Practice Leader, Recruitment & Career Coaching
Lynne has over 20 years’ combined experience in recruiting and recruiting leadership. She has a true passion for helping individuals find work they love, and for consulting with organizations to find top talent who love what they do.
Lynne previously led U.S. recruitment efforts for a Fortune 100 company and partnered with a number of external recruiters. This experience opened her eyes to the pitfalls of traditional recruiting. She knows a different approach is needed to help organizations hire individuals who will make meaningful, long-lasting contributions to the business … and to help individuals match with organizations that allow them to bring their whole and best selves to work.
With skills in relationship building, networking, and quickly building rapport and trust, Lynne plays an impactful role as a recruitment consultant to organizations and a career coach to those seeking new opportunities. Lynne’s strong business acumen and market awareness offers all of her clients a solid understanding of the most critical factors contributing to hiring decisions in today’s environment. She is uniquely skilled at creating the structure and support to allow passion to become purpose, and ultimately, profession!
Lynne’s own journey and quest to find work-life balance with a meaningful and impactful career adds a unique dimension to her work. She knows firsthand the struggle that comes with figuring out what you want to be when you grow up. This makes Lynne extremely relatable to her clients and allows her to bring forth the insights and learnings that only come from personal experience. Lynne recognizes and appreciates that engaging in a career exploration or a job search is a unique and personal experience—one that requires resilience and positivity.
Whether she’s consulting or coaching, Lynne’s thoughtful questioning and deep listening helps her clients see through a lens of possibility and opportunity versus limitation and scarcity. What stands out about Lynne’s approach is her authentic nature and genuine desire to leverage her skills and expertise to finally do what she set out to do decades ago as she entered the field of HR—truly help people.
- B.S. Psychology with a concentration in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
- The Academies – Coach Training School
- Certified Career Management Coach
- 20+ years of combined coaching, business, and recruiting experience
Areas of Expertise
- Career exploration
- Matching talent with opportunities
- Job search strategy
- Recruiting strategy
- Networking tools and strategy
- Interview preparation and performance
- Building high-performing teams
- Change/transition management
- Information Technology
- Research and Development
Writer & Storyteller
Jen has more than 15 years’ experience in writing and storytelling.
With a background in corporate communications, Jen understands the tendency for people to follow a formula or rely on a template to get their messages across. She also understands how to ease people away from this approach and help them find their unique, authentic voices.
Jen believes that when you engage in the internal work needed to uncover your strengths, values, and skills, your narrative begins to unfold. Having engaged in the self-exploration necessary to navigate her own career transition, Jen is equipped to help people craft their stories in a way that leads them down the desired path. With a passion for storytelling, Jen is able to consult with professionals to craft a resume, a profile, an elevator speech that sets them apart and helps them build connections in a more genuine way.
Jen has worked with people at all levels in a variety of industries and organizations, helping them develop and deliver their unique stories with impact. What you’ll notice about Jen’s approach is the enthusiasm with which she digs in. She strives to understand what makes you tick and where your true passions lie to help frame your story.
- B.S. Organizational Communications with a concentration in Human Resources and Public Relations
- M.A. Communications Studies
Areas of Expertise
- Effective communication
- Resume creation
- LinkedIn profile development
- Storytelling and content development
- Financial Services
- Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods