Testimonials

Individuals, schools, businesses, and organizations from around the country have purchased Susan’s book and/or listened to her presentations.

“My mom gave me a copy of your book, and I really appreciate it. It was a very informative read and taught me a lot about success in the job hunt. It will be an invaluable tool for me in the coming months as I look for my first job. Thank you again.” Student, University of California, Berkeley

 

“On behalf of the young professionals committee, I wanted to thank you again for speaking at our January workshop. We received some great feedback from our members who attended that evening. Thanks again and I look forward to saying in touch. Fantasic book.” Young Professionals Event Coordinator

 

“I enjoyed listening to your presentation last night. You really targeted very important issues. I am definitely interested in purchasing your book!! Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to meet with all of us!” Young Professionals Event Attendee

 

“…we met briefly last night at the event. Thank you so much for all of the great advice you shared with the group. I will use this advice in my job search, and I will share this knowledge with my classmates and colleagues. Take care, and best of luck to you in the future.” Career Development Event Attendee

 

“Thank you very much for the positive feedback and suggestions. I couldn’t have imagined tackling the resume and cover letter without your help. I got some very positive feedback on my resume from my friend’s uncle who used to recruit from some companies.  Without your feedback and guidance, it wouldn’t have improved so much. THANK YOU!!!”  Student, Northwestern University

 

“I am so thankful for your quick advice and suggestions. This by far the best experience I have had….I can’t thank you enough!” Graduating Senior

 

“Thank you so much for coming to talk with my group and sharing your insights of the marketing aspects of job search and how important it is to get out and network and stay connected to those people you talk with. I think your talk was invaluable.” Career Counselor

 

“Thank you so much for your most interesting presentation last night. As a new member of those looking to enter a different career during a most unusual economic time in our nation I found your presentation encouraging and insightful. As a long time entrepreneur I enjoyed your examples. I hope to see you again and will look forward to reading your book.” Organization Event Attendee

 

“I just wanted to tell you that your presentation today was extremely helpful. You brought up many good points that will help me in my starting my career. I also wanted to thank you for the one-on-one attention you gave me and others after the presentation. It was greatly appreciated!” Student, Marquette University

 

“I wanted to take a moment to thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to speak to our students. I cannot tell you how many students who stopped me to tell me how much they appreciated the tips you gave them about branding themselves. As I mentioned to you, I also took away a few tips of my own from your talk. I know that there are many things you could have been doing tonight, but you devoted several hours to make this event possible and I am very indebted to you for that. I just wanted to be sure you knew how much I appreciated it. Thank you!!!” Assistant Dean of Student Services

 

“I was quite pleased. The seats were all taken and some students were even standing, which was nice to see. You did a great job answering students’ questions about branding themselves and getting prepared for career fairs and the students seemed engaged.” University, Assistant Dean of Student Services

 

“Thanks so much for speaking to the students last night! It was valuable information, and I hope to see some of them using it next Tuesday at the fair. I hope you will keep in touch with us! Thanks again for your help with this workshop.” University, Dean of Career Services

 

“Thank you sincerely for all your kind words and for your wonderful presentation. I am convinced that so many who attended were moved and empowered by the knowledge you shared. I appreciate your encouraging words, guidance, and support!” Alumni Group Coordinator

 

“Thank you for coming and speaking last night! I thought you were great and you provided a lot of wonderful information that will not only help me in my line of work but also as a business woman outside of work. I hope you have a wonderful day and maybe we can reconvene in the future!” Alumni Event Attendee

 

“It was great meeting you and getting your extremely usefull book tonight. You are inspiring!”Alumni Event Attendee

 

“Thank you again for coming yesterday. I got a lot out of your presentation.” Alumni Group Attendee

 

“ I don’t know if you remember me and my daughter ….we met at the … alumni event last week. My daughter really took a lot away from your presentation and was really fired up. Thanks for helping to inspire her further.We enjoyed getting a chance to meet you. Perhaps we will run into you when you are on campus for your next presentation.” Alumni Event Attendee

 

“It was great meeting you this morning and I appreciated hearing your comments regarding self marketing. I keep telling myself that I need to start a blog. Your reinforcement has brought this closer to the top of my “to do” list. Thanks again for your efforts to help others.” Networking Group Attendee

 

“Thank YOU…your talk was a huge hit—we heard a lot of positive feedback.” Corporate Event Coordinator

 

“Thank you for joining us. It was a pleasure and delight to meet you. The interns and I took away valuable information from your presentation that I am sure everyone in the room benefited from. I appreciate the time you took out to help us and I am looking forward to you doing so again. Thank you for your words of encouragement and I hope I will have the pleasure of working with you again. Corporate Intern Event Coordinator

 

“Thank you so much for taking the time to speak with us yesterday and especially for answering all of our questions. I look forward to reading your book and connecting with you on LinkedIn in the future.” Corporate Meeting Attendee

 

“Thank you for sharing your insights yesterday. I really enjoyed your presentation and found it extremely helpful. I was very impressed by your career progression. I look forward to hearing from you!” Student, University of Notre Dame

 

“I am a Business Analyst Intern. I am currently attending the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (U of I) with a major in General Engineering (enterprise systems) and a minor in Technology and Management. It was great listening to your lecture and speaking with you today after the Intern Event. Thank you.” Intern Event Attendee. Student, University of Illinois

 

Thanks so much for today. You were great and I loved all the messaging you gave. Thanks again for helping to make this event such a success.” Intern Event, Human Resources Manager

 

“I just wanted to thank you for meeting with me today. It was very beneficial and I really appreciate the advice. Your information is invaluable and I am anxious to put it to use!” Student,Augustana College

 

“Susan, I enjoyed your recent talk. You have a lot to offer those of us pursuing a job in the “real world”. I have recommended your book to my friends, as it is definitely a must-read!”Student, University of Wisconsin

 

“I just wanted to say thank you so much for all of your excellent input based on Marketing Ourselves. It was worthy information to present to our students as well.” Association Annual Conference Attendee

 

“Outstanding. There was great deal of content and reminders that I can take back. I aso liked the conversational feel of the presentation. The style was perfect for this venue. Participants were receptive and engaged, Inspiring introduction, good material to use not only in education but in the corporate world too. Very relevant to issues today with co-op students. Excellent ideas.” Co-op and Intern Association Annual Event Attendee

 

“Thank you again for coming to the networking event last night and for giving a talk! The event would not have been possible without your generous help, and I think that your talk and advice really helped to tie everything together! You clearly are an expert on marketing and networking, and I am looking forward to reading your book. I think that the event went well, and many of the students that I talked to afterwords said that they learned a lot.” Professional Organization Meeting Coordinator

 

“Attendees from your talk on Friday have given very positive feedback. How to network and build relationships is very relevant for graduate students.” Graduate Student Organization Attendee

 

“I was impressed by your wonderful speech on “branding yourself”. I found these tips very helpful and enjoyed listening to your engaging presentation. Thank you so much for coming and speaking.”Student, Northern Illinois University

 

“I wanted to let you know how much we appreciated your keynote at the ABC of Getting an Internship event. We had one of our highest attendance figures in years in the week following your presentation and I’m confident that your remarks motivated all of the seminar attendees to get to the fair and put forth their very best. We also received glowing reviews from employers about the quality of the candidates preparation for the internship fair. Clearly, our semnar attendees took your advice to heart.” University Career Services

 

”I incorporated your helpful comments in my cover letter, it is looking more fabulous than ever. I’ll be finishing up my online application. Thank you for your help. Over the past few weeks I have improved my paperwork in job application, I couldn’t have done it without you.” Student, Northwestern University

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