Learn why a personal brand is important and how to create and communicate a strong and consistent personal brand, whether you’re looking for a job, want to strengthen your professional presence or cultivate new business.

Receive guidance on the many ways to strengthen your personal brand on your resume, LinkedIn profile, other social media channels and when networking/interviewing. Gain insight into how your professional image, personal style and how you dress reflect your brand as well.

Meets from 7-8:30 pm.


Brief Bio

Alyssa Gelbard is the founder and president of Resume Strategists Inc., a leading career consulting and personal branding firm. A sought-after expert on career advancement and personal branding, Alyssa is known for her highly personalized and strategic approach in working with individual and corporate clients.

Brief Bio

Alyssa Gelbard is the Founder and President of Resume Strategists Inc., a leading career consulting and personal branding firm that works with individuals and organizations. With a strategic and highly personalized approach, Resume Strategists helps executives and experienced professionals confidently market themselves to achieve their professional goals. Working with Resume Strategists enables clients to establish a strong personal brand and make powerful first impressions on prospective employers and professional contacts.

Alyssa is a sought-after expert on career advancement and personal branding, known for her highly personalized and strategic approach to working with clients.

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. She leads a talented and growing Resume Strategists team that provides a superior client experience during all phases of client engagement.

Alyssa conducts presentations and workshops on a variety of career advancement topics for companies, professional associations and nonprofits. She is a recurring featured speaker at NYU’s Center for Career Development and 92nd Street Y, and a repeat guest lecturer at Tufts University. Alyssa has also been a mentor and speaker at the non-profit Dress for Success, providing career and professional development guidance. She is an elected member of the Tufts Alumni Council and has been an alumni interviewer for Tufts University prospective students for almost 20 years.

Her expertise in career advancement and personal branding has been featured in Fast Company, Inc., Huffington Post, Forbes, Business Insider, CIO, TheStreet.com and eFinancial Careers, among many other publications.

Alyssa has an MBA in Marketing from NYU’s Stern School of Business and a BA in Sociology from Tufts University.

Details & Ordering

  • Creating a Strong Personal Brand

    Date: Tue, May 16, 2017, 7 pm

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Venue: Classroom

    Price: from $30.00

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Groups of 10 or more receive a 15% discount. Please note that certain events may not qualify for a group rate. To make group arrangements or need further assistance, you may contact Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.

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Priority registration puts you at the front of the line to register for courses and events for an upcoming semester.

Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.


Who is eligible for priority registration?

Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.

How do I know if I qualify?

Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.

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To find out if you are eligible for priority registration, don't have your Patron ID#, or having difficulty ordering online, please call 212.415.5500 or email.