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I am available for speaking engagements in the Tri-State Area and select other locations and for webinars across the globe. Please contact me directly for more information about speaking topics, dates, rates and other details.

Since launching my coaching practice, I have been invited to present to the United Nations (ICTY/MICT), University of Chicago, Association of Corporate Counsel, United Way, Cheeky Scientist Association and National Resume Writers Association, among other organizations. For a list of representative writing and press mentions, please click here.

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Speaking topics include:

Executive Presence
Personal Value Proposition
Career Development and Transition


Cultivating an Executive Presence to Coach and Write for the C-Suite and Senior-Level Executives, The National Resume Writers Association, Lombard, IL, October 6, 2017 

Creating an Authentic and Effective Personal Brand, Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP Event, Darien, CT, September 14, 2017

Webinar, Behavioral Interviews, Cheeky Scientist Association, August 31, 2017

Marketing Your Organization and Team through LinkedIn, United Way of Western Connecticut, Stamford, CT, June 27, 2017

Webinar, Mind Your Career: Master the Interview, University of Chicago, Alumni Career Programs, May 24, 2017

Webinar, Solving 20 Top Resume Challenges, In-House Presentation, April 21, 2017 

Webinar, Focusing and Building Momentum for Your Job Search, United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) at The Hague (remotely), April 18, 2017

LinkedIn: Getting More Out of Your Online Network, Women’s Informal Network of Stamford, Stamford, CT, April 4, 2017

Webinar, Creating Professional Resumes, Cheeky Scientist Association, March 23, 2017

Keynote Speaker, Professionalism & Personal Branding Workshop, Women in Business Initiative, Yeshiva University, New York, NY, March 7, 2017

Beyond Branding: Creating a Compelling Value Proposition, Women’s Networking Group of Fairfield County, New Canaan, CT, February 1, 2017

Webinar, Master the Interview: Tips for Senior Professionals, Leaders Excellence at Harvard Square, November 29, 2016

Winning Clients through an Authentic and Convincing Value Proposition, Connected Networking Group, Westport, CT, October 27, 2016

The Keys to Job Search, Networking and Your Career, Illinois State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, IL, October 18, 2016

Online Networking, Association of Corporate Counsel, WEST/SCT Chapter, Stamford, CT, June 29, 2016

Professional Interview Prep Seminar, In-House Presentation (three sessions), Stamford, CT, April 12-22, 2016

Webinar, Your Greatest Networking Challenges: Solved, In-House Presentation, September 1, 2015

Six Strategies to “Get There,” Women in eDiscovery, New York, NY, May 28, 2015

The Artist as Entrepreneur, MakeArtWork, Hartford, CT, April 8, 2015


Webinar and In-Person, The Basics of Business Law, Lawline.com, New York, NY, December 7, 2013

Webinar, Key Issues in Non-Profit Incorporations and Tax Exemption Applications, Lawline.com, New York, NY September 21, 2013

Webinar, Seeking 501(c)(3) Status: The Initial Meeting with Your New Non-Profit Client, Lawline.com, June 21, 2013

Legal Considerations for Artists, MakeArtWork, University of New Haven, Sawmill Campus, West Haven, CT, February 25, 2013