About The Author
Julie Jansen has a distinguished career leading major corporate outplacement and individual transition efforts as well as being a nationally acclaimed author, presenter and motivational speaker.She has served as Partner at Executive Perspectives, SVP with Manchester Partners and Drake Beam Morin in NYC and CT, and as Principal in her own career process consultancy based in Stamford, CT.
Her depth of client and industry experience has contributed project successes to over 50 major corporations and organizations including GE, Merrill Lynch, American Express, Pitney Bowes, Time Warner, Chase Bank, Zotos International, New York Road Runners, March of Dimes and Lexis Nexis.
Her successful efforts delivering training, consulting and coaching services earned Julie the Professional Excellence Award from DBM.She developed a performance management system for Shiseido in its U.S. operations that replaced paper process, dramatically increasing operational efficiency.
As Project Leader Julie has collaborated with Fortune 100 firms and not-for-profits in conjunction with labor attorneys, state labor commissions and benefits consulting groups.Partnering with both executives and their organizations, Julie has executed large scale personnel initiatives to bring mutually beneficial results to a diverse set of stakeholders.
A best selling author, her “I Don’t Know What I Want But It’s Not This: A Step By Step Guide to Finding Gratifying Work (Penguin: 2010, 2nd Ed,) and “You Want Me To Work With Who? Eleven Keys to a Stress Free Satisfying and Successful Work Life.No Matter Who You Work With (Penguin: 2006) have become top reference books in the employment search category.
Julie earned her B.A. in Mass Communications from University of Hartford and contributes regularly to Baruch College, Cancer and Careers, Yahoo/Hot Jobs and the National Speakers Association.