Mark Franklin, MEd PEng CMF

Mark Franklin is the award-winning practice leader of, a career management social enterprise based in Toronto, and co-founder of Mark and a team of Associates have enriched the career wellbeing of 4000+ clients individually and in organizations using an evidenced-based narrative method. CareerCycles Associates have served physician clients through relationships with Ontario Medical Association and U of Toronto medical residents.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Industrial Engineering, a Master of Education in Counselling Psychology, earned the Career Management Fellow (CMF) designation through Institute of Career Certification International, and P.Eng. license through Professional Engineers Ontario. In 2015, he received the Stu Conger Award for Leadership in Career Development.

Mark’s career management insights have appeared in The Globe and Mail, National Post, Global News, Toronto Star. Mark has authored or co-authored 15 book chapters, peer-reviewed journal articles and other published pieces, and regularly speaks at national and international conferences. Mark hosts the Career Buzz radio show where he’s interviewed hundreds of guests about insights and turning points in their career stories.