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HAYVN PRESENTS: Reclaim Your Best Self: A Mother’s Roadmap Back to Career Confidence
March 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
A transformational workshop for you to reclaim your professional confidence and authentic voice. Learn how to rebuild professional purpose, confidence, and a career direction, and learn the skills needed to tackle the psychological obstacles for a successful professional re-invention using the award-winning Work Like a Mother® Career Development Method designed exclusively through the lens of mother’s realities. These obstacles may include a gap in work experience, an outdated resume, obsolete skills, lack of confidence, fear of failure, and lack of a professional direction. Meet in a community with like-minded women to learn the roadmap to re-build the life you want with the support you need.
About the speaker:
Dr. Hilary S. Berger, Ed.D., LPC. is the founder of Work Like a Mother®, is a Career Counselor with a Mental Health background and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She proudly serves working women, stay-at-home mothers, college students, graduates, and career changers at all stages of their lives. She is the founder and CEO of a nationwide career counseling service for women, Work Like a Mother®. For over 20 years Hilary has passionately counseled mothers to re-build their professional purpose, career competencies, and most importantly their confidence while raising children. Hilary has partnered with indeed.com, pioneered and successfully served women through her solution-oriented comprehensive career counseling system designed exclusively through the unique lens of women’s life stages and the realities of mother’s lives. She has written articles on the Career Implications for Stay at Home Moms, runs career academies, career boot camps, and intensive career accelerator programs for large and small audiences. She has been privileged to present the Work Like a Mother® career development model at a global National Career Development Association annual conference and is honored to be interviewed by numerous media outlets to raise awareness about issues facing professional women who become mothers. She has contributed to segments on this topic for TV, Radio, and Print Publications for USA Today, CBS, CNBC, Good Housekeeping Magazine, 1010Wins, News 8 Connecticut, and many podcasts empowering women around the globe.