About Us

Career Partners International (CPI) serves thousands of clients, making it one of the leading consultancies in the world. With more than 300 locations, Career Partners International is a leading provider of Outplacement, Career Management, Executive Coaching and Leadership Development Services. Employers around the world trust our local market experts to provide the best possible outcomes for employees.

In every market, Career Partners International offers world-class services to optimize your organizational success. We have the industry’s best coach to participant ratio to ensure each individual receives a focused, personalized approach. We offer the quickest time to re-employment at equal or greater compensation. Our best-in-class services and team of experts hold the industry’s highest satisfaction rating.


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Through our worldwide unified and cohesive group of firms, Career Partners International provides the best proven local market experts for consistently excellent services regardless of location. Spanning a wide variety of industries, we have improved organizations both large and small with cutting-edge technology and experienced consultants. We collaborate with you in addressing changes in workforce dynamics, supporting your business vision and developing the potential of everyone in your organization.

Solutions And Expertise

Around the world, organizations of all sizes turn to Career Partners International for expertise to successfully assess, engage, develop and transition talent. Career Partners International assures that its global clients have local experts in career management, talent development, leadership coaching and career transition services. Scroll over the talent management practice areas in the model below and click the area of interest for additional information.

  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Career Services
  • Culture Shaping
  • Executive Coaching
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Onboarding
  • Outplacement
  • Succession Planning
  • All Industries
  • All Functions
  • CEO/President
  • Human Resources

News Briefings

Career Partners International Unveils New Development Coaching Program

Columbus, OH-headquartered Career Partners International (CPI) has launched PowerAmp Coaching, a professional development coaching program delivered by trained coaches with scientifically created artificial intelligence. This combination of professional coaching amplified by technology gives organizations the power to provide coaching at a fraction of traditional costs while minimizing risk. CPI has launched the program in conjunction with

Career Partners International Adds New Member Firm

Columbus, OH-headquartered Career Partners International (CPI) has added Career Management Associates (CMA Midwest) as its newest member firm to serve the Greater Kansas City, KS market. Career Management Associates offers a full range of services including executive search, career transition services/outplacement, executive coaching, leader development and MPO assessment solutions. The industries the firm has served represent all

Career Partners International Names CEO

Career Partners International (CPI) has appointed Douglas J. Matthews as its new president and chief executive officer. In his new role, Mr. Matthews will provide full leadership responsibility to drive CPI’s brand visibility nationally and globally. Building on CPI’s strengths, he will work to grow global marketshare and competitive differentiation of CPI’s services. “We could not be more

Career Partners International Names President and CEO

Career Partners International (CPI) has appointed Karen D. O’Boyle as president and chief executive officer. In her new role, she will be responsible for developing and executing CPI’s strategic plan. The firm has a global footprint with more than 270 offices in 47 countries. An accomplished business leader, Ms. O’Boyle has held senior leadership positions at

Press Releases

Career Partners International Launches PowerAmp™ Coaching – Industry Leading Professional Development Solution

(Nov. 10, 2020) Career Partners International (CPI) is pleased to announce the launch of PowerAmp™ Coaching, the world’s first professional development coaching program delivered by trained coaches with scientifically created artificial intelligence. This combination of professional coaching amplified by technology gives organizations the power to provide coaching at a fraction of traditional costs while minimizing

Career Partners International Welcomes CMA Midwest as Newest Member

(May 7, 2020) Career Partners International has over 30 years of experience partnering with organizations around the world to navigate the future of work.  As the world becomes more connected and increasingly complex CPI continues to grow.  We are proud to announce Career Management Associates (CMA Midwest) will be serving the Greater Kansas City market as the newest

Career Partners International Expands into Kelowna with Pathfind

(May 7, 2020) One of the key strengths of Career Partners International (CPI) is the unique combination of a global presence with local Partners serving as experts in their own Markets.  We are pleased to announce the expansion of our Member, Pathfind, into the Kelowna, Okanagan region of British Columbia, Canada. “Being a proud Partner of Career

As Work Environments Drastically Shift Career Partners International Offers Adaptive Support

(April 13, 2020) As the world experiences the compounding effects of COVID-19, communities and workplaces are in a state of flux. Career Partners International responded to this global pandemic by launching a variety of complimentary services to support organizations, leaders, and employees. Through our more than 50 Members and 300 locations around the globe, we continue

Supporting Individuals Impacted by COVID-19

(March 20, 2020) Within CPI’s Global footprint, we’ve seen firsthand the varied and unique impact of COVID-19.  If you find yourself unemployed due to COVID-19 and have no professional transition assistance, we can help. Through our page Immediate Individual Help page, we are sharing important information and immediate actions you can take to prepare you to move