DCS Program Overview
To invest in one of our premium, customized career management programs, visit our Payment Center. To redeem a gift certificate or to request a consult with one of our certified Career Strategists, visit DCS' Help Desk. Or subscribe to DCS Career A-Listers to participate in upcoming webinars and receive career management tools.
Career Resilience Coaching
Hourly coaching rate is $225.00 per hour (social impact rate available to eligible candidates), scheduled in increments of 30 or 60 minutes. Please ask for more information regarding your Career Resilience Coach/Strategist's background, credentials, and specialty area. Audio or video recording of scheduled sessions are available upon request.
• Career Resilience Coaching Session: 60-minute coaching session delivered via audio or video. Agenda items include career exploration, job search, work/life balance, networking, interview strategy, offer negotiation, performance review, professional development, and other critical career resilience topics. Audio recording of session available upon request. Customized career transition tools informed by SMART goal.
• Career Resilience Starter Kit: Three 60-minute coaching sessions. Audio recordings of sessions available upon request. Customized career transition tools informed by SMART goal.
• Career Resilience Gold Package: Six 60-minute coaching sessions. Audio recordings of sessions available upon request. Customized career transition tools informed by SMART goal.
• Career Resilience Platinum Package: Ten 60-minute coaching sessions. Audio recordings of sessions available upon request. Customized career transition tools informed by SMART goal.
• Career Superstars Subscription: monthly, recurring subscription with no cancellation fee. Includes Q&A sessions, 1 20-minute coaching session, resume evaluation, job search tools, career resilience tips, 10% discount off other DCS products and services, and 1 career question answered each month.
• Assessments: tool used to assess perceived strengths, skills, interests, values, personality type, and roadblocks. Assessment instruments are suggested based on client's specific career objectives.
• Job Search Strategy Session: targeted coaching sessions with a certified job search coach trained in designing and conducting a multifaceted, strategic job search campaign. Hourly coaching rates begin at $135.00, depending on the assigned transition strategist's background, credentials, and specialty area. Packages are designed based upon candidate's specific transition goals.
• Performance Review/Merit Increase Strategy Sessions: engaged to support imminent performance evaluations by deconstructing performance criteria before compiling quantifiable achievements, testimonials, and other critical data. Additional support provided to formulate presentation strategy and next year's action plan. Packages designed based upon specific transition goals.
Resume and Career Communications
Resume Distribution Support
Customized quote will be prepared based upon job target, industry, geographic location, and type/number of contacts
• Targeted Distribution Contact List: List of decision makers and contact information based on industry, job target, and geographic location.
• Resume Distribution Bronze: Electronic distribution of resume and cover letter to 25 hand-selected decision makers who specialize in job seeker's specialty area/industry/location/job function. Included in select career resilience packages.
• Resume Distribution Gold: Electronic distribution of resume and cover letter to 50 hand-selected recruiters along with phoned introductions.
• Resume Distribution Platinum: Electronic distribution of resume and cover letter to 75 hand-selected decision makers along with phoned introductions.
• Talent Agent: Select employers and recruiters within targeted industry/specialty area/location receive introductory letter and strategically crafted follow-up communications designed to share value proposition and high-impact achievements. Package includes 1 coaching session, introductory letter, mailing list campaign, contact names/phone/email and strategic enhancements to existing LinkedIn profile. Pricing based on specific number of contacts.