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#MyPotential2017 Instagram Contest

Looking smart? Feeling fresh? (Or vice versa?)

Why not show us your “Power Stance” by entering our Instagram Contest? It’s super easy, and you can win a $100 Prepaid Gift Card!

To enter, simply upload a photo to Instagram that shows us you’re ready to take on the day and/or show off your potential!  Whether you’re applying for work, getting ready for a job interview, or sitting pretty at your work desk, take a moment to show us how YOU dress or prep for success!  

How to Win: Follow @thecareerfnd, upload your photo, tag @thecareerfnd and use the hashtag #MyPotential2017 somewhere in your photo caption.  If you follow each rule correctly, your username will be entered into a random draw to take place on Monday, June 5 at 10:00 a.m. EST!  

We will contact the winning account directly on June 5 to coordinate prize delivery.  Please note: The winning photo will be shared on our social media channels and our website for promotional purposes, so please only enter this contest if you agree to this and all contest rules.

Per Instagram regulations, we must acknowledge that this promotion isn’t sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram.


Official Contest Rules:

  1. Only one entry per user.

  2. Entrants must include the @thecareerfnd tag and hashtag #MyPotential2017 in the photo caption to be eligible.

  3. Your entry must be made by Friday, June 2 at 4:00 p.m. EST to be entered into the random draw.

  4. If you currently have a private account, please change it to public until June 6, 2017 so we may view your entry and contact you directly if you win.

  5. If we are unable to access/view your photo (due to your private account setting) by Friday, June 2 at 4:30 p.m. EST, your entry will be disqualified.

  6. The winner will be notified by Instagram on June 5. He or she will be announced publicly on June 7.

  7. Entrants submitting multiple entries or violating any of these Official Rules may be disqualified.


Prize: One (1) $100 Prepaid Gift Card (Visa or MasterCard) for the username selected from a random draw, which will take place at The Career Foundation Headquarters on Monday, June 5 at 10:00 a.m. EST.

Eligibility: The contest is open to legal residents of Canada aged 15 or older, who have an active Instagram account with PUBLIC visibility (as of June 2, 2017).


Questions or concerns? Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Photo Examples:


Here’s our lovely team of Employment Specialists at The Career Foundation’s Lawrence Square location! They’re looking serious and ready for business. Feel free to get a group of co-workers together to submit a similar photo – but remember, only entrant can win! #MyPotential2017 @thecareerfnd



Worst Dressed

And here’s an example of what NOT to do…. Although, we won’t dock you if you do. Have fun with it! #MyPotential2017 @careerfnd



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