The Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) offers professional development RoundTable meetings for career development students, volunteers and professional practitioners.  RoundTables also serve as a time to network with colleagues working in a variety of sectors.

NOTE: RoundTables are open to all career professionals. MCDA members are encouraged to invite colleagues.

Career practitioners interested in leading a RoundTable can contact

Upcoming Events are in Bold.


September 17, 2020

6:30 – 8:pm – Zoom Meeting

Why is it that job seekers often struggle when applying for jobs or engaging with recruiters? Do you get frustrated with recruiters when you don’t hear back from them, or have annoying interpersonal communications?

June 24, 2020 — Via Zoom Meeting: Career Education for Students: Building a Career Readiness Framework
April 21   ENTREPRENEURSHIP: The growing trend of the “side hustle”
November 5, 2019

The Gig Economy: The good, the bad, & the ugly

Catherine Byers Breet
June 12, 2019 Planning, productivity, and career development: Put Bullet Journals to work for you and your clients!   









Annie Montemayor
May 22, 2019 May RoundTable: Prepping Clients for Job Search Success – The Recruiter’s Perspective  









Tom Colosimo
March 27, 2019 March RoundTable: Saboteurs – Which one is controlling your mind?   









Darlene Roy-Johnson
January 24, 2019 Calling on Art and the Creative Process in Times of Change & Transition   









Sheila Hines Edmondson & Alane Howerton
December 2018 Mastering Your Inner Game for Total Confidence   









Carmen Croonquist


  • November
  • October 2018: Career Exercises and Coaching Techniques, Kim Bartels, Resources