Meet Our Career Experts
Our team of professional career counselors, published authors, and media industry specialists are experts at transforming your job search and networking efforts into powerful tools for success.
Alex Twersky has created thousands of powerful resumes and cover letters spanning all career fields, and advised clients on innovative job search strategy, interviewing techniques, professional networking, and on how to put social media to work in their career exploration. Alex has over 14 years of experience in the career-development and resume-writing space. He co-founded Resume Deli, a successful resume and career services company, and he has managed Mediabistro’s career services since 2002. He is also the co-author of “Crane’s Guide to Writing an Effective Resume”. Alex began his career at Scholastic, Inc., a $2 billion global educational media company, where he initiated and led a successful international licensing operation for the company’s digital media products. Since then, Alex has consulted Fortune 500 companies and startups alike on a wide range of projects, including international marketing, branding, digital strategy, product launch and positioning, communications, business development and social media. Alex is also an entrepreneur with a creative flair, ranging in involvement in digital startups to founding a successful film production company, under whose banner he has produced more than 10 films, including three features.
Angie Temming currently serves as the MBA Career Advisor at St. John's University where she delivers seminars on networking, interviewing and salary negotiation; counsels candidates on resume and cover letter development; and implements university-wide programming which involves extensive employer and alumni outreach. While obtaining her M.A. in Higher Education Administration at New York University, Angie worked as a Placement Assistant in NYU's Office of Career Services. Prior to graduate study, Angie worked in the public relations and marketing industries where she edited news releases, consulted clients on current investment trends and promoted the stock of over two dozen publicly owned companies. In her spare time, Angie enjoys teaching exercise classes and traveling. Originally from Cincinnati, Angie received her B.A. in Political Science and Nutrition from Miami University located in Oxford, Ohio.
Tim Haft is the author of Job Notes: Resumes, Trashproof Resumes, Crane's Guide to Writing an Effective Resume, and co-author of JobSmart. Tim was also a contributor to The Career Toolbox, an interactive CD-ROM and Web site. Mr. Haft served as a career counselor at New York University between 1988 and 1995 where he designed and delivered workshops on self-assessment, researching careers, career decision-making, resume writing, interviewing, and job hunting. Tim has also worked as a staffer and freelancer in the book publishing and new media industries. A native of New York City, Tim holds a B.A. in history from the University of Virginia, and an M.A. in sociology from New York University.
Joseph Terach has presented numerous workshops on such topics as resume and approach letter writing, interviewing, and networking, and lectured at a conference of the Association for Continuing Higher Education on the topics of distance education and online career advice. For NYU's Center for Career, Education, and Life Planning, Terach developed an online advisory service, which each year provides counseling for thousands worldwide. Joseph has had articles published in both Money Magazine and Tech News (Online). Outside of the career counseling and educational planning arena, Joseph can often be seen on other stages throughout New York City, performing as a stand-up comic. He holds an M.A. in Counseling and a B.A. in Psychology and English, both from New York University.