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Donna Sweidan
Works at Careerfolk, LLC
Attended New York University
Lives in Connecticut, USA
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Work
Occupation
Career Coaching, Linkedin Training, Resume Writing
Employment
  • Careerfolk, LLC
    Career Coaching, Linkedin Training, Resume Writing, present
  • Baruch College, DBM, The New School
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Currently
Connecticut, USA
Previously
South Africa - Santiago de Chile & Vina Del Mar, Chile
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Introduction
For over 15 years, career coach and LinkedIn expert Donna Sweidan has helped job seekers and career changers identify the tools and knowledge they need to navigate the demands of the job market.  
As the founder of Careerfolk, LLC, a full-service career management company she specializes in highly-personalized career coaching, providing an holistic approach that prepares her clients to know, brand & market themselves for today’s highly competitive landscape. From a comprehensive assessment to a full portfolio of job search documents including bio, resume and cover letters, as well as a comprehensive audit of your online presence, Donna helps you understand and embrace Career & Job Search Management 2.0.
 
A popular and inspiring speaker, Donna presents on a range of workshops both locally and via webinar. As a LinkedIn expert and proponent on integrating technology into the career management process, she’s dedicated to teaching people how to leverage the power of the Internet to advance and manage their careers.
A strong proponent of the job search strategy group, she and her group were featured in the New York Times, and on CNN.  She has also been quoted in the International Business Times, Fortune.com, The Stamford Advocate, and Minorityrecruitonline.com
Prior to starting Careerfolk, LLC, Donna was the founding Director of Career Services at The New School in NYC, a Disability Coordinator at the University of Connecticut, and an adjunct career counselor at Baruch College.
Donna has earned the Master Career Counselor designation, awarded by the National Career Development Association, and is a New York licensed mental health counselor. She received an M.A. in Counseling from New York University and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.
With offices in Stamford, CT and New York, NY, Donna works with clients throughout the tri-state area, as well as nationally and internationally via phone and internet.
Education
  • New York University
    2000
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Female