Role and Company
Career Coach , Kellogg School of Management Career Management Team; AdviseU (private coaching practice)
25 years experience in general business
About Mary M.
I'm a former Marketer who worked for 17 years in the Advertising industry supporting consumer and business brands. In 2003, I made a career shift to Higher Education, teaching and coaching.
For the last dozen years, I have been a Career Coach (CDF trained) working largely with Millennials on strategic career planning, the job search and much more. I have been a coach for MLT, a non-profit providing coaching support for under-representative minorities attending the top 15 MBA programs in the U.S. In addition to my private coaching practice, AdviseU, I also work for the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Since 2012, I have been a member of the Career Management Center team where I support MBAs in two programs. In this role, I have worked closely with many Vets across all branches of our Armed Forces who have made successful - and exciting! - transitions to their civilian careers. I have a pulse on the market, am familiar with a wide range of business careers in all sorts of organizations - large and small, private or public sector firms.
I'm happy to "serve" as a Career Coach for ACP and contribute to helping those find their next career. Proud Aunt of active duty Special Forces nephew.
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Mary M. 's Recent Answers
2 months ago
Looking for an entry into the intersection of IT & Finance (any data analysts out there?)
Good morning Joseph,
In addition to the other thoughtful responses here, I'm glad to share another perspective for you to...
3 months ago
Business Development vs. Operations: Career path, responsibilities, and opportunities
Good morning Zach,
I'm glad to weigh in on your request and agree with many insights of the previous messages,...
7 months ago
Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Career Opportunities
That's quite an amazing career at 21 years (and counting)...congratulations. I like your approach and being planful looking...
8 months ago
Advice on transitioning from a military life to civilian life, how to get an employer to recognize I do have experience and above entry level?
Thank you for your long tenure serving our country and now considering how this important experience can evolve...
10 months ago
How to get into Venture Capital?
Good morning Lieutenant Khazraee,
I'll contribute to the worthwhile responses already received and share a few additional ideas for you...