Caroline is a career and business expert, writer, speaker, and co-founder of SixFigureStart®. Caroline has coached executives from leading firms including Amazon, American Express, Condé Nast, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Google, Pfizer, and Tesla. Prior to launching SixFigureStart® in 2008, Caroline spent 15 years in strategy consulting, executive search and HR. Caroline has been a repeat guest on CBS, CNN, CNBC, and Fox Business and has been quoted in BusinessWeek, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Fortune, Inc, Success Magazine, and other major media outlets.
Caroline is a career columnist for Forbes and formerly wrote for CNBC, Money, and Portfolio. She is the author of 3 books: “Jump Ship: 10 Steps To Starting A New Career” (2015, Forbes Media); “Six Steps To Job Search Success” (2011, Flat World Knowledge); and “How the Fierce Handle Fear: Secrets to Succeeding in Challenging Times” (2010, Two Harbors Press).
Caroline teaches Professional Development and Negotiation courses at Columbia University and received a grant from the Jones New York Empowerment Fund for her work with the mid-career professional. A classically trained pianist at Juilliard and Manhattan School of Music, Caroline stays active in the arts, performing stand-up comedy.