Lauren McGoodwin is the Founder & CEO for Career Contessa. Career Contessa facilitates honest conversations by real women about work and life--to help you achieve fulfillment and balance in both.
Lauren founded Career Contessa in 2013 after experiencing a gap in career development tools for women. She designed, managed and executed the development of CareerContessa.com, which now includes 150+ career interviews with influential women and provides daily career inspiration to over 50k readers. Lauren also built the marketing, social media, and engagement strategy for Career Contessa from the ground up, including Career Contessa's popular newsletter and securing syndication partnerships withRefinery29, The Muse, POPSUGAR, and more.
Formerly, Lauren was a University Recruiter for Hulu focused on hiring, strategy, and program management. She has a BS from University of Oregon and a Masters in Communication Management from USC where she wrote her thesis on millennials and career resources.