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Lynn Berger- Career Counselor, Consultant and Personal Coach

Lynn Berger is a National Certified Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Master Career Counselor and Professional Certified Coach. She received her M.A. in Organizational Psychology and her Ed.M. in Psychological Counseling from Columbia University, New York. 

In addition to her private practice, Ms. Berger conducts career workshops relating to women, work and stress and a variety of other topics. Her past experience includes working in the Consulting and Human Resource fields. She is also the University of Pennsylvania- External New York Career Coach. 

"I LOVE my work and want for every individual I work with to achieve their goals and fully appreciate their natural gifts."

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Career Workshops Taught

"For Professional Women - How To Ease The Pressures of Daily Life"
"Finding the Balance In Your Life"
"Careers & Parenthood"
"Understanding the Opposite Sex in the Workplace"
"Networking Techniques"
"How to Cope with the Changing Work Place"

Online TV Host for ChangeHD.com


ChangeHD.com
is an online video-on-demand TV network where real people share real-life stories about how they have made significant changes, what they have learned, and what changes they are striving to make now.

Television Appearances

Coach World TV with Laurie Lawson and Lynn Berger


October/November 2010 Career Talk Live, Manhattan Neighborhood Network

May 9, 2007 - Art Fennell Reports CN8
The Comcast Network


Channel 7 Eyewitness News Interview,
April 2005

October 2004 - Video News Release. "Mary Kay Video News Release".
(Not recommended for dial-up users. Requires Windows Media Player to view. You may download it here if necessary)

May 2003 - Interviewed on Fox News 5, New York.

November 2003 - appeared on Cable Television on panel presentation
discussing careers.
April 2002 - Appeared on Good Morning America LA7 Italian Television Network.
She was interviewed on the role of a Personal Coach.

Radio Guest Host

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut December 9, 2013
How to Best Set Goals for the New Year

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut November 26, 2013
Keeping Up the Job Search During the Holidays

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut October 1, 2013
How To Encourage Good Health Habits For Your Children

BlogTalkRadio - July 18, 2013
Coach Chat With Lynn Berger

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut September 3, 2013
Easing the back to school transition for parents

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut July 2, 2013
Tips for an Intern

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut June 4, 2013
Negotiating Salaries

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut May 8, 2013
Encouraging People to "Lean In" and Use Their Summer Wisely

"The Mary Jones Show" -  On The Talk of Connecticut April 2, 2013
Communication differences between Baby Boomers,
Gen X and Gen Y

Interviewed on Morning Living, Martha Stewart Living Radio
SiriusXM Satellite Radio on September 14, 2012.

Interviewed on Morning Living, Martha Stewart Living Radio
SiriusXM Satellite Radio on February 10th.

Interview with Casual Worforce-"Job Search Tactics" August 2011.
MarketWatch.com - Audio program on quality resume creation
Interviewed on "Everyday Leadership with Daniel Mulhern" the Governor of Michigan's husband, First Gentleman

WCBS AM 880 - Interviewed on a piece regarding unemployment. February 2009

Appeared on the Joan Hamburg show , March 2007

National Audio Newsrelease- Sony Ericsson Campus Connectors Program

WACK AM 1420 Larry Ann Evans Show February 2002 and December 2003
Radio guest on WVON 1450 AM Chicago, Mo in The Midday, June 2002
Radio guest on KPAY AM 1290 The Morning Show February 2002
WMNS AM 1360 Bill Connelly Show September 2001
KVML 1450 A.M. News Plus at Noon August 2001
Radio Show "Sex, Money & Power" Career Segment WALE-AM
WICH AM 1310-Career Segment August 2001
CyberRadioTV.com - guest host "Get a Life" July 1999

Success Talk - " Making the Most of Life - Insights to Creating Career and Personal Change"

Career Counseling Articles Written

Appeared in The Parents League Review 2002-
Parenthood and Career: Thinking About The Choices

Monthly Broadcast Contributor - MomsRefuge.com
Lynn Berger, Career Counselor "Top Ten" lists and articles on MomsRefuge.com


Lynn Berger, Career Consultant "Top Ten" lists and articles on FathersWorld.com

Articles Quoted In

How To Make A Midlife Career Change

Care.com - 12 Best Part-Time Jobs and How to Find Them, September 9, 2013

Yahoo! Education - Exciting Health Careers You Can Switch To, September 9, 2013

Yahoo! Education - Degrees You Can Earn While Keeping A Busy Schedule, June 11, 2013

SilverAge.com - More Seniors Plan To Work In Retirement, June 11, 2013

Levo League - The Pros and Cons of Gossip in the Office, June 10, 2013

NurseZone.com - Tactics for Getting Hired, from New Nurses to Seasoned RNs, April 16, 2013

LittlePinkBook.com - Missed Milestones, March 28, 2013

FindTheRightJob.com - Need a Job? Get Off Your Butt and Get Out There, February, 2013

Nurse Connect - New Year, New Career? Six Signs It May Be Time for a Change, January 15, 2013 

Next Avenue - How to Discover Your Career 'Passion', October 1, 2012

The Jane Dough - "Kill ‘Em With Kindness: How To Work With A Micromanager", March 27, 2012

The Levo League -"Just Say No: How “Yes” Could Be Hurting You Professionally", December 19, 2011

The Levo League - "When a Close Colleague Receives a Raise or Promotion, and You Don’t", November 14, 2011

New York Daily News - "Molly Katchpole, activist in Bank of America protest,?now needs to find a job?", November 7, 2001

Quoted in TIME Moneyland - "I’m Unemployed and I Want to Start My Own Business", September 6, 2011

Menslifetoday.com. Career expert Q+A-  August 2011

Quoted in TIME Moneyland - "I Hate My Job and I Don’t Know What to Do About It", July 18, 2011

Quoted in New York Metro. "A clear message can save your office ego"
October 4, 2010

Quoted in Kitsapsun.com, "Can An Online Degree Help Advance your Career?"

Quoted in CNBC Article, "Manager's role: Appealing or appalling?"
April 5, 2010

Quoted in Monster.com Article, "Are You Thinking About Contract or Part-Time Work as a Stopgap?"

Quoted in article, "In our co-workers we trust?"
February 21, 2010

Quoted in Time Out New York August 2009- "Get A Better Job" issue
"Start by creating a portfolio career with multiple part-time jobs in the field. Career Counselor Lynn Berger calls it a win-win. You get tryout experience which employers like, she says, "but you don't lock yourself in."

May 4, 2009 - Quoted in The New York Post,  Strike Out Zone.-Saving Your Self Esteem

Quoted in 2009 Advance for Healthcare Careers, "Impressing Your Boss"

Quoted in AP Article, "Switching careers? A 4-step plan to ensure success", February 20, 2009

Quoted In AM New York, "City Copes with Layoff Fears", November 3, 2008

Contibuted to Job Action Day-Quintessential Careers , November 3, 2008.

MediaJobMarket.com, Five Keys to Winning the Promotion, August 7, 2008

Quintessential Careers, Fast Track Your Job Search by Networking Through a Professional Association, June 16, 2008

The Boston Globe, "Negotiating salary is best done in person", May 11, 2008

"Is Your Degree Recyclable?" - MSN.com Encarta, February 2008

"Find the job that is your true passion" - The Record, from the North Jersy Media Group, December 2, 2007

"The Gray Ceiling- Break the Barriers of Age Discrimination",  by Giordana R. Segneri CMA Today September/ October 2007, published by the American Association of Medical Assistants

Quintcareers.com, July 2007 -  Volunteering Can Open Doors to a New Career

career articlesQuoted in the Tribune Network Newspapers which include Newsday, The L.A. Times and Chicago Tribune on November 30, 2003 - "Winning the Battle of Nerves-Job Seekers Should Show Confidence."

Quoted on Monster.com

"
Seven Tips for Social Networking Online"
"10 Ways To Keep Busy Between Jobs"

Quoted in MyPrimeTime.com - "Career-Prep Your Kids"
Quoted in Wall Street Journal
Quoted in NewsDay.com
Quoted in BusinessWeek.com
Quoted in New York Daily News
Quoted on BlackMBAMagazine.com
"Confident workers are more likely to initiate-and finish-projects outside their job's delineated duties.  Such motivation is critical to a career boost, says Lynn Berger, a New York career coach.  "Show the extra edge," she advises.  Project to your employer that you're motivated, out there, trying and wanting more!"  Monthly Broadcast Contributor - MomsRefuge.com

Panel Discussions

"Job Search after 40" - Career Transition for Dancers
New York City, January 2011

Participated in a Meet-up group in New York City, February 2011 -
"Working Part-Time: a Conversation with Lynn Berger"

Lynn Berger, Career Consultant, is currently a member of:  

  • The Board of Directors at the Federation Employment and Guidance Service
  • Career Development Specialists Network, Member of Executive Board
  • International Coach Federation
  • Graduate Coach University
  • National Career Development Association
"Lynn Berger is knowledgeable, well prepared, supportive and understanding, while being professional."

Former Career Coaching Client

 

"Important thing I got from you was not to quit!"

Coaching Client