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"Abby's passion for recruiting and willingness to share her insight of the field always seems to shine through. She is eloquent, with a comfortable, engaging style that people seem to connect with."
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Absolutely Abby’s Book Launch Party

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"Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets" book launch party at El Rio Grande in NYC which included 100 guests of honor.

 

Absolutely Abby with Diane Macedo on Fox News

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Abby talks to Diane Macedo on Fox News about the "Total Career Makeover Contest" where she gave away a free makeover, an interview suit and job search advice to one man and one woman in the NYC area.

 

Absolutely Abby with Jack Canfield & James Malinchak

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Abby was introduced to Jack Canfield, the co-creator of the #1 Best-Selling book series, Chicken Soup for the Soul, a guest in the movie "The Secret", and author of the "Success Principles". Abby also met James Malinchak from Big Money Speaker & The Secret Millionaire.

 

Absolutely Abby with Mark Victor Hansen

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Abby met Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator of the #1 Best-Selling book series, Chicken Soup for the Soul in 2009. Mark inspired Abby to write her first book "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets".

 

Absolutely Abby with Brian Tracy

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Abby met Brian Tracy, the best selling author of "The Psychology of Selling" and "Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life".

 

Absolutely Abby with Ted Koppy
on Good Morning Connecticut

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Abby was interviewed live by Ted Koppy on Good Morning Connecticut (WTNH - ABC) about her book, "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets"

 

Absolutely Abby with Deborah Duncan
on Good Morning Texas

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Deborah Duncan interviewed Abby live in Houston on Good Morning Texas (KHOU-TV/CBS) about her 2013 Job Search Success Tour and about Phoenix Career Services.

 

Absolutely Abby with Cindy Vero on KTU

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Abby was interviewed by Cindy Vero on KTU 103.5 FM in NYC for KTU Cares, a show featuring local celebrities and hometown heros who are giving back to their communities and making a difference.

 

Absolutely Abby with Christine Pullara on Atlanta & Co

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Christine Pullara interviewed Abby on 11 Alive’s Atlanta & Co. about determining your career path and about some great free tools from University of Phoenix.

 

Absolutely Abby with Keith Taylor on Good Day Tulsa

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Abby is interviewed live in Tulsa by Keith Taylor on KTUL-TV / ABC about her 2013 Job Search Success Tour and about some great free tools from University of Phoenix.

 

Absolutely Abby and Kent Pierce
on Good Morning Connecticut

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Kent Pierce interviews Abby on Good Morning Connecticut (WTNH - NBC) about her Job Search Success Tour and mission to educate a million job seekers in America.

 

Absolutely Abby with John Fugazzie
and Shelli Sonstein on Q104.3

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Shelli Sonstein from Q104.3 interviewed Abby and John Fugazzie with Neighbors-helping-Neighbors about their respective missions to help job seekers.

 

Absolutely Abby with Sarah Evans
on Good Morning Connecticut

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Abby makes a return trip and speaks with Sarah Evans on Good Morning Connecticut (WTNH - ABC) about her book, "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets".

 

Absolutely Abby with Dr. Bill Dorfman
from Extreme Makeover

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Abby met Dr. Bill Dorfman, who is affectionately known as "America’s Dentist". Bill is recognized world wide as a leading dentist who is responsible for creating smiles for many of Hollywood’s brightest stars and is the featured dentist on the hit ABC series, "Extreme Makeover". He has been interviewed extensively for numerous television and magazines including ABC’s Good Morning America, The View, Oprah, CNN’s Larry King Live, NBC’s The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Dr. Phil, The Rachael Ray Show, The Tyra Banks Show, and Entertainment Tonight.

 

Absolutely Abby with Paige McCoy Smith
on Good Morning Texas

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Abby is interviewed live in Dallas by Paige McCoy Smith on Good Morning Texas on WFAA-TV / ABC about her 2013 Job Search Success Tour and about taking control of your career.

 

Absolutely Abby, the cast of Jerseylicious and Cindy Vero

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Abby held a "Total Career Makeover Contest"in 2011 where she gave away a free makeover, an interview suit and job search advice to one man and one woman in the NYC area. Cindy Vero was the emcee and Doria and Miguel from the cast of Jerseylicious provided the makeovers.

 

Absolutely Abby with Parker Wallace
on Better Mornings Atlanta

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Parker Wallace interviewed Abby on Better Mornings Atlanta on WGCL-TV / CBS about Phoenix Career Services and University of Phoenix.

 

Absolutely Abby and Gayl Murphy

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Abby is interviewed by Gayl Murphy, a Hollywood Entertainment Reporter who covers films, TV, music & pop culture. Gayl has interviewed 15,000+ celebrities and newsmakers. As a Hollywood Correspondent, she has been involved with the following media outlets: ABC News, SKYNEWS, BBC-TV/RADIO, Newsday, The World Service, E!, ABC-TV/Austraila, LiquidNEWS, HelloTV, KLOS, KABC, KROQ, KFI, KWST, KFWB, SIRIUS, TalkSPORT, AP Radio, SWNetworks, REELZ Channel, MCM/Australia, CFOX, & Hollywood Today.

 

Absolutely Abby on the Gregory Mantell Show

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Gregory Mantell interviews Abby about the mistakes candidates make during interviews on the #1 internet talk show. Gregory is the anchor and reporter for KOMU TV (NBC 8) aside from being the host of "The Gregory Mantell Show"", a show featuring celebrities and experts on a wide range of subjects. The show has been seen by millions online and is also on cable TV in NYC and LA.

 

Absolutely Abby with Barbara De Angelis

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Abby met Dr. Barbara De Angelis, the best selling author of "Chicken Soup for the Couple’s Soul", "Are You the One For Me?", and numerous other titles. Barbara was an inspiration for Abby’s 1st book "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets".

 

Absolutely Abby at the NASA Job Search Group

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Abby was presented with a bookmark from the Spaceship Discovery. Only 100 bookmarks were created and placed on the shuttle for souvenir purposes. After Abby spoke to the job seekers, Joe presented her with his one of a kind bookmark.

 

Absolutely Abby with Kim Lyons from the Biggest Loser

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Abby met Kim Lyons, an American athlete, personal trainer, nutritionist, and fitness model who has starred on the United States version of The Biggest Loser. She was a panelist at the 2008 Miss America pageant and wrote a book entitled Kim Lyons: Your Body, Your Life.

 

Absolutely Abby with Kristi Frank from The Apprentice

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Abby was introduced to Kristi Frank, a contestant from Season #1 of Donald Trump’s The Apprentice on NBC. Kristi has also been featured on The View, Oprah, MSNBC, and The Today Show and now hosts "The Success Show".

 

Absolutely Abby with Glenn Morshower from 24

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Abby and Ken met Glenn Morshower, who is best known for playing Secret Service Agent Aaron Pierce in 24. Morshower has guest-starred on many TV series, including Charmed, The Dukes of Hazzard, Matlock, The West Wing, Star Trek, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, Babylon 5, King of the Hill, Buffy the Vampire SlayerJAG, Crossing Jordan, NCIS, The Closer, Bones, Criminal Minds, Friday Night Lights and 24.

 

Absolutely Abby with Keith Bogen at Tedx Rutgers

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Abby presented "Small Ripples Make Big Waves" at Tedx Rutgers. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group.

 

Absolutely Abby and Barbara Niven

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Abby met Barbara Niven who is known for her roles on The Bold and the Beautiful as Brenda Dickerson, and in One Life to Live as Liz Coleman Reynolds. Barbara also appeared in guest roles on numerous television series, including ER, Cold Case, Las Vegas, NCIS, Charmed, Eli Stone and plays recurring roles on Pacific Palisades and Silk Stalkings.

 

Absolutely Abby with The Nutrition Twins

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Abby met "The Nutrition Twins" who have been featured regularly as nutrition experts on Good Morning America, The Discovery Health channel, Fox News Channel, NBC, Bravo, WABC-TV, WPIX-TV, CBS, The Learning Channel, Oxygen Network, Life and Style, Fox & Friends, and Fox 5’s Good Day New York.

 

Absolutely Abby with Valerie Smaldone on WOR

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Abby was interviewed on Valerie’s New York by Valerie Smaldone, the 5 time Billboard Magazine Winner who is best known for holding the #1 position in the New York radio market as the midday host on 106.7FM

 

Absolutely Abby with Marci Shimoff from The Secret

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Abby was introduced to Marci Shimoff, the author of "Happy For No Reason", co-author of "Chicken’s Soup for the Women’s Soul" and guest on "The Secret".

 

Absolutely Abby with Joe Franklin

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Abby was interviewed on Bloomberg Radio by Joe Franklin, a legend of the early history of television who is credited with hosting the first television talk show back in 1951.

 

Absolutely Abby with Hilary Murray on WDVR Radio

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Abby was interviewed by Hilary Murray on WDVR 89.7 FM about "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets". Since 2004, Hilary has hosted the Stepping Stones radio show where she interviews authors, celebrities, and leaders of charitable organizations about social issues.

 

Absolutely Abby and Heather Swift from The Career Corner

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Abby’s first TV appearance as "Absolutely Abby" was on the Career Corner in 2009 with Heather Swift.

 

Absolutely Abby and Ken Kohut on the set of "Friends"

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Abby and Ken visited the set of Friends, one of their favorite shows. They only wished that the Friends would have been able to join them.

 

Absolutely Abby on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Tell everyone about your dreams and some day they may actually come true!

 
 

Drawn from my 18 years of experience and research in recruiting and Human Resources, my blog posts are intended to provide insight into what corporate recruiters and Human Resource professionals look for when they are evaluating your qualifications. Simply reading these blogs will not guarantee you success. However, consistently applying the strategies mentioned, as well as developing your own personal interview style, will greatly enhance your chances of victory amidst the competition. I wish you the best of luck with your search as you begin to take charge of your career!