Karen Tucker – Interview Coach

Karen Tucker, interview coach and creator of InterviewOne, has interviewed thousands of job candidates in a career spanning over 20 years. With a B.S. in Psychology from Central Michigan University, she’s held positions in human resources at Fortune 500 companies such as Wal-Mart, Leo Burnett, and Hilton.

Karen can work worldwide, coaching anyone across the globe with internet access. Her personable character coupled with her knowledge of what manager’s desire in potential hires is what makes her sessions such a success!

Karen recently completed training as a Career Development Facilitator at the University of Wisconsin. This accreditation broadens her current skill set and allows her to administer career assessments and job search strategies for candidates seeking clarification in the industry that best matches their skills and strengths.  Karen resides in Wisconsin with her three children, husband, and their dog, Oreo.

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Most recently, she worked as an independent consultant and interview coach with a company located in Beijing, China. Via Skype™, Karen coached students preparing for their admissions interviews for graduate programs with top universities in the U.S. She’s invigorated by the students’ infectious energy, enthusiasm, and eagerness to improve. She can work worldwide, coaching anyone across the globe with internet access.

Karen began career participating in staffing and hiring procedures for multiple Wal-Mart store openings as well as all HR duties for home store. As an HR manager at a large advertising agency, Karen was responsible for interviewing and hiring candidates for the agency’s professional development program for account manager positions. She traveled nationwide in search of top candidates for agency Leo Burnett. Additionally, Karen worked with managers to recruit for all levels in administrative, finance, print production and media departments as well as providing support for employee-related issues.

Member of:

  • National Career Development Association (NCDA) Member
  • Madison Area Business Consultants (MABC) Member
  • Career Development Facilitator – received accreditation through NCDA and UW Madison.
  • Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) Member
  • Karen has been invaluable in my search to find the right landing spot as I pivot careers. She is part strategist, part thought provoker, and part cheerleader. And she has a masterful knack for knowing when to invoke these various skills to bring out a clarity of purpose and desire that is often hard to pinpoint on your own.

    James T. Finance Professional

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