Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich is a career empowerment expert—as well as a digital content, marketing, and social media specialist. Julie honed her career expertise by navigating the corporate ladder at Warner Bros. (editorial director of Alloy Entertainment, creators of Gossip Girl, Pretty Little Liars, and The Vampire Diaries), Hearst (site director for the Hearst Teen Network, which includes seventeen.com), and AOL (editor and on-air personality at AOL RED, AOL’s teen channel) and is currently the managing partner and president of editorial operations at Masthead Media Company (which she also co-founded). Julie is the host of the podcast Coffee Break w/ NYWICI. Her career advice can be heard regularly on SiriusXM’s Wake Up! with Taylor and has been featured in outlets including USA Today, Cosmopolitan, Woman's Day, Crain's New York, TheStreet.com, Good Day New York, and Great Day Washington. She is a graduate of the Boston University College of Communication. Follow her daily career advice on Twitter: @JulieinNYC.