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Lynn Dessert
Works at Leadership Breakthrough, Inc.
Attended Miami University
Lives in Charlotte NC
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Hoping to get the word out to help Abby continue working her magic across the US helping job seekers find employment. Share her story with your networks. Every time you pay it forward, you help someone become more confident.
I met Absolutely Abby a couple of years ago when she came to Rochester, NY. Since then, she’s been back three times. Two months ago, I moved to Charlotte, NC and she’s already been there too. Abby ...
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It's time for the Career Development Carnival submissions for June! We have a theme this month: Tips to get Someone You don’t Know to Respond to your Request

One of the things job hunters and career navigators struggle with is how to connect and get a response from and prospective employer or network contact. Do you have a secret formula or tip that you can share?

Submit your post here through our link. Posts must have been published between June 1-16.
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The March Career Development Carnival is live today! Many thanks to our contributors who were up to the challenge of our theme month. 
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Calling for submissions to the Career Development Carnival!

If you know of anyone that is a career expert and blogger that would like to contribute to the Career Development Carnival, please pass this along to them! The February deadline for submissions is February 10th.

Details can be found through this link.
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It time for the January Career Development Carnival Submissions! We are looking for your best career related post written and published this month - final submissions by Monday, January 13th! The carnival goes live on the following Thursday at Elephants at Work.

http://www.careerdevelopmentcarnival.com/career-development-carnival-post-submissions/
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Many thanks to all our contributors this month on the Career Development Carnival! 
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Great article! It's quite helpful and informative. 
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Made the move to Charlotte NC and am settled in. 
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When you get a sense of calmness after the move chaos, you know it was a good move.
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Calling for submissions to the Career Development Carnival. Deadline is May 11 for career related blog stories written this month. Use the submission form below.  
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We are looking for your posts to be included in the Career Development Carnival for the March edition. The topic is: Which came First? The Chicken or the Egg?
Think about the conversations you have with people who believe that one action or thought has to come first…does it really? We would love to hear your views of what comes first in career development.

Submissions are due March 17....submit using the form below.
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This month's Career Development Carnival is live! Many thanks to every contributor who makes it possible to get the word out to as many people as we can about how to grow their career!
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Join us this month for the Career Development Carnival by submitting your #1 post for 2013!  That's right...we want to highlight the career advice you gave that made a difference this year! 

Use the submission form in our link by December 16th  - the Carnival goes live on December 19th at www.careersherpa.net.
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Thanks so much, Lynn.  Look forward to submitting a post!
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Executive Career Coach
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Executive Development, Individual Coaching, Group and Workshop Facilitation, Career Development, Career Exploration, Organization Assessments, Career Assessments, Interview Preparation, Personal Effectiveness, Self Confidence
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  • Leadership Breakthrough, Inc.
    Founder/President, 2006 - present
    An Executive, Team, and Career Coach service established in 2006 that develops and delivers customized leadership as well as team and behavioral-based training programs for individuals and organizations in the areas of: effective communication, personal effectiveness, accountability, decision-making, creativity, problem solving, and critical thinking skills. Available Assessment Services • Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI) • The Center for Creative Leadership – Benchmarks, SKILLSCOPE, KEYS, Executive Dimensions, 360° BY DESIGN and Prospector • The CPP suite - Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), The Strong Interest Inventory, Firo-B and The Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument
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Charlotte NC
Previously
Torrance CA - St. Joseph MI - Detroit MI - Findlay OH - Toledo OH - Beavercreek OH - Columbus OH - Oxford OH - Greenville SC - Redondo Beach CA - Mahwah NJ - Westfield NJ - Rochester NY - Alexandria VA - Guam -
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better thinking - better decisions - better results
Introduction

Hello, my name is Lynn Dessert, founder of Leadership Breakthrough, Inc. I am a NLP and ICF Professional Certified Coach delivering career and leadership coaching to executives and high potential employees within organizations and privately.

Private Individual Coaching

I work with individuals who feel stuck in their careers and want to figure out why and what to do about it. If you are thinking of working with a coach, take my Coaching Readiness Assessment for free, it will help you decide if this approach will work for you.

Executive and Team Coaching

In organizations, I work with executives who have potential for advancement but career stalling behaviors are blocking or slowing down their progress. When working with teams, I facilitate improvements in their communication, team work, problem-solving and decision-making skills.

I and certified to deliver feedback with many assessment instruments including, Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI), Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Strong Interest Inventory, Benchmarks, Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation (FIRO) and others.

Writing and Speaking

Since 2009, I have written Elephants at Work, a blog dedicated to the career and personal advancement. Last year, I wrote two eBooks:  

I am available for speaking engagements – some of my topics include:

  •  How May Elephants are You Hiding?
  •  Five Ways to Manage Your Career Better
  •  Leading with Your Strengths
  • The New Bad Behavior: Workplace Bullying
  • Job On-Boarding: Retention Strategies at Work

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  • Leadership Coach
  • Career Coach
  • Executive Coach
  • Training and Development
  • Blogger
  • HR Pro
  • Dancer
  • Computer Geek
  • WOW Girl
Education
  • Miami University
    MBA
  • Wright State University
    Social Work
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