xxxxxxSusan Cook has always had a knack for inspiring others to achieve their personal best . As a career coach, trainer, and speaker Susan’s focus is on helping people discover newxcareer paths and build the career resiliency that’s required in today’s environment. She knows what it’s like to be at a career crossroads. Having achieved success in the corporate world, she found herself down-sized and right-sized one too many times. Waking up at 3 a.m. in a panicked, cold sweat worried about the future, Susan decided to stop letting others determine her direction and took control. She believes strongly in the words of Barbara Sher, “It’s only too late if you don’t start now”.
Susan’s wit, warmth, and practical wisdom have empowered hundreds of people to find career success, satisfaction, and fulfillment. Her clients benefit from her extensive background in sales management, coaching and training combined with her experience consulting with Fortune 500 companies, start up organizations, educational institutions and non-profits. In addition, her clients have included national career development organizations and outplacement firms. She has worked with professionals at all levels from health care, insurance, banking, publishing, hospitality, tourism, telecommunications services, and high technology.
Susan holds a master’s degree in Career Development from John F.KennedyUniversity and a B.A in Public Relations from San JoseStateUniversity. She is a member of the National Career Development Association, Association of Career Professionals, and American Psychological Association.