Eileen Sharaga is a career development specialist and a recognized authority on workplace issues and employment trends. As a career counselor, psychologist, consultant and educator, Ms. Sharaga works with individuals, businesses, college grads and professionals helping people choose, change and advance their careers. The depth of her work comes from her own personal experiences as her careers have spanned 5 different industries which include advertising, marketing, finance, technology and executive recruiting.
With a Master degree in counseling and career development, plus two decades of experience in business and industry, Ms. Sharaga provides a deep expertise in navigating today’s complex world of work. Having both a psychological and business background, she provides a unique perspective into penetrating the intricate patterns of careers in the workplace.
Recognized as an expert on career and workplace issues, she has delivered over 300 speeches and workshops to corporations, professional associations, alumni associations and civic groups, including Harvard, Yale and Princeton Universities, Association of Management Consultants, IBM, American Marketing Association, Society of Engineers, Women in Communication, The New Jersey Bar Association, Society for Marketing Professionals, Security and Exchange Commission, Women’s Media Association, and the NYC Board of Education.
Ms. Sharaga has been on the faculty of The Parson’s School of Design, Long Island University, The CUNY Research Foundation, Marymount College, The New School University, La Guardia Community College, Touro College and American Women in Economic Development.
Ms. Sharaga has written by-line articles featured in Marketing Review, Marie Claire, Chemical Engineering Progress, More Magazine, Women’s Business and quoted in the Wall St. Journal, The NY Post, Working Today, and The New York Times.
Ms. Sharaga is currently engaged in gathering research for her book titled “Careers From the Inside Out.”