Career Coaching

Strategic Career Coaching

One-on-one strategic and tactical career coaching is available to support alumni in career transition. All Johnson alumni are eligible to schedule an introductory and complimentary appointment with a Cornell career coach. Please contact Jennifer Bobrow Burns or Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham and they will direct your inquiry to the appropriate advisor based on your interest.

Topics may include:

  • Advice about career-related resources, the alumni network, and online tools available
  • Guidance in researching potential careers, industries, and job markets
  • Advice on effective networking strategies
  • Resume and cover letter reviews and critique
  • Assistance with interview skills preparation and practice
  • Advice on salary negotiation
  • Additionally, access to a curated list of executive and career coaches is linked below.

Johnson Alumni Advisor Consultants:

The Cornell Alumni Career Development Office has curated a network of seasoned career advisors who are available to provide expert advice and guidance on a spectrum of career issues. These external advisors have an agreement with Johnson to provide coaching to alumni for a reduced fee.  Learn more and connect with the Johnson Alumni Advisor Consultants.


Career Action Groups

Our virtual Career Action Groups brought to you by the career management team are designed to help alumni navigate a job search.  These six-session groups run multiple times throughout the year and include topics focusing on strategizing, planning, and executing a job search, branding yourself, using LinkedIn effectively, relationship-building techniques, maintaining momentum, and other topics as identified by the group.

If you are interested in participating in future sessions, please email emba-cmc@cornell.edu for more information.