your career
- If you are a director or senior manager in the
- If you are a retiring military officer
- If you are an educational administrator
- If you are an entrepreneur or former business owner
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
ResumeClinic offering a full range of high quality resume and cover letter products
- The 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 caregiver candidates.
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
Products and Pricing
provides career management and support services in the following five areas:
1. Full service individualized marketing and
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
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
most effective method of responding to advertised positions
intermediaries (search firms, recruiters, etc.) to produce job interviews
- How to develop and conduct a productive self-marketing
- Understanding and penetrating the hidden job market
(over 70% of all jobs)
modern networking techniques to result in potential jobs or consulting opportunities
- Use of the telephone as a proactive marketing tool in generating meetings, interviews, and offers
- Researching companies and utilizing that research to generate interviews
- Development of sound interviewing and self-presentation
communication skills to enhance your self-presentation capabilities
- Important interview follow-up techniques to impact offer probabilities
- Analyzing individual employment offers and negotiating your best compensation
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 tools.
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.
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.
See our home page for complete contact information. Inquiries or suggstions may also be directed to Jobs@EmploymentClinic.com
2. Hourly and project consulting
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
Evaluating and negotiating job offers and titles, benefit packages, equity positions, or business
On-the-job performance and salary review strategy
Assisting in entrepreneurial due
diligence and start-up business planning
Advice in starting or growing a consulting practice or home-based business
Telephone contact training
marketing as a tool to initiate meetings and conduct follow-up discussions.
services facilitating resolution to business, partnership, or management disputes
Dealing with career
issues as they impact your family life.
A 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.
Corporate Outplacement programs:
We offer both individual
and seminar outplacement programs that can be tailored to the specific needs of any
organization. Our marketing methods are unique, highly proactive, and can provide you a much more cost-efficient
alternative to the higher priced national outplacement firms. As opposed to major
outplacement firms that provide only several hours of counseling time with limited ongoing
support, we concentrate our efforts on spending all the time necessary to assist the individual
in achieving new employment. Typically about one-third of our clients are employed, creating a healthier environment
for the job seeker. We provide four outplacement options to the corporate community.
Following is a brief overview of these options. More detailed brochures are available
- A highly supportive marketing/counseling
program to provide senior management with up to one year of continuing support.
This one-year support program is suggested for leaders and executive management where more time is usually needed to
deal with the contingencies and more lengthy process often required at this level.
Contact us for pricing information.
three-month spousal transplacement support program provided for the spouse of a transferred employee.
This program is designed to provide the client with basic search tools and provide up to
three-months of ongoing emotional and structural support. Contact us for
- We offer both a one and two-day
seminar format with an option for ongoing support. Pricing is based upon the selection
of program options. Price quotes include the cost of all support materials. Travel expenses (if
necessary), cost of lodging and meals are billed as additional expenses. The cost
of the seminar facility would also be at the company's expense. Pricing varies based
upon the number of participants, and we can adapt a program to deal with specific needs
or issues. Contact us for pricing information.
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 start up counseling sessions in our Minneapolis offices or by teleconference,
followed by three (3) months of ongoing telephone/email support, coaching, and guidance.
- The 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" above
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