Alyssa Gelbard is the Founder and President of Resume Strategists, Inc., a leading career consulting and personal branding firm. She is a sought-after career strategist and personal branding expert known for her personalized, strategic approach that enables clients to confidently market themselves in an increasingly competitive job environment.
Alyssa works with senior executives across industries and functional areas to help them identify and articulate their personal brand and achieve their professional goals. She employs Resume Strategists’ comprehensive approach that includes career strategy, creation of a resume, cover letter and LinkedIn profile, and job search, networking and interview guidance.
With a background in strategic marketing and branding, and experience hiring and managing staff for the majority of her career, Alyssa brings a unique perspective to career consulting, as she understands exactly what employers desire in potential candidates throughout all stages of the recruiting and hiring process. Alyssa leads a talented and growing Resume Strategists team that provides a superior client experience during all phases of client engagement.
Alyssa is a recurring featured speaker on various aspects of career advancement at NYU’s Center for Career Development and The 92nd Street Y. She has been an alumni interviewer for Tufts University prospective students for almost 20 years as part of the Tufts University Admissions Network. Alyssa has also been a mentor and speaker at the non-profit Dress for Success, providing career and professional development guidance, as well as a guest lecturer Tufts University and leading professional organizations.
Alyssa’s expertise in career advancement and personal branding has been featured in leading media including Huffington Post, Inc., Business Insider, CIO, Yahoo!, MSN, LearnVest, LevoLeague and the New York Daily News.
She is a member of NY Women in Communications, Ellevate, Tufts University Admissions Network, Tufts University Alumni Network and NYU SternConnect.
Alyssa has an MBA in Marketing from NYU’s Stern School of Business and a BA in Sociology from Tufts University.