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Medium: Lynn Berger On The Importance Of Professional Business Networks

US News: The 20 Most Stressful Jobs

Welcome To The Jungle: Soft Skill Employers Look For 2024 Guide

Welcome To The Jungle:Pregnant and job hunting? Here’s how to navigate the search

Yahoo Finance:Posting about mental health struggles could hurt how a potential employer views a worker, study finds

MindBodyGreen: How To Manage A Side Hustle Without The Burnout – From Experts & The People Who Do It

Bankrate: Save Money While Job Hunting 

Welcome to the jungle : Mastering salary negotiation during a recession

CBS: The job exit interview: Is it OK to let loose?

Medium: Lynn Berger On How Simplifying & Decluttering Your Life Can Make You Happier

Money: 5 Career Trends That Will Shake up the Workplace in 2023

Next Avenue: Think You Are Too Old to Start Over?

Market Watch: Farewell, Liz Truss — the shortest-serving prime minister in British history. Thank you for all the valuable lessons. Yes, really.

GoBanking Rates:  Should You Be Friends With Your Co-workers

Columbia Journal: Growing Older, Growing Wiser and Happier

Welcome to the jungle: A trip down memory lane: the evolution of the job hunt from 1970 to 2022

Welcome to the jungle: How to supercharge your gig-work résumé when applying to startups

Muse:13 Best Career Tests, Assessments, and Quizzes for 2022

Muse: I Have Layoff Anxiety. Here’s How I’m Learning to Cope. How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Work From Home Forever

Wall Street Journal: The New Job Interview Dilemna, How Much to Study a Hiring Manager’s Social Media. by Rachel Wolfe

New York Times: Even With a Dream Job, You Can Be Antiwork

Next Avenue: 5 Ways to Find an Age-Friendly Employer

The Muse: How to Read a Job Description the Right Way—So You Can Stop Sending Resumes Into the Void

The Muse: Employers Are Expanding Benefits and Perks in Response to COVID and the “Great Resignation”—Here’s What to Look For

Independent:  What To Know About Negotiating Salary Before Accepting A New Job

Muse:  How to Nail Your Answer to “Describe a Typical Workday”

Muse:    How to Answer “Tell Me About a Time You Went Above and Beyond” in Your Next Job Interview

Parade Magazine:  The Pandemic Has Left Us All a Little Depleted, but These 50 Tips for Building Resilience Can Help

Go Banking Rates: Obstacles Different Generations Face in Their Job Search

Medium:   How We Can Leverage The Power Of Gratitude To Improve Our Overall Mental Wellness

Muse: How to write a professional email

Medium: Giving Feedback; How To Be Honest Without Being Hurtful

Cheapism How to Prepare for Working Past Retirement

The Muse How to Answer “What Is Your Work Style?” in an Interview (Plus Examples!)

AlJazeera With new lockdowns looming remote work feels like forever 

Mass Mutual Retooling Your Career During Covid-19.

The Muse How Do You Choose A Hobby To Talk About.

Money Magazine: How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Work From Home Forever

Thrive – Teach and mentor them to respond

Columbia alumni magazine: Career Reflections While Working At Home 

Eat This, Not That! – 25 Ways to Get Through a Tough Day

The Muse – 7 Essential Tips for Working from Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic

LifeHacker – 3 things you should negotiate at work besides your salary

NBC News –Laid off just in time for the holidays? Here’s how to cope

Grow – Don’t make this common rookie mistake during a job interview, says career expert

Yahoo – 9 ways to be less busy all the time

Marketwatch – How to give someone a better career for Christmas

New York Post – Workers are ‘consciously uncoupling’ from their jobs in unusual ways

Well and Good – Overwhelmed At Work – OCTOBER 10, 2019 – 9 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work When You’re Struggling Mentally – Thinking of a Career Upgrade? Look Within Your Company- July 24, 2019

She Knows – 9 Important Traits Our Daughters Need When They Eventually Run the World

Muse – 7 Tips That’ll Help You Stop Taking Criticism So Personally (and Make it Easier to Move On)

Muse – Here’s How to Name Drop When You’re Trying to Get a Job (Without Sounding Pretentious)

Business Insider – 16 Signs You Are Underpaid and What You Can Do About It, July 10, 2018

Best Life – 30 Things You Should Never Do at Work, July 9, 2018 – Recent Grad? How To Stand Out When Applying To Entry-Level Jobs, June 28, 2018 –Three Things You Should Negotiate At Work Besides Your Salary, February 14, 2018 –What to expect at the second interview, January 2018 – Here’s what NOT to do if, like Hoda Kotb, you get a big promotion, January 2, 2018

Thrivent Magazine – Put Your Passion into Action, December 2017 – What you can learn from Omarosa’s dramatic departure from the White House, December 16, 2017 – How to Ask for a Raise (And Get One), November 13, 2017 – Here’s when to pull a Gal Gadot and stand up to your employer, November 13, 2017

Inside Edition – Ex-Twitter Employee Says ‘I Quit’ by Disabling President Trump’s Account, November 3, 2017 – This is the best time to send an email, September 28, 2017 – Here’s when to gun for a promotion – and when to stay put at your current job, September 2017 – When should you discipline a subordinate?, September 2017 – Should you ever stay at a job you hate?, August 17, 2017 – This is how to find a job if your last one only lasted a few months (or days), August 4, 2017 – 27 Questions Every Grown Ass Woman Needs To Be Asking Herself, July 2017 – Take these actions now if you fear robots are coming for your job, June 6, 2017 – What to do when, like James Comey, you suddenly get fired, May 13, 2017

GBC – Ways To Tell If You Are Really Happy, May 12, 2017

Dice – How to Tell If Your Career Path is on Track, January 30, 2017

Jobs2Careers Advice – 36 Top Experts on the Best Career Resolutions for 2017, December 21, 2016 Should you be friends with your co-workers.

Blog-Returning to Work After Having A Baby?, February 18, 2015

Arrive Magazine – Office Detox-Don’t Let Difficult Employees Poison Your Workplace, November/ December 2014 – What Younger Employees Should Know About Older Staffers, October 21, 2014 – Think you can’t turn volunteer work into a paying job? Think again, August 21, 2014 – The Pitfalls of Loyalty, August 18, 2014 – How to Manage Older Tech Workers, July 10, 2014 – How To Stand Out When You’re Surrounded By Extroverts, June 24, 2014 – 10 ways to ace your post-college job search, June 6, 2014 – Benefits Communication for Millennials: What Every Employer Needs to Know, May 27th, 2014 – Are You Suffering from Secondhand Stress?, March 18, 2014 – “Five Things You Should Negotiate at Work Besides Your Salary“, March 6, 2014

Forbes Online – 5 Perks Worth Negotiating at Work, March 4, 2014 – Beyond Your Paycheck: 5 Things to Negotiate at Work, March 3, 2014 – How To Make A Midlife Career Change, January 2014

AARP, Life Reimagined for Work – Over 50 & Unemployed: Finding Part-Time Work, October 22, 2013 – 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 – More Seniors Plan To Work In Retirement, June 11, 2013

Levo League – The Pros and Cons of Gossip in the Office, June 10, 2013 – Tactics for Getting Hired, from New Nurses to Seasoned RNs, April 16, 2013 – Missed Milestones, March 28, 2013 – 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

TIME Magazine – “A New Job for Christmas? Why The Holidays Can Be a Great Time to Look for Work”, December 19, 2011

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, 2011

Quoted in TIME Moneyland – “I’m Unemployed and I Want to Start My Own Business“, September 6, 2011 Career expert Q+A- August 2011

CNBC – “Falling Down the Career Ladder”, July 18, 2011

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

Huffington Post – “Career Change: How To Make It Happen“, July 1, 2011

The Fiscal Times – “12 Creative Resumes That Worked“, June 28, 2011

TIME Magazine – “Q&A: Counselor Lynn Berger on Shifting Careers“, June 02, 2011

WSJ MarketWatch – Five tips for parents to start the new year right. January 13, 2011

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

Quoted in, “Can An Online Degree Help Advance your Career?”

Quoted in CNBC Article, “Manager’s role: Appealing or appalling?”, April 5, 2010

Quoted in 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

The Wall Street Journal – Brave or Brazen? Bold Tactics Don’t Always Get the Job, August 31, 2009

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.”

The New York Times – How to Make the Best of a Delayed Retirement, July 4, 2009

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

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., 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?” – Encarta, February 2008

Find the job that is your true passion” – The Record, from the North Jersey 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 – Volunteering Can Open Doors to a New Career, July 2007

The Wall Street Journal – Competing Offers Of Pay vs. Prestige Tempt Job Seekers, October 25, 2005 – 10 Ways To Keep Busy Between Jobs, May 11, 2004

Quoted 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.”

Newsday – Uncle Sam’s Aid For Job Hunters / But you can’t deduct that new suit, alas, April 6, 2003

The Wall Street Journal – Newly Unemployed Find Posts As Consultants for Ex-Employers, March 11, 2003

Mademoiselle – Is Your Boss Holding You Back?, February 2000

Washington Post – From Job to Lifework: Finding the Path

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Mentioned in Money Magazine – “Talk Your Way to a Shorter Workweek.”

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

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“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 –

June 2015 -Lynn was featured on the cover of The Connector Magazine.
The article was entitled, Lynn Berger: Finding the Right Fit for Life and Work.

Bustle – 9 Signs You’re Probably Not Getting The Job, August 19, 2016 – An Australian Woman Reminds Us That It’s Time To Step Up Our Résumé Game, June 29, 2016

Bravo – How To Skip Work on a Nice Day and Keep Your Boss from Finding Out, June 6, 2016

Mass Mutual Financial Group – Can You Afford a Career Change?, June 2016 – 11 Things To Do Daily For Your Mental Health, So You Can Stay Balanced & Happy, April 18, 2016 – 8 ways to know it’s time for a new job, April 2016 – How to talk politics at work, March 2016

Diversity Woman Magazine – Am I A Bad Parent If Travel Without My Kids?, Winter 2016

LearnVest – Got Laid Off? Here Are the First 4 Things You Should Do, January 7, 2016

The Muse – This is How You Name Drop in an Interview

Helpline Center – Volunteering can pay off in your job, November 23, 2015

Knoxville News Sentinel – WorkWise: Freelancers can be corporate ever-readies, November 23, 2015

The Rheumatologist – Tips on Offering Constructive Criticism to Employees, October 14, 2015

Clark Howard – 5 ways to advance your career and take a vacation (paid by your boss), July 14, 2015

Bell Family Company Blog – 10 ways to balance summer with the kids, July 2, 2015

Articles Written

Career Counseling Articles Written By Lynn Berger, NY Career Coach and Articles In Print & Online Where Lynn Has Been Quoted Decision Making Tips-Published in the Lion Down Columbia University, April 2019. How To Find Your Career Passion-Published in  the Low Down Columbia University, February 2019 How To Become A Savvy Part-Time  Professional- Published in the Low Down, Columbia University, August 2018

Work Start Time and Salaries, Published by Bank Rate April 30th, 2019

9 Ways to Be Less Busy All the Time, Published on – January 18, 2019, By Alli Hoff Kosik, BRIT + CO

The 8 Best Books for Career Advice, According to Executive Coaches, Published in New York Magazine Dec. 7, 2018, By Maxine Builder.

Turning volunteer work into a paying job, Published on, Oct. 31, 2018

Why You Should Take Time to Mourn During Career Transitions, Grief is common when you leave a job you love, Published in The New York Times, Aug. 23, 2018, By Kimberly Lawson.

Gaps in Employment: Don’t Feel the Need to Apologize, Published in The Low Down, Columbia University, June 2018.

5 Stress Reducers for Work and Life, Published in The The Low Down, Columbia University, February 2018.

The Benefits to Volunteering During a Career Transition, Published in The Low Down, Columbia University, October 26, 2017

How to help your grad face a tough job market, Published on, July 20, 2011

Columbia Alumni Career Coaches Network, February 1, 2016
How Can You Overcome a Career Slump?

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

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