Jose Duarte

Culture

Born in Mexico, “Pepe Duarte” is a Head-hunter with 10+ years of experience in recruiting, and more than 20 years in human resources. With a Master in Organizational Development and BA in Psychology. Throughout his professional life, he has coached more than 300 people to assist them in finding the job of their dreams. He has shared his expertise and skills as a Life Coach and Career Developer to support people to find their own path in life. The owner of “Encuentratrabajo.net”, Pepe provides tools to empower people to find a new career in life in their own country, or helps them plan the big decision to move to another place. It is not just finding a job – it is having the job of your life… your dream job.

People describe Pepe as a very enthusiastic and happy person, who is always open to collaborating on a different kind of project to build a better word. He strongly believes in the benefit of supporting his community, and for this reason, he has actively participated in diverse groups. He has served as President of the EXATEC Vancouver Chapter, Volunteer at Chemo Crisis line, Leader Coordinator at Vancouver SunRun, Coach of families with kids with disabilities, Mentor at ConneTra and Organizer for Cultural Affairs in Talentos Mexicanos in BC.

One of his core beliefs is that you can have an amazing life. To give action to this quote, in 2007, he ran his first Marathon in New York, US. Now having run almost 15 marathons, he shares his love for life and running by volunteering in groups to support people to run. He believes you can “run happy, in your happy place”.

His 15 years of experience in the classroom has resulted in his students seeing him as a mentor in life, and one of the best teachers to coach people to reach their goals.

Happy husband and proud father of two beautiful girls, Pepe is committed to continuing to contribute to a better world.