Skills

Skills

Team Building

Strategic Planning

Leadership development

Resume and related career communictionsw

Coaching: executive, managerial, career

Work History

Work History
2004 - Present

Career Coach, Resume Writer

Career From Here

My coaching system helps fed-up and frustrated clients find their compelling career choice. In our work together, we identify personal strengths, skills and career interests and cut through the confusion to find a great work-life. 

In about half the time it would take working on their own, clients using my career coaching system discover their career direction and develop a path for achieving their goals. 

I've earned the Certified Career Management Coach, Professional Certified Coach and Certified Professional Resume Writer credentials. I participate in continuing education courses every month to stay current on trends and discoveries in the human development industry. 

Authored career coaching-in-writing book: Discover UR Best Self: Guide to a Great Work-Life

2010 - 2013

Regional Manager, Mentor Coach

NextJob

National re-employment company, reduces employers' unemployment costs and the job search time for separated employees.

  • Designed and conducted coaching-skills training.
  • Managed a team of eight job coaches, providing direction, mentoring, problem-solving and perforance coaching.
  • Coached the executive clients in manufacturing, health care, public advocacy, banking and technology industries.
2000 - 2003

Vice-President, Operations

Alere Medical Inc.

Leading cardiac disease management company, reducing the cost of care for chronic cardiac disease.

  • Directed 80% of company staff in clinical operations and client services departments.
  • Improved clinical productivity by 180% in three years by adopting technology and standardizing procedures.
  • Wrote proposal and participated in contract development for the company's largest managed care contract, adding more than $18M in revenue over three years.
  • Led operations through period of 1,250% growth in patient enrollment in three years.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts

Marylhurst University

Graduated with grade point average 4.0

Master of Business Administation

San Jose State University

"Outstanding Comprehensive Project" Award for strategic plan project.

Certifications

Certifications
2013 - Present

Professional Certified Resume Writer

Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches
2009 - 2015

Certified Career Management Coach

Career Coach Academy; International Coach Federation accredited
2007 - 2013

Professional Certified Coach

International Coach Federation
2011 - 2013

Get Clear, Get Found, Get Hired (G3)

The Academies

Career From Here