Columbia Career Coaches Panel - Advancing Your Career in the Virtual World

CAA Brooklyn has teamed up with the Columbia University Club of Philadelphia to create a virtual career panel with the Columbia Career Coaches Network on April 1 from 6-7pm EST. Join us to hear advice on advancing your career in 2021 and to learn the tips and tricks of networking and applying for jobs in the virtual world.

We are delighted to host Judith Gerberg '63GS, Mike Mittleman '93BUS, and Joshua Spodek '93CC, '96, '99GSAS, '06BUS of the Columbia Career Coaches Network (CCCN) for a discussion on career-related topics including mid-late career transitions, navigating social media and leveraging LinkedIn, and more. The Columbia Coaches will share their thought leadership and advice. There will be a Q&A session following the panel discussion, but please feel free to submit a few questions in advance on the registration form linked below.

This program is open to all alumni but you must register to receive the Zoom link. We hope to see you there!

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Judith Gerberg '63GS

Judith Gerberg, MA, LMHC, NCC, ATR-BC, thrice president of the Career Counselors Consortium, is the creator of the Passion Projects™ workshops and director of gerberg & co; a New York City-based career development organization that works with clients from all major industries individually, in small groups, and across entire organizations. She specializes in counseling, coaching, and training smart and successful people to express their full potential, manage change, find work they love, and live the life of their dreams. A pioneer of combining art therapy techniques with career counseling to guide clients toward their full potential, Gerberg's unusual combination of street savvy and creative vision makes her unique in her field.

Gerberg conducts programs for countless organizations and universities (Ann Taylor, Citibank, Clairol, Columbia, Dreyfus, NBC, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, Standard & Poors, Young & Rubicam, and Wharton Business School) and is frequently featured in the media, including The New York Times, NPR, Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, and The Today Show. She served on advisory boards of The New York Steering Committee of the Women's Studies in Religion Program of Harvard Divinity School, and The Future Focus Committee of the International Association of Career Management Professionals

Mike Mittleman '93BUS

Mike Mittleman is a preeminent career coach, focusing on mid-level and senior financial executives. He creates customized plans, finding clients the right job 1-3 months faster than they can on their own.

He specializes in financial services’ executives in the banking, FinTech, corporate, and many other verticals. He has helped professionals transition into and out of most Fortune 100 companies, including Goldman Sachs, Google, Morgan Stanley and GE, well as boutique, smaller entities. He works directly with clients with no outsourcing.

Joshua Spodek '93CC, '96, '99GSAS, '06BUS

Joshua Spodek, bestselling author of Leadership Step by Step, coaches executives, entrepreneurs, and rising leaders, with over a decade of experience coaching and over two decades of leadership and entrepreneurial experience. He is also an Adjunct Professor at NYU, leadership coach for Columbia Business School, columnist for Inc., and founder of He leads keynote talks and workshops in leadership, entrepreneurship, and creativity. He holds five Ivy League degrees, including a PhD in Astrophysics and an MBA, and studied under a Nobel Prize winner. He co-founded and led as CEO or COO several ventures and holds six patents.

April 01, 2021 at 6:00pm - 7pm



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