Meet the Your Career Your Future Newsletter Contributing Writers
"Directions" Career/Life Transitions
“Exercise those talents/ gifts
The ones you most love to use
For the purpose the world
Most needs done right now.”
When Deb read that statement, she immediately knew that her mission and passion was guiding mid- to late-career professionals to discover their natural talents and ascertain where those talents can add the most value in the work world. She understands that what was a good match several years ago, may not be today. She believes that our work impacts our well-being and that of our family, our community, and the economy.
Deb sees the world through jobs and careers. This empowers her to recognize the nuances of jobs and careers and connect the dots in unique ways, helping clients find niches that match. “You help others see possibilities they never, ever would have imagined.” Deb proudly embraces the identity given to her by a colleague: Your Career Whisperer.
Deb is a Master Career Practitioner and actively participates in Career Thought Leaders, an international think tank of professionals in the careers industry.
Career Empowerment Coach
Vivian VanLier is a Certified Career Coach, Personal Branding Strategist, and Published Résumé Writer with an international reputation for providing resume writing, career management, and personal branding support to professionals and executives.
A graduate of the prestigious UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, she broke several “glass basements” early in her career both in public and corporate accounting.
Vivian subsequently left the corporate world — where she was in charge of financial reporting and cost accounting for a $120M division of a global company —to inspire others to find self-expression and success in their careers.
She holds numerous credentials as a career coach, resume writer, and personal branding strategist including: Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW), Certified Job and Career Transition Coach (JCTC), Certified Career Management Coach (CCMC), Certified Personal Branding Strategist (CPBS), Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP), and Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert (NCOPE).
Eddy Career Services
Marie Eddy is a certified career services provider. In her twenties, she worked for three years as a service representative for a temporary employment agency, where her interest in career counseling began.
She spent the next twenty years working in education. During this time, she went back to school and obtained a Master's degree in Counseling, with a specialization in school counseling. She currently holds a license in school counseling.
In 2018, she started her own business, a full-service career counseling company. Her business is based on a unique combination of experience in the employment industry, education, and counseling, which combined, allows hers to provide exceptional one-on-one consulting. She has presented many seminars and workshops on a variety of career-related topics at state and national conferences.
Marie works with people wherever they are on their career journey. Her favorite part of career counseling is helping people feel confident about their job skills and employment prospects.