Find a career counselor in Baltimore, MD

Find career counselors in Baltimore, MD

Find career counselors in Baltimore, MD

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Find career counselors in Baltimore, MD

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Top 10 career counselors in Baltimore, MD

Clients agree: these Baltimore career counselors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Bright House Counseling And Coaching LLC

Bright House Counseling And Coaching LLC

New on Thervo
Offers online services
2 hires on Thervo
5+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
I specialize in working with Men of all backgrounds in dealing with Depression, Anxiety, Phobias, Trauma, Anger issues and other challenges. I will help you strengthen your self identity and self concept so you can overcome your challenges and live life to the fullest. Whether through Counseling or Coaching, Change is never impossible! I enjoy helping Men reach their goals, manage mental health challenges and build out the life they truly want for themselves. Shattering limitations is key. I will help you reach your goals by supporting you in seeing how your thoughts cause you to feel a certain way and how this drives your decisions and actio...

Offers online services
36+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Dr. J. says, "He is easy like a Sunday Morning... Great listener and Highly Skilled in this profession!!!!" Read more
The Compassionate Kind

The Compassionate Kind

Offers online services
2 hires on Thervo
7+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Jeff A. says, "Cherill is an excellent job coach. I liked that she was very helpful and supportive during my job search. she helped me to revise my resume, provided some job leads and most importantly gave me important advice on how to interview effectively and properly. Her services were affordable. She got back with me by email in a consistent and timely fashion on where I stood during the job search process. Cherill also did a Mock Interview with me which was informative. She also has a lot of patience and understanding. She is not just a coach, but also a friend." Read more
Tabula Rasa Coaching

Tabula Rasa Coaching

Offers online services
26 hires on Thervo
17+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Jenna P. says, "I've been working with Karen for just about a month now, and we've had great conversation and helped me uncover things that I wasn't even aware of; or thinking of. She's been great at offering solutions, and helping me to move forward, as a person." Read more
IBH Image Centre

IBH Image Centre

Offers online services
21+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Melissa W. says, "Everything about my ongoing experience with Anita at IBH has been incredible! The life and business coaching is the best I’ve ever had and has improved my mindset to a point where I’m making an impact in the world on a daily basis and I feel happy about it! I highly recommend reaching out to Anita if you want to tap into your potential in any area of life!" Read more
Core Wellness

Core Wellness

Offers online services
1 hire on Thervo
6+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
F. C. says, "Responsive and on the ball. Joe was professional, prompt and taught me really useful coping skills despite the chaos in my life. Thank you." Read more

Your career coaching questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thervo.

How much does a career coach cost near me?

A career coach costs $75 to $200 per hour on average or up to $500 per hour for executives or management team advice. Career coach prices are $150 to $1,000 per package of 2 to 5 private sessions, depending on the level of services offered.

  • Rates vary according to the qualifications and experience of the coach.
  • Sessions on resume improvement, salary negotiation, and basic interview prep are the cheapest overall.
  • Consultations on making a career change and in-depth job search assistance require more appointments for higher total prices per package.

What is career coaching?

An expert in career coaching offers tailored job advice like:

  • Building meaningful networking connections
  • Finding ways to handle job challenges
  • Setting career objectives
  • Strategizing for raises or promotions
  • Cultivating new job skills
  • Enhancing resumes and cover letters
  • Pinpointing optimal professional aspirations
  • Exploring career paths that match your strengths
  • Refining job search techniques

Each coach brings unique industry insights and tailors their services to individual needs.

Are career coaches worth it?

Working with a career coach is worth it because they offer insights and tactics to boost your professional development, either in your current role or in a new role. The counsel of a career coach illuminates fresh approaches to harness your strengths in jobs that best suit you.

How does career coaching work?

The process of career coaching works by:

  • Attending consultations to assess your strengths and job needs.
  • Outlining career decisions and long-term goals.
  • Building an action plan for salary negotiation or job searches.
  • Resume editing to suit each new job application.
  • Interview rehearsals to prepare for various settings.

How do you prepare for a career coaching session?

You can prepare for your initial career coaching meeting by:

  • Getting your relevant work portfolios and resume ready for feedback.
  • Compiling a list of your doubts and desires about your career choices.
  • Reflecting on your work-driven passions and motivations.
  • Detailing common challenges you've had in your current and past roles.
  • Outlining your goals for these coaching sessions.
  • Being open-minded to jot down insights and suggestions.

Always check with your career coach about their agenda for the first session, as each one might have a unique approach.

When do I hire a career coach?

Hire a career coach when you:

  • Feel uncertain about your career direction and stability.
  • Struggle to secure the raise you deserve.
  • Contemplate a career shift due to overwhelming stress or burnout.
  • Aren't growing professionally in your position.
  • Have difficulty discovering compelling job vacancies.
  • Aim to differentiate yourself in a saturated job market.
  • Require guidance in maneuvering workplace dynamics or organizational shifts.
  • Find it challenging to pinpoint your ideal job.

How do I find a career coach?

Find a career counselor near you on Thervo. You can also find career coach references through LinkedIn, in online-coaching directories, or by asking friends. Request a free consultation first to see if their personality and approach suits you.

Consider these factors in your search:

  • Seek out career coaches with experience helping people in your profession.
  • Inquire if they've pursued any updated training or courses recently.
  • Request a comprehensive agreement outlining fees and terms of service.
  • Avoid hiring the cheapest or the most expensive coach because the price isn't the primary indicator of the quality of their services.

Ask if they have training from:

  • The Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches
  • World Coach Institute (WCI)
  • The National Career Development Association (NCDA)
  • The Career Development Network
  • International Association of Career Coaches
  • Career coaching certification from a university
  • A degree in psychology or counseling

What questions do I ask before hiring a career coach?

Consider asking these questions when searching for a career coach:

  • In which area of career coaching do you specialize?
  • Are your coaching sessions available online, face-to-face, or both?
  • Could you provide references or feedback from previous clients?
  • Will you help me craft a resume and complete job applications?
  • Is there a special rate for those who are presently unemployed?
  • How many years of experience do you have as a career coach?
  • Do you offer bundled packages for long-term coaching engagements?
  • What was your educational and work experience in career coaching?
  • Are you certified in any coaching programs?
  • What is the average duration of your coaching sessions?
  • Is it possible to reach out to you between sessions if I need advice?
  • Do you provide any homework or activities to promote my career development?
  • How do you help clients track and assess their advancement?
  • Can you explain your cancellation terms and refund policies?
  • Do you follow the current industry shifts and changes in the job market?
  • How do you pinpoint my strengths and areas to improve?
  • What approach do you take to determine the best job fit for me?

Reviews for Baltimore career counselors

Recent success stories from people in the Baltimore area.
Roland M.
DR. Craig has provided precise insights that improved my and my daughters interactions. My daughter was hearing voices and other therapist could help. An hour with Dr. Craig and she was able to release her self and regain mastery over her life.
Jay D.
she absolutely has earned it , in the very very and I mean very small amount of time we have spoken . To find someone that already knows by knowledge and Instinct what you gotta do to get well again. Well then she’s a winner !
Tabula Rasa Coaching
Akya C.
My overall experience with Anita was Amazing. It allowed my to learn how to effectively prioritize and balance my busy lifestyle. Ive read the ebook Not know ive already said yes, that helpful tool allowed me to be confident in my No and not feel guilty for putting self first and working the plans and goals I set. Ms.Anita has been a positive part of me knowing my why, encouraging me to push my brand even more! I call her the Modern Day "Mary Poppins"!
IBH Image Centre
Anonymous, O.
Excellent work, Joseph got me, validated and challenged me to bring out my own opinions and to be accountable to follow through on my goals.
Core Wellness
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