Nancy has over 20 years experience coaching and supporting individuals and groups in career-related areas. She enjoys supporting individual job seekers in all levels including executives, managers, technical professionals, sales, and administrative personnel.
Specialties include formal and informal assessment/direction, resume development, LinkedIn, job search strategies, interview prep and negotiation. Her experience includes working with mature workers, mid-life career/job changers, and college students/new professionals.
In addition to Nancy's years of coaching individuals with Nancy Fraasch Consulting, she has extensive career coaching experience as a Senior Career Coach with a career transition firm where she coached professionals, including executives, managers, engineers, and technical job seekers.
Her experience with graduate and under-graduate college students at University of Minnesota includes developing/teaching career development courses and coaching students at Carlson School of Management and College of Biological Sciences.
Nancy volunteers as Facilitator of a Job Transition Group at Lord of Life in Maple Grove for job seekers. She has also volunteered as a career coach with WomenVenture, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping women gain economic prosperity, and coordinated a career center at a local high school.
In the past, she served as a vocational education public school teacher and as a Community Relations Director for a higher education institution, where she designed, developed, and conducted educational and career-related presentations to various community groups.
Professional affiliations include:
MCDA (Minnesota Career Development Association) - current board member, past president.
ACP (Association of Career Professionals International) - past board member
MBA, Master of Business Administration degree
BS, Vocational Education
Attained status of "Career Management Practitioner" (CMP), Institute of Career Certification International
Certified MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) Assessment Administrator