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Amanda Bates

Amanda is a career coach that empowers others to focus both on the potential and possibilities. With a solution focused approach, she helps clients put their best professional face forward.

mentor $ $ $


Specialties

  • College/New Grads
  • Women
  • Career Changers

More about Amanda

Amanda helps clients to create a cohesive brand that reflects their professional journey. As a career strategist, she focuses on helping new professionals as well as seasoned career changers bring their A-game to the workplace. Currently a career services director, Amanda’s professional portfolio includes teaching English in Cameroon, overseeing a college access center, career counseling in Qatar, and founding an online platform focused on Black international living. While her coaching experience is across multiple sectors and countries, Amanda has a special interest in those pursuing career opportunities in non-profits, higher education, and the creative arts. She is also keen on helping those who want to work internationally. Amanda believes in the power of storytelling and loves helping clients master the interview, negotiate salary goals, or implement a networking strategy.

Certifications

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)