About CareerPro

CareerPro Inc has been featured in, contributed to and/or quoted in: •Forbes (30+ Quotes and Feature Articles) | CNN-Money | Yahoo! | Hotjobs (multiple featured interviews) | AOL Career Center | The Ladders (multiple feature columns) | News & Observer| Monster (multiple quotes in feature articles) | WRAL-TV | NBC (Raleigh local affiliate) | CBS (national feature on Hybrid Careers in 2014) | Execunet – Content Contributor | writing | podcasts | webinars | monthly meetings |Career Management Alliance

Our Mission

CareerPro Inc. focuses on best practice career services, outplacement and consulting. Our mission focus for individuals is to help you find your best fit, your work life mission. Our mission for the organizations and companies we serve is to help improve the commitment to talent through effective outplacement, career development and best practice.

Our Philosophy

With our boutique nature, CareerPro Inc. offers support designed around the needs of the individual or company. Our capacity to work with individuals and client companies spans all outplacement, pre-boarding, and individual career services. We have led the introduction of web portfolios, research and new media applications for our clients. We have collaborated and worked with many top career services people and leaders to gain insight into your needs. We also lead industry discussions on best practices, persona and business integrity. Our code of ethics remains firm and strong.

John M. O’Connor


Among other accomplishments in the world of career services and outplacement, Mr. O’Connor became the first private practice Reach Branding Certified Specialist in North Carolina and is the first Certified Federal Job Search Trainer (CFJST). With a unique fiction writing pedigree with fiction publications, he obtained a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Bowling Green State University. He is a sought after author and contributor to recent career transition stories for Yahoo! Hotjobs, Monster.com, CNN-Money, The Ladders, AOL.com, and in many newspaper publications including the Wall Street Journal. His diversified experience includes serving as a college professor and as a United States Army officer. John is a keynote speaker and corporate trainer offering consultations and HR Services.

Need an Expert Witness?

As a qualified Expert Witness in Wake County, North Carolina, Mr. O’Connor serves in roles on salary related issues for family law and business issues that impact judgements and decisions.

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Need a Keynote Speaker?

Addressing organizations 2016 and 2017 such as the North Carolina Court System, Office of the Governor (Americorps Program), Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association and multiple companies John brings career passion to each talk.

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CareerPro Inc. is affiliated in good standing with the following organizations:

Affiliate of Society for Human Resource Management   Reach Certified Strategist   Association of Career Professionals   Career Directors International   Triangle Business Alliance   Certified Professional Resume Writer   Certified Federal Job Search Trainer   Career Management Alliance   Better Business Bureau   NC Veterans Business Association   NC Veterans Business AssociationForbes Coaches Council