Hollenback Consulting LLC

Founded in 2015, Hollenback Consulting LLC is a college admissions and career transition strategy consultancy. Working virtually via email, phone and video-conferencing with students and professionals from across the US and around the globe, we provide the support you need to achieve your college/career goals, all from the comfort of your own home.


Linda J. Hollenback, MSEd, CPRW

OWNER & PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT

I am passionate about helping people achieve their goals.

As a College/Career Strategist and Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW), I empower you to reach new heights and achieve your full potential in college admissions and career transitions. Leveraging more than a decade of experience in the education and nonprofit sectors, I will partner with you to identify your strengths, develop your unique personal/professional brand, and effectively articulate your strategic story to achieve your educational and career goals. 

I look forward to working with you as your partner in success!

Skills Summary

  • Career Development and Transitions

  • College Admissions Consulting and Student Advising

  • Interview Coaching

  • Fundraising Strategy and Grant Writing

  • Personal Statement Brainstorming & Editing Support

  • Writing/Editing - Cover Letter, Résumé, LinkedIn Profile, & Executive Summary


LEADERSHIP & SeRVICE

Association of Career Professionals - Greater Philadelphia Network, Communications Chair, 2018-Present
Boston University, Career Advisory Network, 2006-Present
Wharton MBA Career Management, Résumé Reviewer, 2015-2018
Pennsylvania Conference for Women, Résumé Reviewer, 2015-2018
Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly, Board of Directors, 2011-2017
  - Executive Committee/Co-Chair of Development, Marketing and Special Events Committee, 2012-2017
Drexel University, LeBow College of Business, UNIV-B201: Career Management, Industry Reviewer, 2015
Impact100 Philadelphia, Member, 2011-2013
Boston University Alumni Club of Greater Philadelphia, Founding Executive Board Member, 2006-2010


EDUCATION

University of Pennsylvania, M.S.Ed. in Higher Education Management
Boston University, B.A. in Art History and Classical Civilizations, Magna cum laude
 

Professional memberships

American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Member/Salary Negotiations Facilitator
Association of Career Professionals: Greater Philadelphia Network
Higher Education Consultants Association
National Career Development Association
Pennsylvania Association for College Admissions Counseling (PACAC)
Professional Association of Résumé Writers & Career Coaches (PARW/CC) - Certified Professional Résumé Writer
The National Résumé Writers' Association
 

PRESS

Featured in "The Most Powerful Action Verbs for Professional Resumes" by C. Zayeer Kaufman, Monster.com (2017)

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